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Reasons to Use Solar Power and Solar Lighting

Home owners around the country are taking the plunge and installing solar power or solar lights. Thus it’s so surprise solar installations are on the rise. There are several reasons to add solar to your home, which we will talk about in this article, but there is a barrier to entry. Investing in solar energy […]

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Earth Friendly Tips to Prepare Your Home for the Holidays

The holiday season denotes the end of another year. The end of the calendar year brings many days of celebration, starting with Thanksgiving in November and ending with New Year’s Day in January. The holidays are a time for family, giving, and celebration. However, the holidays can also bring a negative environmental impact. Throughout the […]

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5 Ways Renewable Energy Can Save Businesses Money

Profit is when your income exceeds your expenses, and a business that is not profitable will not be around for long. Businesses are always looking to save money, as the lower the operating costs of a business are, the more money they stand to make. At an elementary level, the goal in running a business […]

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Minimizing Food Waste: What You Need to Know About Home Food Preservation

Everyone has been there at some point. You have a fridge full of groceries, much of which is going to go unused. Whether you overbought or under consumed, you have food left over and no idea what to do with it. Rather than simply throwing the food away, preserve it! There are a variety of […]

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Technologies to Make the Ultimate Green Ship

The shipping industry has often been criticized for their negative impact on the environment. Some of these negative impacts include air pollution, water pollution, and oil pollution. However, the industry is now starting to take their impact on the environment more seriously than ever before. From the manufacturing to the administration levels, the industry as […]

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The Importance of Natural Dyes

Dyes, particularly natural dyes, have held untold importance in our lives for thousands of years, providing not only aesthetic satisfaction but utilitarian uses as well. The oldest and most widely used dye is indigo, which has been used in India for the last four thousand years. Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, […]

How Technology Can Help Control Air Pollution

In the past century and a half, air quality around the world has grown less and less healthy. One prominent example is sulfur dioxide emissions, demonstrated by this chart, which spans more than 150 years. As more than 4 million people die every year due to ambient (outdoor) air pollution, it is clear poor air […]

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Go Green at Home: 7 Eco-Friendly DIY Projects

Going green in your home does not have to be a big budget project. If you’re a homeowner or renter on a budget, making little changes to your lifestyle at home can help you incorporate eco-friendly habits without breaking the bank. Here are seven DIY projects so that you can have a more eco-friendly home […]

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Reasons You Should Use Solar Lights

With environmental awareness at an all-time high around much of the world, more and more people are looking for ways to put their eco-friendly convictions into practice. As it turns out, one of the easiest ways you can effectively reduce your carbon footprint is with solar lights. Solar lights, you ask? Yes, indeed. Solar lights […]

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Ways Companies Can Save Money By Going Green

Going green isn’t just an important moral responsibility. It can also be a savvy financial strategy. Businesses of practically every kind can reduce their overhead and pad their bottom line by upgrading key pieces of technology and making simple changes to their habits. Not convinced? Just keep reading for a minute or so. You’ll quickly […]