Greening Up an Old House.

Elephant Journal

Old houses are a mixed blessing, though. Drafty windows, inefficient insulation, and so many other factors make conscious living to.

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Going Green Made Easy: 4 Tips to Make Your Home More Energy-Efficient

Living Green & Saving Energy

Most people have a big misconception about water and energy conservation. Going green is […]. easy green living tip green living how to go green saving energy saving money going green and saving money green living tips

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Green Future: Google Invests $1 Billion in Clean Energy

Environmental News Network

There’s a tech company that’s concerned with green – and no, not because it’s the color of money. The Internet juggernaut Google has recently invested $1 billion in green, clean, reusable energy. Google’s Clean Energy. It’s hip to be green, and Google isn’t colorblind.

Make Your Smart Home a Green Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Your current lifestyle depends on the usage of energy; however, with a rise in population and a decrease in natural resources, energy costs are growing exponentially. green home green living saving energy saving money saving water Smart Home

5 Ways to Save Green While Going Green This Summer

Living Green & Saving Energy

From keeping a home cool to running the pool pump more often, it can be challenging to save energy. Fortunately, there are several tips homeowners can try that can help them to stay as green as possible, even when […].

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So You Think You Might Like Home-Based Geothermal Energy?

Green Home Blog

More important, geothermal energy provides more than half the energy needed to deliver heating and cooling, whether in the Deep South or the frigid northern half of the United States. Appearances aside, they provide clean, renewable, reliable energy to power 50,000 homes on average.

Tips on Conserving Energy and Saving Money

Green Home Blog

Want to discover more energy-saving green tips? Filed under: Green Tips and DIY , Save Energy Tagged: ENERGY EFFICIENT , green living , Living Green. Green Tips and DIY Save Energy ENERGY EFFICIENT green living Living Green

Stay Warm, Save Energy, Cut Spending

Green Home Blog

Stay Warm, Save Energy, Cut Spending. Invented by a Croatian named Slavoljub Eduard Penkala, who foresaw one of the most persistently “green” uses for rubber and silicone ever invented, today’s hot water bottle is a marvelous marriage of practicality, nostalgia and technology.

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. Read on to learn of a few practical ways to use solar energy.

Green Living 2.0, Sustainable Communities

Green Home Blog

Now that the Boomers are retiring and experiencing the “empty nest” syndrome, the half-century dream of living in a “green community” is re-emerging. Green Living commune community living ecofriendly ecovillage going green green building green living intentional communities SUSTAINABLE

Living Green and Saving Energy Featured in Green Life Buzz

Living Green & Saving Energy

Living Green and Saving Energy Featured in Green Life Buzz. green living alternative energy going green Green living green living tips how to go green saving energy

How many birds are killed by windmills and other green energy projects?

10,000 Birds

The main point of this post is to indicate that the problem of windmills and other alternate energy projects is very small compared to other problems. Conservation bird mortality cats green energy windmills Nobody knows and I’m not going to pretend to tell you.

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How to Save a Little Green by Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

Here are a few ways to not only go green but save green! saving energy saving money saving water go green save money going green green lifestyle how to go green save energy save money sustainable living

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How to Save a Little Green by Going Green

Living Green & Saving Energy

Here are a few ways to not only go green but save green! saving energy saving money saving water go green save money going green green lifestyle how to go green save energy save money sustainable living

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Crazy invasive jewelry harvests energy from the human body

Green Prophet

Namomi Kizhner has designed a collection of jewelry that harvests energy from the human body. A thought experiment more than anything, these jewels provoke a fascinating discussion about the ends to which humans will go in order to get the next hit of energy.

Desperate for Energy, Egypt to Reward Hotels that Go Green

Green Prophet

The National Bank of Egypt has announced that it will give low interest loans to hotels throughout southern Sinai and Red Sea provinces that are commited to switching to renewable energy , according to local press.

Political Green: The Climate is Mum

Green Home Blog

Political Green: The Climate is Mum. This is a clear signal that the Obama campaign is the torch bearer of ‘clean energy’ (he mentioned this term many times in the debate) which directly threatens the livelihood of fossil fuel giants.

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Solar project brings affordable energy to Palestinian homes

Green Prophet

We don’t often hear good news coming from Palestine, but solar energy advances for Palestinian households are something to celebrate. They do import some electricity from Jordan and Egypt, but it’s done little to reduce their dependence on Israeli energy suppliers.

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How Energy Efficient Is Your Business Really?

Living Green & Saving Energy

green building Green News green work habits how to go green reduce waste saving energy saving money solar panels eco-friendly business energy efficiency green business recycleYou may already a low impact business with an eco conscious ethos - but could you do more? The following check list will help you on your way to a leaner, cleaner, greener business and workspace.

How Energy Efficient Is Your Business Really?

Living Green & Saving Energy

green building Green News green work habits how to go green reduce waste saving energy saving money solar panels eco-friendly business energy efficiency green business recycleYou may already a low impact business with an eco conscious ethos - but could you do more? The following check list will help you on your way to a leaner, cleaner, greener business and workspace.

Can Gray Infrastructure Be Green?

Conservancy Talk

Even renewable energy technologies like wind and solar—urgently needed to avoid accelerating climate change—may have a large and immediate physical footprint that can impact wildlife, lands and waters. Renowned biologist, philosopher and naturalist Edward O.

How Can We Make Energy Security Sustainable?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meeting energy development needs will require that we convert land from current uses. Access to cheap energy has become essential to modern economies. How future energy demand is met will have consequences for both people and nature.

Abu Dhabi Dump to Power 100 MW Green Energy Incinerator

Green Prophet

About half of Abu Dhabi’s trash will ‘burn’ into green electricity in new $850 million power plant. Or maybe you’d read stories on Green Prophet about Masdar , or Shams, the world’s largest CSP plant in Abu Dhabi.

Stating the Green Case: Small Business Advantages

Green Home Blog

Running a small business is hard enough without having to implement green products or additions. However, what many companies do not realize is that by making their organization more green friendly, in turn, promotes good business. Small Business Green Example: Overkill.

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IRENA Produces Free Global Renewable Energy Atlas

Green Prophet

It’s a sea-change for a region so linked to the hydrocarbon, but new clean energy initiatives are heating up the Middle East. The Global Atlas is the most comprehensive information platform on the potential of renewable energy.

Saving Energy While You Are Away From Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Saving Energy While You Are Away From Home, seven tips for saving energy while on vacation. green living how to go green saving energy saving money Green living save energy at home

6 Simple Ways to Green Up your Office Space

Hug a Tree with Me

While we may be curbing our footprint by driving less, we are still contributing to un-econess by generating waste and burning massive amounts of energy. 6 Simple Ways to Green Up your Office Space: Recycle Everything: Recycled everything that can be recycled.

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Supreme Court’s Stay on Clean Power Plan Won’t Stop Energy Revolution

Conservancy Talk

Jimmie Powell is the Nature Conservancy’s Energy Team Lead. is already well on its way to moving toward an economy that provides cleaner and more reliable energy options, as well as more personal control over our utility bills. The cost of renewable energy is declining rapidly.

Holiday Efficiency: 10 EPA Tips on Keeping it Green

Green Home Blog

Holiday Efficiency: 10 EPA Tips on Keeping it Green. In the whirlwind of holiday shopping, activities, family, cooking and so much more it can easily let your green intentions slip away from you. Energy Star. Holiday Lights – Energy efficient holiday lights are essential. Keep your holiday energy efficient and as green as you can so come January you can work on your list of resolutions or leftovers or both.

Bedroom Green: 6 Eco-Sexy Tips

Green Home Blog

And while you are finding the time and energy to steal away with your lover, why not incorporate some green tactics to make even the most intimate of intimates another step in lowering your carbon footprint and/or helping heal the planet? Thwart the Swimmers with Green Sense.

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Why Green Roof?

Green Earth Journey

I know that green roofs cut down on CO2 and filter pollution and contaminants out of the air in cities, etc, etc. Building a green roof isn’t cheap; will I benefit directly in any way? In fact, it’s estimated that a green roof will last twice as long as a conventional roof.

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Secrets of Green Cultures Part V: Ancient Healing

Green Home Blog

To understand ancient healing and its green applications, one must think outside the box. These remedies often work through a human-nature or human-energy connection with the capability to heal the root cause as opposed to band-aiding symptoms. The Green Connection.

6 Ultimate Ideas to Use Renewable Resources for a Greener Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Summary When we think of a greener planet where everything is nature-loved, then we should also think of going green in our daily routines.

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Lodging industry energy use down 5 percent from 2008 to 2012

Green Traveler Guides

Lodging industry energy use down 5 percent from 2008 to 2012 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. News Green Travel News green travel trends Reuters A Big Data look at 2,200 U.S.

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Green energy alone won’t save the earth – social change is also needed

Green Blog

The most popular techno-fix for global warming is green energy. If energy companies would only deploy wind, hydro, solar, geothermal or nuclear, then emission-intensive fossil fuels will eventually disappear. Rather than displacing fossil fuels, green energy sources have proven to be mostly additive. “Do Do alternative energy sources displace fossil fuels?” Of course all societies need energy.

IPCC: Climate efforts not sufficient, huge increase in green energy required to avert climate disaster

Green Blog

To accomplish this, the world needs to urgently switch to clean and renewable energy. Clean energy sources will need to triple and completely dominate world energy by 2050, the IPCC report concludes. One low-carbon energy option is nuclear power.

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Practical Ways to Conserve Water and Energy

Hug a Tree with Me

The effort of conserving water and energy simply means to waste less, save more and use wisely. Water and energy are our two biggest aids – we rely on them to cook and clean more efficiently, travel farther, and also to work and play at our best. Use energy efficient light bulbs.

Green Hawaii Boldly Leaps Forward.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) WAYLON: Today Only decarbonization energy fossil fuels hawaii renewable energy solar panelsSurfboards, sunscreen and pineapples, yes.

Iran’s Energy Minister Looks to Green Energy After Sanctions

Green Prophet

While the government’s failure to act could be disastrous for Iranian nationals, one potential upside is that the Energy Minister has recently admitted the importance of beefing up the country’s renewable energy sector. Incentive to go green. Read more about Iran’s green energy sector: Iran’s Islamic Regime Aims to be Solar Supreme by 2015. Iran Quit Dirty Energy Subsidies and Survived.

Tax Breaks for Energy Efficient Homes

Environmental News Network

In a bid to address climate change, promoting sustainability efforts and replacing fossil fuels with renewable energy sources are viewed as the key solution. To this end, among the actions undertaken across the world is the implementation of credits for renewable energy projects.