Tag Archives: Technology

Green Jobs Pay More Than $100,000 Per Year

Green Jobs

Some of the highest-paying green jobs in the green technology industry pay more than $100,000 a year, according to Forbes.

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How Technology Will Change the Way We Live

Home Heating, Programmable thermostat

A few generations ago, when people dreamed of the future, they imagined that we would be living in homes that would do our thinking for us. The houses would be able to do anything on command, and all that we as occupants would have to do would be to press a button or give a verbal command, and we’d get ...

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3 Ways to Make Motorcycle Riding Greener

Motorcycles represent 2.8 percent of total vehicle registrations in the United States, according to Hedges Company. But as people place more importance on decreasing the environmental impact of their day to day driving, they turn to greener options. Green Choices notes that motorcycles put less wear and tear on roadways, take up less parking room, and also reduce the amount of space ...

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Volkswagen Expands Electric Car Choices

With five new electric cars hitting the market during 2014, these are good times for environmentally-aware car owners, according to FuelEconomy.gov. Hybrids are commonplace of course, including a growing number of plug-in models, and diesels are proliferating, but until now, electric options have been limited. With one stylish and very expensive exception (and that’s not the Fisker Karma as production ended with ...

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Green Tech Trends to Look Out for in 2014

The New Year means that many of us will be making resolutions – plans to better ourselves, do something to better others or even do something to better the environment. We’ve only got one planet, and developing less harmful technology is going to be even more important in the future to ensure that our planet not only survives, but thrives. ...

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Living the Green Life: Repair That Vacuum, Don’t Replace It!

You eat organic, shop locally, and try to leave the smallest carbon footprint possible. Why on earth would you throw away a perfectly good vacuum cleaner? More than 1 billion pounds of cleaning equipment is added to the landfills each year, and vacuum cleaners are a large part of that total. At their heart, vacuum cleaners are just small fans ...

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4 Ways to Make an Impact & Green The Car You Have

As hybrid and electric vehicles grow in popularity, you may feel the urge to buy one and go green. Driving a lower emissions vehicle can be eco-friendly, but the actual impact of your decision may not be as clear-cut as you think. According to The Guardian, the carbon footprint of manufacturing a car – even a green one – is ...

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