5 Ways to Save Money in Lighting Costs

Living Green & Saving Energy

Compact fluorescent bulbs and LEDs can save you a great deal of money every year simply by installing them in the lighting fixtures. easy green living tip energy efficient lighting green living how to go green saving energy saving money live green and save money save energy save money However, the savings doesn’t have to end there. You can still do more to reduce your annual electricity costs from something you use on a daily basis.

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

Living Green & Saving Energy

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Five Low-Cost Tips for Cutting Your Electric Bill

Living Green & Saving Energy

I even have a new book out that lays out a seen living plan to save $2000 or more this year and every year afterward: Build Wealth by Going Green. easy green living tip energy efficient lighting green home audit green living saving energy saving money going green and save money how to go green and save money save energy save money Living greener in ways that put extra money in your pocket is a main theme o this site.

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6 Things to Look For in an Eco-Friendly Apartment

Living Green & Saving Energy

energy efficient lighting Green News green remodeling how to go green saving energy saving money saving water save energy at home 6 Things to Look For in an Eco-Friendly Apartment.

Energy-Inefficient Habits and How to Break Them

Living Green & Saving Energy

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. 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.

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Should You Invest in Renewable Energy for Your Home?

Living Green & Saving Energy

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 Information Administration (EIA).

Living Green While Selling Your Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

Useful tips for living a green lifestyle while selling your home. easy green living tip energy efficient lighting green living how to go green saving energy Green living selling your home

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Cheap and Green Ideas Around the Home

Living Green & Saving Energy

carbon footprint easy green living tip energy efficient lighting green home audit saving energy saving money energy audit energy usage go green save money green lifestyle save energy save moneyNearly half of all home energy usage is wasted. These simple habit changes can save energy, reduce your carbon footprint, and save you money.

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Energy Efficient Lighting and the Benefits of LED Lights

Living Green & Saving Energy

Energy efficient lighting technology is improving rapidly, and LED lighting is the latest breakthrough. Seen in numerous home applications like rope lighting, spotlights and LED holiday lights, these bulbs will last more than 50,000 hours. eco-innovation energy efficient lighting green living how to go green saving energy saving money Energy Efficient Lighting and the Benefits of LED Lighting save energy save money

How to Get Kids Interested in Saving Energy

Living Green & Saving Energy

energy efficient lighting Green News reduce waste saving energy saving money benefits of going green children Education go green save money green education Green living kids save energyAll parents have environmental responsibilities, but it doesn’t end there. Your kids need to be educated on how to keep the electric bill manageable.

Saving Energy: Frequently Asked Questions and Fun Facts

Living Green & Saving Energy

For instance, typical incandescent light bulbs waste nearly all of the energy used, as most of the electricity produced turns to heat. energy efficient lighting green home audit green living Green News green technology how to go green saving energy saving money saving water benefits of going green go green save money going green green lifestyle Green living green living tip living green save energy save money save water sustainability

Make Your Holiday Lighting Displays Festive and Budget Friendly

Living Green & Saving Energy

There is plenty of energy to power your holiday displays this year, and your lights will twinkle in the front yard more than ever. carbon footprint easy green living tip energy efficient lighting Green News green technology saving energy saving money go green save money going green Green living holiday lights LED lights safety tips save energy

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Toshiba Ends Incandescent Bulb Manufacturing

Green Life Smart Life

After 120 years of manufacturing incandescent light bulbs, Toshiba announced last week its planned to switch solely to CFLs and LED light bulbs. via CNET : The Japanese electronics manufacturer said the phaseout is part of a strategy to ultimately concentrate on LED (light-emitting diode) lighting products, though it will continue to produce certain specialty incandescent bulbs.

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Be More Energy Efficient with These Green Lighting Tips

Eco Friendly Daily

How much money do you spend on lighting every month? Some contemporary models even come with remote controls, so you can adjust the entire house right from the couch or even set your security lighting before bed with ease. In order to save 10 to 40 percent of your energy, halogen bulbs are the way to go, and they have double and sometimes triple the lifespan of incandescent light bulbs. LEDs are the top of the top with regards to efficient light bulbs.

Case Vecchie: Roast Pork. {Recipe}

Elephant Journal

We paired the pork with artichokes covered in breadcrumbs, a light green salad just harvested from the organic gardens, ro. Food Z ADMIN Food Featured Today culinary adventure Italy Peggy Markel pork recipe roast

5 Colorful Cauliflower Varieties To Grow

Green (Living) Review

When cooked, the brilliant purple color fades to light green. With a massive heatwave underway here in South Carolina, I can’t help but daydream about fall and its cool-weather crops. It’s the only way to stay sane in the 100-plus degrees with what seems like 100-percent humidity. This hopeful thinking has me considering which types of cauliflower to include in the garden this year.

Incandescent Bulbs Being Phased Out--And Hoarded | Living Green.

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Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Incandescent Bulbs Being Phased Out–And Hoarded by greenwise on February 9, 2011 Replacing incandescent lights with CFLs makes even more sense now. because incandescent light bulbs will no longer be found on store shelves in a few years. It makes good sense to replace standard incandescent lights with CFLs.

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Incandescent Bulbs Being Phased Out–And Hoarded

Living Green & Saving Energy

Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Incandescent Bulbs Being Phased Out–And Hoarded by greenwise on February 9, 2011 Replacing incandescent lights with CFLs makes even more sense now. because incandescent light bulbs will no longer be found on store shelves in a few years. It makes good sense to replace standard incandescent lights with CFLs.

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Shop & Save Tip of the Week: Green Gift Ideas for Every Dad

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Home About Terms of Use & Privacy Policy Disclosure Contact Product Reviews Monthly Eco-Resolutions Quick Reference Guide Subscribe Shop & Save Tip of the Week: Green Gift Ideas for Every Dad June 14, 2010 With Father’s Day coming up this Sunday, June 20th, our Shop & Save Tips feature a few gift ideas for all kinds of Dads. And for the consciously aware of everyday choices Dad , The Ultimate Green Store has this great organic shaving gift set from Aubrey Organics.

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Where Does Your Wind Energy Come From and Is It Really ‘Green’?

Conservancy Talk

Rob Manes © Jim Richardson The Conservancy recently launched an online mapping tool allowing wind developers, project financers, utility companies, and other power purchasers acquiring wind-generated electricity from the central Great Plains to identify whether or not planned projects are sited in low-risk wind energy development areas, as shown in light green in the map below. Renewable energy is an important part of our energy future.

10 Olives You Love To Eat

Green Prophet

Juicy green, black, brown or purple olives glistening in their own oil. In other words, all olives start out green, and grow darker as they ripen. Canned black California olives are green olives that have been cured in a lye solution then treated with oxygen and ferrous gluconate to fix the black color. It’s light green, meaty, and mild. Eaten green or black. Gordals come from Sevillia, Spain, and are cured while green.

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If a CFL Breaks, Here Is What To Do | Living Green and Saving Energy

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Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy If a CFL Breaks, Here Is What To Do by greenwise on December 18, 2010 Compact fluorescent lights (CFLs) are one of the best energy-saving upgrades you can make to your home. In terms of energy savings, a CFL uses only about one-fourth as much electricity as a comparable incandescent light bulb, while lasting 10 time as long.

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If a CFL Breaks, Here Is What To Do

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Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy If a CFL Breaks, Here Is What To Do by greenwise on December 18, 2010 Compact fluorescent lights (CFLs) are one of the best energy-saving upgrades you can make to your home. In terms of energy savings, a CFL uses only about one-fourth as much electricity as a comparable incandescent light bulb, while lasting 10 time as long.

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Car MD

Green Earth Journey

The power of the CarMD handheld tester You can use the tester to monitor and maintain the health of your 1996 and newer car, light truck, minivan and/or SUV for the life of your vehicle. The red, yellow and green indicator lights help you instantly diagnose the health of your, your family's, even your neighbor's vehicles. Give your vehicle a clean bill of health before road trips Again, watch the lights. A green light means you're good to go.

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Green Hannukah and Save Energy on Lights

Green Prophet

The Festival of Lights gives spiritual and historical messages. This year, add a green message to the lights. Among the laws of lighting the menorah – one of the Hannukah traditions that Jews follow for eight days – is one that requires placing it where the lights can be viewed from the street. We’ll have to discount supernatural intervention, but can seek green lighting alternatives like the Nokero solar light bulbs.

RECIPE: Freekah, Feta and Fig Salad

Green Prophet

Freekah is one of Green Prophet’s favorite superfoods. Always searching for new ways to cook with this light-green grain, I found it featured in the Lebanese-inspired Dirty Kitchen Secrets blog by Bethany. More freekah and Lebanese recipes to get through winter from Green Prophet: Freekah, Delicious Ancient “New” Grain. This hearty freekah-based salad combines earthy, pungent, and sweet tastes. Perfect for winter eating.

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Stuffed Mulberry Leaves RECIPE

Green Prophet

As they know to eat sour green plums. At this time of year, the mulberry’s fuzzy, light-green berries are just turning rosy. Karin plucks mulberry leaves from her backyard and serves them to her family. Long ago, mulberry trees were planted all over the Middle East to feed silkworms. The cottage silk industries have died out, but many ancient mulberry trees remain.

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Northern Pintails at the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge

10,000 Birds

When I arrived at 6:15 am it was beginning to rain and by the time it was light enough to photograph, it was pouring. The map below from Wikipedia Commons shows their nesting area in light green, all year resident in dark green, wintering area in blue and the red X’s where vagrants have been spotted.

Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs

The Go Green Blog

For light green, use spinach or fresh green herbs. For olive green, use red onion skins (the color is produced by a reaction with the vinegar). Family Green Crafts all natural Crafts DIY dye Easter eggsWho’s dying Easter eggs with their kids this weekend? Need some DIY eco-friendly tips to avoid the toxic store bought dye kits? Try dying your eggs with vegetables, spices and everyday items found in your kitchen. Supplies Needed: Free-range eggs.

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Top 10 from Home

10,000 Birds

A light green parrot with a brown head and red shoulder patches, these birds have been threatened by the reduction of large trees like yellowwoods, disease and by illegal trapping for the cage bird trade. I must be home-sick because last weekend I found myself browsing through my “SASOL Birds of Southern Africa&#. This prompted me to compile a list of my Top 10 birds from home.

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WOHA's School of the Arts project fuses sustainability with practicality

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In 2009, the firm completed work on Singapore’s School of the Arts, a perforated structure that provides natural ventilation and light to all areas inside. All classrooms are studios are well ventilated with plenty of natural light. Green facades serve as an air filtration system to keep away dust and excessive glare while acoustic ceilings absorb outside noise. Sonia Renthlei: The need to design sustainable buildings has never been so important than today.

8 Ways to Reduce the Impact of Christmas on the Environment

Eco Friendly Daily

Put some innovation behind your thought and have a green Christmas instead of a white one. Lights: Green options abound. LED lights are energy savers. Environment Green Tips Cometh Yuletide and cometh the season of extravagance. So, here’s another opportunity to do our Earth a favor by giving a thought to the environment. Here are some areas where we all can contribute to spreading some environmental cheer.

Boost Your Natural Immune System With Medicinal Plants and Herbs

Green Prophet

Nothing like fresh, green produce for natural vitamins and minerals. Thanks to Green Prophet contributors who give us recipes on local vegetables like peppers , as well as flavor enhancers like garlic ( locally grown and not imported from China of course ), readers of our website have benefited from advice on how to boost one’s immune system, as well as adding a natural boost to low sexual libidos. How Green is Your Garlic?

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Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Southeastern North America and of Northeastern North America: A Review of Two Field Guides

10,000 Birds

The group’s name is in honor of the moths attracted to porch lights in evenings gone by, when storytellers would sit and tell tales on these porches. Families, or in some cases subfamilies, are tied together with brief descriptions of shared family (or subfamily) characteristics: physical, behavioral, sometimes habitat, nocturnal or diurnal flight, and if the species comes to lights. 260: “Light gray FW is tinged variably mossy green or brown along costa and in ST area.

The Bee-eaters of Africa

10,000 Birds

Northern & Southern Carmine Bee-eater A flock of Southern Carmine Bee-eaters near a colony along the Zambezi River in Namibia’s Caprivi Strip by Adam Riley Arguably Africa’s most decadent bee-eaters, they used to be considered a single species but are now split, the principal physical difference being the green versus red throat of the Northern form. Numerous subspecies exist within this long range, and birds vary from a light green coloration to an off blue.

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Dye Your Hair Naturally With Henna

Green Prophet

While science waits for conclusive evidence of links between cancer and hair dyes, here at Green Prophet we always favor the natural way. It should be a light green and smell like hay. Some suggested herbal mixes: Infuse green walnut leaves in boiling water for 1 hour for rich brown shades. Minerals from tap or well water may give unexpected results (like blue or green shades). If you want naturally beautiful hair, turn to henna.

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DOE Announces Recipients of Smart Grid Stimulus Fund

Green Life Smart Life

ARCADIA, FLORIDA – Speaking at Florida Power and Light’s (FPL) DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center, President Barack Obama today announced the largest single energy grid modernization investment in U.S. Tagged: American Reinvestment and Recovery Act, Department of Energy, Florida Power and Light, Green, President Obama, smart grid, Smart Grid adoption, Smart Grid stimulus grants.

Building Positive School Culture

The Green Changemakers

You can’t hold kids accountable for something you’ve never told them,” says Erin Green, Director of National Services Operations at Boys Town. When kids are taught with a proactive, praise-heavy approach, they tend to do better,” says Erin Green of Boys Town. When kids are taught with a proactive, praise-heavy approach, they tend to do better,” says Erin Green of Boys Town. Think about it in terms of sports,” Green says. By Dana Truby Life is about relationships.

The Road to ???

Eco_Living

Transport secretary, Ruth Kelly is launching a "pro-green, pro-growth" discussion paper today which will demonstrate how all this can be done. Hmmm - Looks like another call for business as usual with a light green wash applied sloppily on its front cover to me.

Guilt trip TV.

Eco_Living

Its power consumption is 100W - a traditional light bulb's worth. So the difference between this and our old set up quickly disappears if we redouble our efforts to switch off unnecessary lights through the winter. I'm not trying to paint this as a green move - it is a carbon sin, but on the grand scale of things it's a teeny-weeny one. Deep green living in a teepee, or light green life-as-usual with a green electricity tariff and ecover at the sink?