Tag Archives: Energy Star

5 Smart Changes You Can Make For an Energy Efficient Home

Home Heating, Programmable thermostat

Ever heard the phrase “nickel and diming yourself”? It doesn’t just apply to your money-spending habits. Your energy-spending habits can nickel and dime you out of a cheaper energy bill and a smarter home. But by making a few simple changes and investing in a few bigger changes, you can have a smarter home and enjoy a greener lifestyle. Here ...

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Energy-Smart Series: Tip 11 – Central Air Conditioning Alternatives

Americans rely on air conditioning a lot, and any homeowner will tell you it can get expensive. But there are more ways than one to air condition a building, and some green technology is very affordable. Central air conditioning makes use of your ductwork to distribute cool air to every room in your house. The air is literally forced through ...

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Energy Star Certification: One Small Step Businesses Can Take to Make a Big Difference

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away!  Energy Star Certification: One Small Step Businesses Can Take to Make a Big Difference From pizza delivery chains to chambers of commerce and even car dealerships, the Energy Star program is more than just ...

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Unparalleled Sears Holdings Boasts Four Major Energy-Efficiency Awards

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! If the number “four” stands for stability and being grounded, then it makes sense that Sears Holdings has accomplished one of the hugest green feats in the business world—not once, but four times in ...

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Green Jobs: Is Your Laptop Destroying the Environment? A Look at PC Consumption

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect environmental job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! If we believe the environmentalists, this world is facing some scary stuff. Pollution and the reckless waste of finite resources threaten the earth that sustains us. Unless we find another suitable planet and a ...

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Save Energy through Green Products

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How to Save Energy on Heating and Cooling your Home through Green Products and Practices The most energy-consuming appliance in your home is most likely your home comfort system. A home comfort system consists of heating and cooling units- typically a furnace and central air conditioner- and may consume as much as half of the energy that your home uses ...

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Is Your Heating and Cooling Company the Right Shade of “Green?”

Green Technicians, Green Equipment, Green Air Quality Can you think of a better way to green things up other than your household heating and cooling equipment and the company who services it?  Think about it- your home’s furnace and air conditioner can consume as much as half of its overall energy.  Both systems can use and waste the most amount ...

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