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Green Exterior Renovation Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2021

As society works to become carbon neutral, sustainable homes are becoming increasingly in-demand on the real estate market. To this effect, while most people may think home sustainability is focused on features such as high-quality insulation and energy-efficient appliances, the exterior design of the home is equally important in reducing a house’s energy consumption. Therefore, […]

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8 Innovative Cities using Technology to Reduce Energy Use

High pollution, energy shortages and the depletion of natural resources have caused many of the world’s major metropolitan areas to rethink energy usage. City leaders are partnering with energy companies, environmental groups, technology developers and engineers to devise strategies for reducing energy consumption while creating cleaner urban environments.  Although much of the world still has […]

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Why Have These 5 Countries Got the Rest of the World Beat When It Comes to Green Living?

A healthy environment nurtures healthy people. This idea is increasingly being accepted all around the globe, and rightly so. That’s precisely why the world is doing everything it can to address different environmental issues. Individually, there are many things you can do to help the environment. For example, having a building survey done before you […]

Sustainability 2012: Greening the London Olympics

Image from Inhabitat.com Well, the summer Olympics are upon us and I’m sure millions, upon millions, of people around the world will have their eyes glued on London and the 2012 Olympic games. As we go into the Olympics, I wanted to share some of the green efforts that have been made to lower the […]

Catch Up On Your Weekly Green News

Image by Dorena-wm / Creative Commons Well, the weekend is here and after a long week, I figured it was time to catch everyone up on some of the weekly green news I’ve seen, heard and read about this week. I know many of you keep up-to-date on the latest and greatest in environmental and […]