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energy efficient windows in a house

How Your Windows Can Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

You’ve probably heard by now that installing energy efficient windows can help to reduce the cost of your monthly energy bill by sealing in heat when it’s cold and cool air when it’s hot outside. There are also great environmental benefits.
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The Benefits of LED Lighting [Infographic]

LED lighting has grown in popularity over recent years due to the huge range of benefits they offer. LED stands for ‘light emitting diodes’. They’re semiconductor devices which efficiently convert electricity into light without the...
winter home energy saving tips

Winter Energy Saving Tips for Your Home

Although cooler weather can bring many beautiful days and lasting memories, it can also have the unfortunate side effect of bringing higher energy bills due to heating costs. High heating costs can lead to...
Air Conditioners

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 number of technological innovations are also making AC units greener....
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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 your home when the weather outside pushes past “warm” and becomes unbearably...
energy efficiency myths debunked

19 Energy Efficiency Myths Debunked [Infographic]

Climate change is becoming a real and scary threat. Over the last couple of years, we have seen numerous temperature records thanks to our increasing energy demand and associated greenhouse gas emissions. Studies have shown that...
IBM Modular Data Center

The Environmental Perks of Using Modular Data Centers

In recent years, modular data centers have become a more flexible, energy efficient, and environmentally-friendly alternative to their traditional brick and mortar counterparts.  Let’s learn something about them.   Characteristics Modular data systems are comprised of pre-engineered...
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Goodyear’s Concept Tire Can Charge an EV on the Go

Long charging times are among the biggest challenges faced by electric vehicles and one of the biggest obstacles preventing them from becoming a true alternative to internal combustion engine vehicles. Increasing the number of fast-charging...

Honda Releases “Green Dealer Guide” to Help Reduce Dealers’ Carbon Footprint

Japanese car maker Honda has been trying to popularize more eco-friendly and fuel-efficient vehicles for years now. It's introduced various hybrid and all-electric models to the market and it has been involved in numerous...

You Won’t Believe Where the US Ranks Among the World’s Most Energy Efficient Economies

The United States ranked only 13th on the list of the world's 16 most energy efficient countries last year. The scorecard, published by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE), measured energy efficiency...