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We can all attest that computers make our lives easier. Unfortunately, the IT industry accounts for about 2% of carbon emissions worldwide, making it not so easy on the environment. To reduce your impact on the environment in the computer arena:...
We can all attest that computers make our lives easier. Unfortunately, the IT industry accounts for about 2% of carbon emissions worldwide, making it not so easy on the environment. To reduce your impact on the environment in the computer arena:...
Australia is banning the sale of incandescent light bulbs this year. And some other countries are planning to do the same.
Incandescent light bulbs are extremely energy inefficient. Approximately 80 percent of energy used to generate light, escapes in the form of heat.
Phillips, the world's largest lighting producer, is planning to ban incandescent light bulbs globally by the year 2016.
Wind power is cost competitive at 9 cents per kilowatt-hour in parts of the world. With more wind turbines being produced, costs will go down and wind power will command a larger share of the world's energy output.
By keeping your fridge organized and minimizing the amount of stuff you have inside can help you in saving energy! By enabling yourself to more quickly grab stuff out of your fridge, you will help reduce the 30 percent of cool air that escapes every...
Fridges and freezers are probably the most energy-intensive electrical appliances in our homes so, next time you go appliance shopping invest in more energy-efficient models and you will be surprised at how fast your investment pays off in the form...
Concentrated solar power will help lead the way for solar power as the sun's energy can be focused and direct electricity generation can be achieved.
Hydroponic farming systems are being created to grow plants in buildings. Compared to conventional agriculture, these systems can use up to 95% less water, eliminate pesticide and herbicide use and reduce the amount of land needed to grow crops.
Solar photovoltaic power costs are at the moment too high for mass production in parts of the world but as technology improvements are made, solar panels will be more widely used. Be informed about solar energy and catch the wave!
Advanced biofuels are fuels made from waste products and non-food crops such as cellulose and switchgrass. Fuels beyond gasoline and ethanol helps increase fuel efficiency and dependence on oil.

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