Energy-Efficient Products With Real Impact

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Energy-efficiency is a hot topic and with all the clamoring voices out there, it can be hard to discern the wisest investment for an energy-efficient home. energy efficient lighting energy efficient materials saving energy saving money sustainability Energy-Efficient Products save energy save money

The world has two energy problems

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This leads to the conclusion that we really have two energy problems, one of the rich, and another of the poor. The lack of access to energy subjects people to a life in poverty. In addition to that we must find reliable ways of storing excess energy for use during the lean times.

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Some believe energy is finite. Others believe energy is ever-generating once it exists but […]. What is it? Where does it come from? Where does it live? Where does it go? You are born with a certain amount, say a gallon and a half, and you use it up until it’s all gone and you die.

Renewable Energy To Compete With Fossil Fuel Energy By 2025?

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A recent report published by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory infers that renewable energy would become cost competitive with fossil fuel based energy by 2025. This target would be achieved without federal subsidies if the green energy is harvested in most productive areas. alternative energy reduce fossil fuels renewable energy green energy saving energy wind energy

Saving Energy when Traveling

Living Green & Saving Energy

When discussing saving energy, saving energy in the household is a topic that often springs to mind. However, equally as important to limiting your overall energy consumption is to save it when on the move. Saving energy while traveling not only saves you money overall, but also saves the environment and is a vital part of maintaining […]. green travel green vacation saving energy saving money save energy save money save water

Conserving Energy with our Gadgets

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Conserving Energy with our Gadgets. green gadget green living green products saving energy saving money converge energy gadgets that conserve energy save money

Jaffa gets energy collecting devices installed at sea

Green Prophet

The Israeli company Eco Wave Power has started building energy collection floaters at the ancient port city of Jaffa, in Israel. . The Jaffa energy project will include 10 floaters, connected to one conversion unit. Energy Mediterranean Sea renewable energy

Energy-saving Tips for Fall

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Summer is over, and as the cooler temperatures of fall arrive it is always a good idea to review the ways to reduce energy consumption and save money. saving energy saving money saving water conserve energy how to go green insulation ideas reduce heating costs save energy save money Most of the steps you can take are easy and low-cost. Those that require some up-front investment on your part provide an excellent return for the money [.].

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8 Practical Ways to Use Solar Energy

Hug a Tree with Me

Solar energy refers to electricity derived from sunlight with the use of photovoltaic panels – this type of energy is effective at powering almost every application that relies on traditional energy. Although solar energy has been around for decades now, its popularity has only started to pick up speed in the residential sense. Using the power of sun to generate power is a cleaner alternative to conventional fossil fuel energy.

Futuristic Energy-Saving Technology for Your Home

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saving energy saving money Futuristic Energy-Saving Technology for Your Home Although a few simple home automation products have been available for decades, such as security systems and intercoms, recent developments in the field promise extended capabilities and lower prices. Many new products are taking advantage of the “Internet of Things” paradigm: a vision of multiple devices that communicate with each other and the user to […].

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New Energy Economics book

Environmental Economics

Energy Economics  By Peter M. From the publisher: Energy Economics outlines the fundamental issues and possible solutions to the challenges of energy production and use, and presents a framework for energy decisions based upon sound economic analysis. This book focuses on both energy choices and the impact of these choices on market performance, environmental conditions, and sustainability. Schwarz.

Energy Deregulation: What It Is and What It Means

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If you are living in a state that is considering energy deregulation, you might be wondering what it is all about. What Energy Deregulation is There was a […]. renewable energy saving energy energy deregulation If you live in a state that is already deregulated, you might be considering changing providers, but not have a clear idea of what deregulation really means.

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Save Energy by Avoiding this Phantom Energy Drain

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Save Energy by Avoiding this Phantom Energy Drain. easy green living tip green living how to go green saving energy phantom energy save energy save money

Energy Efficient iPads

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In fact, an iPad uses about 5% of the energy used by your desktop computer. saving energy saving money eco-innovation iPad energy savingI was surprised to read recently that it only costs about $1.36 per year to charge an iPad. Click the link above to go to the original source., a worthwhile quick read.

Smart Phone Energy Vampires

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I didn’t until reading this article in Grist, and the realization of how much energy is required for our high-tech economy gave me pause. clean coal eco-innovation energy vampires smart phone Did you know that your Smart Phone uses more electricity than your refrigerator? The implications for the Age of Information Technology (that we are inevitably in) are less green than before. In [.].

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Energy-Inefficient Habits and How to Break Them

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However, energy bills from the holidays can be discouraging. Sometimes we don’t even know what we’re doing that raises those energy cost numbers. easy green living tip energy efficient lighting green living how to go green saving energy saving money energy efficiency at home go green save money save energy save money As we get into the New Year, everyone wants to have a fresh start.

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Mining is for renewable energy!

Green Prophet

The Energy and Mines World Congress shows that 2019 will be considered the tipping point for solar and wind projects in the mining sector. Now the industry is understanding that renewable energy makes sense and cents. Miners are gaining trust in renewable energy solutions.

Insulation Inspiration for Saving Energy

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Insulation Inspiration for Saving Energy. green home audit green living how to go green saving energy saving money conserve energy insulation ideas reduce heating costs save energy save money

Energy-Saving Tips for Winter

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how to go green saving energy saving money conserve energy reduce heating costs save energy save moneyWinter brings cold weather and increased costs for heating homes. Here are five simple things you can do to keep those costs under control. Adjust Your Thermostat You can save money on heating costs by adjusting your thermostat to the lowest comfortable setting. This is very individual, so I am not recommending any particular temperature. [.].

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Recycling energy savings

Green Living Tips

Does as much energy go into recycling materials as it does in extracting them in the first place? Find out more about the energy savings in recycling plastic, metals, glass and paper

Saving energy when cooking

Green Living Tips

Many appliances we use in cooking are real energy suckers. Pick up some tips on saving juice (electricity and gas that is) to help reduce environmental impact when cooking your food

What we can learn about renewable energy from Australia

Green Prophet

If we look to successful countries in the world we see the hopeful ambitions of countries like Israel which is blessed with an enormous amount of sun and yet its renewable energy output remains low at about 5%, mostly all of it provided by solar panels.

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Tips To Make Your Pool More Energy Efficient

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But for the person paying the bills, it can be a substantial source of energy use. There are a number of ways to cut down on costs, and make the pool more energy efficient. Here are some great tips for energy savings: Take care […]. saving energy energy efficient swimming pool home energy conservation saving energy with a pool Ownership of a home pool is a real source of joy.

Helping the Environment by Reducing Energy Consumption

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Maintaining your HVAC system regularly and properly is an easy yet effective way to decrease your energy consumption without sacrificing your comfort. carbon footprint reduce fossil fuels saving energy how to reduce carbon footprint save energy It is also a good way to safeguard the environment, since inefficient systems release harmful pollutants into the atmosphere. Running the air conditioning throughout summer in order to stay comfortable can be very […].

Wind Energy Project Moves Ahead in Nantucket

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Wind energy generation off the coast of Nantucket looks to be a reality after all. There has been a lot of push-bask on this project from wealthy New Englanders who had NIMBY attitude toward sustainable energy. renewable energy sustainability wind energy alternative energy Nantucket wind energy project sustainable energyBut it appears that the case to tap into a huge natural, steadily available power source has been made. [.].

Taming the Energy Hog

Green Home Blog

Taming the Energy Hog. Looking out my window and seeing the approach of winter puts me in a frame of mind to think about energy: where it comes from, how it’s made, and how much we Americans use. Government and energy industry leaders tell us that natural gas is abundant, clean-burning (compared to coal) and, best of all, domestic. But did you know that your dishwasher uses 80 percent of its energy heating water?

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Are Wind and Solar Energy Really Green and Sustainable?

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Green, sustainable energy is much in demand and much talked-about. And when green energy sources are mentioned, most people think about wind or solar energy. alternative energy renewable energy solar energy sustainability wind energy natural gas energyAfter all, wind and sun are free, and free sounds great. But the devil is in the details, and we need to be honest about those details. Converting wind and [.].

I voted green energy

Environmental Economics

From twitter: How should government spend $5 billion of taxpayer money currently used on green energy. — I'm glad to be influencing policy in Australia. Malcolm Roberts (@SenatorMRoberts) February 16, 2017. In general, I think that taxes or cap-and-trade are more efficient than subsidies. But, I wasn't given that option  

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Energy Saving Tips for the Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Reducing energy use in the home is not something that is often at the forefront of householders’ minds, but the money that being energy efficient can save makes the subject worthy of consideration. easy green living tip green living saving energy saving money energy efficient home energy efficient living

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The power of clean energy for refugees

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On-site renewable energy solutions can cost-effectively supply refugee communities with low-cost, reliable electricity, according to the findings of a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in cooperation with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.

Save the world by saving energy in your home

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Tagged: carbon , green energy , lighting , Save energy , solar. Energy Efficiency Green Energy REUSABLE SUSTAINABLY SOURCED WATER ENERGY EFFICIENT carbon green energy lighting Save energy solar

UK Government Introduces New Policy for Renewable Energy Producers

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A wind turbine that uses dragonfly biomimicry to maximize the wind’s energy. The government of the United Kingdom has announced their new energy policy, which is called Smart Export Guarantee. The new scheme has its critics who say that the UK government should encourage citizens to use renewable energy instead of withdrawing support from it, but others argue that the new policy is to support the UK’s economy. Energy geothermal power solar energy kits wind energy

Should You Invest in Renewable Energy for Your Home?

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Energy Information Administration (EIA). energy efficient lighting green home audit how to go green renewable energy saving energy saving money solar panels green home green home features green home improvements green home renovations improve home marketability save energy Residential electric bills are expected to rise two percent in 2014 and another two percent in 2015, according to the U.S.

Energy Efficiency Tips for the Office

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Energy Efficiency Tips for the Office, how to improve energy efficiency and lower costs at the office. easy green living tip green business practices green work habits how to go green saving energy energy efficiency in workplace energy efficiency tips money-saving tips for the office

Renewable energy investment matchmaking platform launched

Green Prophet

Renewable energy installations can provide round the clock energy in continents like Africa, where more than half of the people are without power. They are like the United Nations for Renewable Energy and are based in Abu Dhabi.

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Catholics in Virginia finance solar energy for churches and schools

Green Prophet

Doing change is much more important than just talking change: seven Catholic community groups in Virginia support renewables through investing in solar energy. The churches there are building and investing in solar energy to power the communities’ churches and schools, creating 1.6

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Cut Your Home’s Energy Use & Save Money With These Simple Upgrades

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saving energy, home energy conservation, energy-saving home upgrades. easy green living tip energy efficient lighting green construction green home audit how to go green saving energy energy-saving home upgrades home energy conservation

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Energy Saving Information That Will Save You Money

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Energy Saving Information That Will Save You Money published by the Department of Energy, very practical and useful guides. energy efficient lighting how to go green saving energy saving money energy efficient home energy efficient living

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Sneaky Home Energy Hogs

Green Home Blog

Sneaky Home Energy Hogs. Cutting down on energy use is a huge part of going green, but sometimes even our best efforts to be eco-friendly at home can come up short. So if you’ve updated your house but still can’t seem to bring down those sky-high utility bills, try looking out for these sneaky energy hogs that may be driving up your home energy needs. Energy vampires. remove();});}; // ]]> Tagged: going green , green energy , Home Improvement.

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Biogenic Energy

Nature Conservancy - Science

Energy Forest Carbon Forests SustainabilityForest biomass is not carbon-neutral in a meaningful time frame.

Flip the Switch: Upgrade to Energy Efficient Lighting Today

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Energy Department, when you change one light bulb in your home you save up to $6 per year per light bulb. energy efficient lighting When buying light fixtures we often forget to look past the aesthetics, and we overlook the types of bulbs that are used. According the U.S. Now, this may not seem like a whooping amount […].

The Future of Alternative Energy Vehicles

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alternative energy Biofuels hybrid cars alternative fuels solar energy In 2015, two brothers named Cody and Tyler Kor plan to drive across the United States, from New York to San Francisco. Why is that a big deal? The trip is going to be made in a mostly electric 3D printed car. There will also be a small combustion engine fueled by ethanol. How small? […].

Simple Ways for Reducing Your Energy Bills

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Simple Ways for Reducing Your Energy Bills, saving energy and saving money, Very helpful tips for starting up a business. green living green work habits reduce waste saving energy saving money go green save money how to go green save energy save money

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