Alternative Energy

Energy-Smart Series: Tip 12 – Balance Indoor Air Pressure

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You probably don’t give a lot of thought to the air pressure in your home. Not many people are walking around thinking, “I wonder how my indoor air pressure is today?” (Well, unless you’re an HVAC professional.) But air pressure does affect energy use, so you may want to spend a little attention getting some green technology in place to ...

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Can Algae prove to be the uber green fuel of the future?

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U.S. Green Technology specializes in connecting those seeking green jobs to quality employers. Whether you’re looking for a specific green-collar job, or are open to opportunities at companies with sustainable practices, U.S. Green Technology provides resources for all skill levels and industries. Check out any of the popular searches above! Fuels obtained after biological carbon fixation are referred to as ...

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Top 10 Industries to Be Hurt By Green Tech

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We all think about the new opportunities that green technology affords the United States – new jobs created in areas such as solar power, the wind turbine manufacturing industry and biodiesel fuel. But have you really thought about the industries that actually will take a hit as green technology becomes more rampant – much like the newspaper industry took a ...

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Startup EnerVault Unveils New Green Battery

EnerVault's new green battery, the flow battery, stores energy generated from wind and solar power systems and may help to boost the energy grid.

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Why Politicians Avoid Global Warming

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We all know a few bad words, with some people’s repertoire being a little bit longer than others. But we can bet you that the word we’re about to mention is not on anyone’s list this year – except the lists of politicians: Global warming. For some reason, the term “global warming” appears to be a touchy subject these days ...

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Santorum At Odds With Obama on Green Tech

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With U.S. Republican Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum gaining steam in this year’s presidential race, more questions are arising about his stance on the green movement. When you compare his agenda with that of U.S. President Barack Obama, it is very apparent that the two are very different, with Santorum actually calling Obama’s support for green technology an unfounded “political science.” ...

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Top 10 Black Leaders Making Green Tech History

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Just as major movers and shakers in black history have contributed to inventions we often take for granted – such as the traffic light or even peanut butter – black leaders also are paving the way in the green technology movement. This month is February, Black History Month, and we would be remiss to not acknowledge the major black players ...

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