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4 Ways Go Paperless at Your Next Corporate Event

No matter what type of business you run, there will ultimately be a need to have a meeting or corporate event of sorts. Whether it’s a staff meeting to update your team, a networking or promotional event to get the word out about your organization, or an event to bring in potential clients, coming together is how you stay on ...

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Going Paperless Without Compromising Security

Going Paperless Without Compromising Security - U.S. Green Technology

If you are tired of wasting paper on bills and documents, it’s relatively easy to go digital. However, you must first learn how to properly protect your information. Currently, you may throw your old documents into a shredder to protect them from garbage-rummaging thieves, but when you shift to digital, you need to take a whole new approach. Take a ...

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Before Summer Hits, Make These Energy-Saving Home Improvements

Energy-Saving Home Improvements

As the summer months approach and the weather starts to heat up, many Americans look for ways to save energy and money. According to the United States Energy Information Administration, U.S. homeowners consumed an average of 10,908 kilowatt hours in 2013, a monthly cost ranging from around $75 to more than $200. Integrating energy-saving upgrades to your home will not ...

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THE GREEN REVOLUTION IN BOOK PUBLISHING

THE GREEN REVOLUTION IN BOOK PUBLISHING - U.S. Green Technology

The age of digitization is having a significant impact on the environment. Most talk centers on auto emission standards, fossil fuels, and ozone destruction. The advent and fast paced trend to reading on laptops and mobile devices is saving trees and reducing the environmental impact from traditional print production in some significant ways. There are problems in the building and ...

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Are Electric Vehicles the Future of Mass Transportation?

Future of Mass Transportation

Big cities around the world are at a crossroads for sustainable transportation: They need to find a way to combine mass transportation for billions of passengers while minimizing their environmental impact. Electric transportation popularity seems to be on the rise, but is there really any other durable solution? When upgrading or changing your public transportation fleet, as a city, there ...

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Top 5 Used Cars for Eco-Minded Drivers

The transportation sector is one of the largest contributors to the Earth’s warming, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), making up 28 percent of greenhouse gas emissions.

The transportation sector is one of the largest contributors to the Earth’s warming, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), making up 28 percent of greenhouse gas emissions. Drivers can reduce their carbon footprint by driving less, choosing eco-friendly fuels or switching to electric of fuel-efficient cars. Not everyone can drive less or take public transportation, though. So, for commuters ...

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Going Green with Big Data

Big Data

At the beginning of the industrial revolution, no one lost a moment’s rest worrying about the environmental impact of progress. For some insight on how we were back then, just look at current developing nations entering the industrial phase of their development. It seems developing a conscience for human rights and environmental responsibility is considered an exclusive affordance of the ...

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