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Greener Ideal Staff

Greener Ideal helps you live your life in more sustainable ways with green living tips and commentary on the latest environment news. We want to protect the planet and reduce our collective carbon footprint.
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Getting Started with Solar Water Heating for Your Home

After solar power, solar water heating is often the next step that homeowners take to make their home more sustainable. A solar water heating system...
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Don’t miss the WIRED Energy Conference in London: October 12, 2017

How the world accesses and uses energy has never been more important than it is today. From the potential of renewables to global energy...
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Building a More Eco-Friendly Home [Infographic]

When you're getting ready to build a new home, it's important to keep sustainability and energy efficiency in mind, even though there may be...
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20 Water-Saving Tips for Your Home

Have you ever had a staggering utility bill? Even if you are not in a drought-stricken area, you must do your part in knowing...

7 Ways To Be an Eco Friendly College Student

Most college students focus on three things: classes, studying, and socializing (and probably not in that order). With all that’s going on around campus, it’s safe to say...
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Plastic Utensil Pollution on the Rise

While takeout food habits are becoming becoming increasingly common, so is the plastic utensil litter that goes along with it. According to Mother Jones, a...
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5 Ways to Beat the Summer Heat while Staying Green

This summer is a hot one! And staying cool in the summer isn't just a matter of cranking up the AC. You want to...
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7 Characteristics of Eco-Friendly Air Conditioning Units

Eco-friendly air conditioning is becoming more widespread as air conditioner manufacturers phase out ozone-depleting refrigerants in their products in order to meet new government regulations. A...
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4 Tips to Run Your Air Conditioner Efficiently

Air conditioning is one of the many modern conveniences that you simply can’t live without. You need it to stay cool and comfortable within...
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New Report Shows Sea Level Rise Just Doubled

A new report on rising sea levels offers some frightening data – namely, that sea level rise has just doubled: A study published in the...