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How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint at Home

Most people are aware of the ever-present and continuously growing climate change crisis, but not everyone knows how they can do their part to protect the planet. There is a common misconception that going green or reducing your carbon footprint is expensive and requires a significant time investment, but this is not the case. There […]

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Tips for Energy Savings in a Snowy Winter Climate

You want to help the planet, but the planet doesn’t always make it easy. In a cold, harsh climate, when snow begins to fall and ice accumulates on your windowpanes, reducing your home’s carbon emissions often comes at the cost of your comfort. But it doesn’t have to be a compromise. In case you want […]

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Tips for Creating an Eco-Friendly Business Facility

In the modern world, companies have a responsibility to be as environmentally friendly as possible. Society is increasingly aware that the choices you make today affect the planet tomorrow. From a business standpoint, it doesn’t hurt that going green also is good for your bottom line, cutting overall energy costs to save you money. The […]

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How High-Tech Appliances and Smart Devices Improve Energy Efficiency

Photo by Bence ▲ Boros on Unsplash High-tech appliances are no longer just something from sci-fi movies. In this day and age, almost every home has at least one smart appliance, whether it is something as simple as a coffee maker or something a bit more complex, like a thermostat that controls the temperature in the entire home. […]

Energy Efficiency and Resilience: Shaping the Green Housing Era

Energy Efficiency Built In More and more homebuyers are looking for energy-efficient and resilient building features throughout the whole house. Desired features are not limited to energy-efficient appliances and electronics put in place after the home is built, but actually being designed in the planning stages and constructing of the house. As homebuyers are being […]

When it Comes to Green Buildings, Energy and Transportation, How Does Your City Rate?

This Earth Day attention is being drawn to the concept of green cities. When a city becomes “green” it becomes more sustainable, generates fewer harmful emissions, increases its dependency on renewable energies, becomes more environmentally-friendly and lowers its overall carbon footprint. A green city is a clean city, inside and out. There are many components […]

5 Energy Saving Tricks and Treats

Image by D L / Creative Commons Halloween is traditionally known for tricks and treats. However, individuals looking to save energy, during the holiday season or perhaps throughout the entire year, can try some tricks and get some treats of their own. From shining a light on sources of vampire energy, to hunting down ghost […]