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Welcome to the Anglia Ruskin Student Switch Off!

Student Switch Off is your chance to win prizes for yourself and a party for your hall, all for doing easy things to save energy.

Party for my hall?

Yep! All the halls at Anglia Ruskin are competing to save energy and the best hall on the Cambridge campus gets a Ben & Jerry’s giveaway! The best flat on the Chelmsford campus gets a Domino’s pizza party! To help your hall/flat come top make sure you follow our four energy saving tips.

How do I win Ben and Jerry’s?

We’ve got loads of great prizes to give out in our photo competitions, like Ben and Jerry’s (big tubs!), Lush cosmetics and NUS Extra cards. These run once a fortnight and usually involve just uploading a picture of yourself saving energy onto the facebook fanpage. Simple! There are lots of other competitions as well so make get on the email list and “Like” the Facebook fanpage so you’ don’t miss out.

Recent results

The stats are in from the 2012/13 academic year and Peter Taylor have won the Cambridge campus competition followed by Anastasia, Nightingale, Bridgets and Swinhoe. On the Chelmsford campus Ransomes 118 were the best flat in term 1 and Ransomes 120 were the best in term 2 – both were rewarded with a big delivery of Dominos pizza! Overall, electricity usage has reduced by over 8% which is enough to…

  • Keep 14 tonnes of CO2 out of the atmosphere
  • Keep a 15W energy-saving lightbulb on for 201 years!
  • Boil 923,000 cups of tea!

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