When you travel these days, you’re doing so in a more environmentally friendly fashion than you did a decade ago. Airlines are flying planes that have more fuel-efficient engines and are lighter in weight to save on costly jet fuel. Architects are designing hotels to be more efficient in their ...
There is a large stigma that surrounds the word “green”. It seems that society seems to be divided on the thought process behind the green movement. The truth is that there are a lot of rumors floating around out there, and many of them are completely false. We want to ...
With the rise of technology and smartphones, life has gotten a little easier for people living today. Our phones are now able to give us the latest information on anything we choose to keep up with, be it sports, news, movies, television shows, and more. Smartphones and their plethora of ...
After moving into your new home and unpacking the endless boxes, this is a great time to be kind to the environment. While the local authority will be pleased to take away dozens of the boxes for you, providing you place them into the right container, there are many more ...
The BP oil spills have really made a lot of people take notice of the damage that all of the oil can do to the environment and the surrounding areas. The average person was more concerned with how expensive their fuel was becoming versus the damage that it was causing. ...
With the costs of running the average home on the increase and budgets becoming ever tighter, home-owners are always looking for ways to reduce their bills and find more cost-effective options. Shopping at different supermarkets or buying different brands can reduce some costs, as will switching energy suppliers, but there are more ...
Having a kitchen garden is a great way to stay in shape, enjoy nature and have fresh, local produce, in season from one’s own backyard. Many people think that starting a garden is too difficult or time consuming, or they overestimate what they will be able to handle, either never ...
Plastic gets taken advantage of I think. We’re surrounded by it. Its fibres protect us from the rain, entertain our children and store our much loved items. But what happens when we don’t love our plastic items anymore? Some can be recycled but not all so it’s time to roll ...
Today we aim at building an environment friendly world. Our this effort may at times usurp more energy than we think is required, but do we give up on trying to make this earth a better place and our lives healthier? The answer is NO. One such example of a ...
It is not really all that surprising that solar energy is steadily becoming an attractive alternative for people all over the world. Lots of people will only take so much, in terms of higher costs, before they begin doing something about it. If you do not get much direct sunlight, ...
Summer is here, the perfect time to go through your check list and see why your heating bill was so high this winter season, where was your home losing heat and where was the cold nights air creeping in and leaving the family uncomfortable? Energy efficiency is important these days, ...
If you thought you could reduce your energy usage – and therefore your monthly power bills – by up to 30% without really trying would you do it? Of course you would! That is exactly what power monitors are allowing consumers to do. They tell you where, when and how ...