Energy Efficiency

Ways to Prevent Heat Loss in Your Home to Save Energy

heat loss

If you don’t have the ambition to keep your yard heated during the cold weather and you are aware that your home is not that air tight as you thought, then you should definitely think of the ways to prevent that heat from going out. First and the most direct and obvious reason why you should stop the heat from ...

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When Green Urbanity Becomes a Business

Green Urbanity

What role does green urbanity play in your life? Urbanity has never ceased to give rise to concerns about maintaining sustainability in the midst of city living.Technically, green urbanity refers to sustainable investments in forming communities that are both beneficial to human beings and the environment, as defined by Walker Wells in his article in Planetizen. There is clearly a ...

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Environmentally Friendly Flooring Options

Environmentally Friendly Flooring

If you are investigating options for renovating an older home or building a new domicile, it’s likely that you may want to combine both economic value and eco-friendly materials that will withstand years of wear and tear. Below, we’ll examine a few of the better options that satisfy these criteria. This article should serve as a good starting place. It ...

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Two Chicago-area Hospitals Leading in the Green Movement

Green Movement

Two Hospitals in the Chicago Area Are Taking Extra Steps to go Green

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Environmental and Financial Benefits of Using LED Lighting at Home

As more people become conscious of the need to conserve the environment, one of the strategies that have come to the fore is that of using environment friendly energy and gadgets. This has led to the introduction of Light-Emitting Diode otherwise known as LEDs which are semiconductor sources of lighting in many homes. The advancement of technology has seen these ...

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How the Market for Solar Energy Has Increased

solar energy

It’s a perfect storm for solar right now, but in a very good way. Several economic, cultural and environmental factors are coming together to create not just a growing interest but a downright demand for solar products and technologies for businesses and individuals. Solar Cell Central shows that the number of PV installations worldwide continues to accelerate. It also says ...

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How An Industry Actually Shifts to Green

Shifts to Green

We hear a lot these days about how many companies are making changes to appear environmentally friendly, to the point where “green” becomes a buzz word that loses some of its specifics. Apple is a good example of a company with a consumer-friendly clean face and a darker side. Nothing about the company is outwardly evil, however the labor practices ...

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