Instead of purchasing electricity from power supply plants, use natural renewable energy sources for electricity production for you and your family. Indeed, it is possible to do so without spending too much money.
Considering the world economic crisis and current situation of the environmental pollution of the planet Earth, using renewable energy sources for electricity production is a wise way of spending less money and helping to reduce environmental pollution. Power supply plants usually generate electricity using petrol. The process involves emission of some toxic gases and chemicals to the surroundings, which are harmful to the environment.
Using natural renewable energy sources like the Sun and wind does not affect the environment in a bad way since there is no emission of by-products. If you are worried about the possible cost involved to install the renewable energy equipment, well, you have a few choices. The easiest way would be to hire a renewable energy contractor to do so.
But, it might be more expensive compared to installing them on your own. Nowadays, you can simply purchase do-it-yourself solar energy panels to generate electricity using the energy from the Sun, solar power. For using wind energy, you can buy do-it-yourself wind energy turbine systems.
Just follow the instructions on the DVD that comes together with the equipment. You do not have to prior scientific knowledge to do so. If you are still lost, just surf the worldwide web. There are many forums that talk on generating your own renewable energy sources.
Ask for help or guidance from those who have experience installing them on your own. Although you do spend some amount of money for purchase and set up of the equipment but you do not have to worry about maintenance costs. Unlike electricity wiring, you spend very little for maintenance over the years.