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Green Butterfly Encounter at the Stanley Hotel in Colorado

The green Butterfly Encounter at the Stanley Hotel in Colorado helps with the propagation of butterfly species whose local populations have been declining in recent years.

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10 Ways to Save Energy This Holiday Season

Splurging is a deep-rooted part of the winter holidays. Whether you’re purchasing dozens of presents, serving enormous feasts or putting enough lights on your house for it to be seen from space, the holiday season can really bloat your waistline as well as your carbon footprint and energy bills. Here are 10 easy ways to save energy and make the ...

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4 Proven Strategies to Cut Energy Costs This Winter

Ninety percent of American homeowners will pay more for heating this year due to higher fuel and electricity costs, the U.S. Energy Information Administration reports. The agency estimates that the average household heating with natural gas will spend $679 total between October and March, representing a 13 percent price increase over last year. Meanwhile, for the same time period, propane-heated homes ...

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Rising Sun: The Slow Transition to Solar Power

Moving toward a solar energy world is the goal for many environmentalists. But the road to a golden radiation energy scenario is fraught with economic issues. With all the excitement in the industry, the big question remains: Can the long-term promise of renewable energy shift down to common, everyday use by homeowners and businesses? For the most part it can, ...

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4 Steps to Having the Ultimate Green Wedding

Most people exhibit a degree of environmental conscientiousness in their everyday lives. When it comes to something like planning a wedding, however, the stress of the event can make those principles go right out the window. Here are some easy tips for making your big day as green as possible. Wear Eco-Friendly Attire Image via Flickr by Lisa H A ...

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A Green Winter: 5 Reasons to Look Forward to Colder Weather

Are you dreaming of a white Christmas? Is Nat King Cole crooning in the corners of your memory? Whether you live in a place where snow blankets every surface, or the sun shines brightly, there are plenty of reasons to look forward to cooler weather. Here are a few that are also easy on the environment: A Warm Fireplace Reduces ...

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Home Automation and Energy Consumption: Sometimes you can save money by spending money

Smart homes and energy-efficient homes are two concepts that go hand in hand. And whether it’s a new appliance-control gadget or smartphone access to regulate your thermostat, keeping energy costs down is on the minds of many homeowners. Fortunately for them,  the industry is constantly responding to demand with new products and solutions. One of the biggest ways homeowners are ...

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