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Electronics That Save On Energy

October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

As we head into the holiday season, many people will be tightening their budgets in preparation for all the big holiday meals and gift buying. Of course, there are some obvious ways to save money,...

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How to Be Eco-Friendly in the Office

November 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

As more people are making environmentally-friendly choices at home, it makes sense that companies are following suit. Businesses are finding that eco-friendly practices can win customers, garner respect, and serve as an example to the...

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  While the truly smart home with fully integrated built-in automation systems may be inaccessible to most people, any home can be smart with the right aftermarket add-ons. Whether you want to automate energy efficiency...

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Summer’s blazing sun fuels more than just long days, dark tans and warm weather. It can also power phones, keyboards, and even your lawnmower. This summer, harness the power of the sun while you’re enjoying...

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With the tablet market booming at an all-time high, it’s extremely tempting to buy the next big thing or new generation iPad each time the opportunity comes around. Often times you can get held back...

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Fuel Cell Technology in Cars

April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

While still not at the point of going the way of the dinosaur, the internal combustion engine is facing increasingly stiff competition from fast-evolving fuel cell technologies. Fuel cells use hydrogen – the most abundant...

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The Best Places to Invest Your Green Dollars

March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

These days, many investors look to make their profits from green stocks. Green stocks exist in a wide range of industries, from solar panel production and alternative energies to green chemicals and building materials. Although...

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Top 5 Luxury Electric Cars

February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

With more car buyers looking for environmentally friendly vehicles, car makers are answering with an increased offering of electric vehicles. These battery-powered machines come in many shapes and sizes, but it seems like most electric...

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The Guide to Donating Your Old Electronics

January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

When it comes to buying electronics, it seems like we’re constantly in a race against time. Even when you’ve bought the “latest” and “most advanced” piece of technology, big tech companies are already working on...

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The Rising Trend of Wind Power

November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

It’s been 51 years since singer-songwriter-poet Bob Dylan famously sang “The answer, my friend, is blowin’ in the wind,” and while it’s probably not what he was talking about, with supplies of traditional energy fuels...

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If you’re like most people, you’ve probably got a drawer filled with old cell phones and a closet stuffed with an array of VCR players, broken down laptop, a 50-pound 19-inch tube television and other...

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California is the Top Solar State

September 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

It was the middle of the 19th century when the people of California first said “Eureka!” Gold was discovered and ordinary people were accumulating extraordinary wealth thanks to the precious metal found in abundance in...

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Best Solar Chargers for Your iPhone

June 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

People who spend a lot of time off the grid – hanging out at music festivals or camping up north – don’t necessarily want to be disconnected entirely from the outside world. Those who own...

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Nowadays, you don’t have to be an expert gardener to design, plant and maintain a beautiful garden. Modern technology allows even amateur gardeners to create amazing landscapes with the help of their tablets or smartphones....

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Every year, hundreds of millions of computer printer ink cartridges are dumped in trash cans and end up in landfills across the United States. What’s worse is one small ink cartridge will sit in a...

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The world’s first solar-powered plane will make a cross-country flight from California to New York this summer. The aircraft, which can only carry one pilot, uses no fuel, weighs less than a car and is...

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How Vehicles Affect Energy Efficiency

March 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

The debate over fossil and alternative fuels often centers on the issue of the automobile and the negative environmental impacts of the internal combustion engine (ICE). Instead of an emotional response of the “all cars...

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The Impact of Donating Your Computer

March 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The microcomputer has been around since the 70s. Andrew Grove of Intel said its power has doubled every 18 months – meaning the computer has changed more than 25 times since its invention. Every change...

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Best Selling Electric Cars of 2012

March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Jennifer Thayer Whether it’s due to increasing fuel prices or the concept of saving the environment one thing is for sure — the sales of electric cars have really hit the fast track. Consumers...

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Tips for Going Green in a Small Business

February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The idea of green technology isn’t new. Any business that recycles used paper or employs smart energy practices is using green tech. However, going green in a small business means going beyond the basics to...

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