Energy Savings     

10 Ways to Save Energy in Five Minutes or Less

Now that it’s getting colder and the holiday madness is approaching, here are some super simple ways to save energy that you can fit into your busy schedule. They’re quick, painless, and require no knowledge of anything remotely mechanical. If…


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An Energy Audit Saves Electricity and Money

The shock of your last utility bill may have prompted a crusade to keep lights off in unoccupied rooms or to unplug idle electronics. But will these small tactics ensure any significant long-term savings for your home? According to the…


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4 Trends in Energy Efficiency

When it comes to energy efficiency, there are numerous terms that are constantly being thrown around. You might have heard a term before but your’e not quite sure what it means exactly, and sometimes you’re left scratching your head in…


Automotive     

The Way of the Future: Hybrid and Electric Cars

Sales of hybrid and electric cars have been growing rapidly and for good reason. They’re one of the best ways you can save energy – and money – with new options hitting the streets each year. Imagine driving a roomy…


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Energy Calculators and Other Nifty Tools

Because it’s in everyone’s best interests to lower our energy consumption, there’s a surprising amount of tools out there to promote energy conservation. Here’s a look at a few resources offered right online. ENERGY STAR Calculators The U.S. Department of…


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Become an Energy Conservation Advocate

There are endless ways you can be an advocate for energy conservation, from simple, energy-saving tasks that you can do every day to spreading the word to family and friends by, perhaps, sharing this blog. (Please do!) But there’s also…


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Save Energy While Cooking Thanksgiving Dinner

Holiday cooking is just around the corner, which means you’ll be spending more time and electricity than usual in the kitchen. Keep your Thanksgiving energy costs down by following these simple cooking tips. Preparation Before Preheating Do food washing, slicing,…


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Game-Changing Energy Conservation Apps

Every day we see technology changing our world in ways we never dreamed possible. Too many apps to count hold the possibility to impact our daily lives, including those that help us conserve energy and fight global warming. Here’s a…