Tag Archives: Energy

New Ways to Conserve Energy and Water Use

Learning how to effectively save energy is an ongoing process, one that you will probably need to consider throughout your lifetime. Technology continues to change, giving you more tools to work with in your energy reduction efforts. Regularly analyze what you can do to reduce your home energy usage. Even as energy awareness grows, the outlook for energy usage is still fairly ...

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Both Oil and Green Energy Can Shake Hands for the Sake of the Economy

Oil has always been pitted against green energy in a battle between black gold and “green” gold. Still, experts say that in light of the recent U.S. presidential election, maybe it is time for both green energy and black energy to unite under the new president so that the benefits of both can finally shine through—both on the save-Mother-Earth front ...

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Volcanic Rock: A New Home for Wind?

Both you and Mother Earth are told that you are blowing too much “hot air.” The difference between you and Mother Earth, though, is that your “hot air” isn’t quite welcome, while that of Mother Earth is more than welcome. In fact, there’s no such thing as “too much” air from her: As long as she keeps blowing it, they’ll ...

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Wading Wattage: Floating Wind Turbine In Maine A Game Changer

Offshore wind turbines could more than quadruple the United States’ wind energy production, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. Until now, the United States has lagged behind countries like Denmark and the U.K. in installing offshore wind turbines, despite the vastly larger shorelines. That situation will likely change with the recent installation of a floating wind turbine off of ...

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5 Green Jobs Poised for Substantial Growth in the Next 5 Years

Today more than ever the push for growth in the green sector is actually gaining traction. This growth is taking the form of jobs being created in the areas you would expect – renewable energy technology development and manufacturing – and in industries across the board. Based on data gathered by the Economic Policy Institute, there were roughly 3.1 million ...

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Wind Jobs: We Are the Wind beneath Your Wings

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! Wind power has been touted as being the panacea for pressing environmental problems. With global warming beginning to have a visible impact on our planet’s weather, a climate of stridency has been created in ...

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Energy Jobs: Jump on a New Green Energy Tidal Wave

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect energy job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! If you’re looking for work in the green energy sector, here’s a new idea for you that is blowing over like a tidal wave. We all know about solar, wind and geothermal energy—the staples ...

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