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Dec 30

Sustainable Travel – Try a Solar Powered Travel Trailer

What is it about a travel trailer that makes it attractive to so many people? How else can you soak in the nation’s best sights while enjoying the comforts of home on a budget? Let’s be honest, flying sucks. I mean, it’s not what it used to be. Waiting in long TSA lines, taking your …

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Dec 23

5 Greatest Solar Energy Myths

Solar energy is the renewable, inexhaustible electrical energy that is created by converting sunlight into electricity using photovoltaics cells. And, unlike fossil fuels, which right now are the most popular sources of energy, solar energy doesn’t produce any pollution, while it is being generated, and is sustainable. Despite that, many people still have doubts about …

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Dec 09

3 Ways Industrial Plants and Manufacturers are Going Green

For a long time, big factories, plants and manufacturers were some of the biggest contributors of environmental pollution in the world. This remains true to a certain extent today. However, now most manufacturers and factory owners showcase a desire to go green. There are several reasons for this. For starters, a company that doesn’t care …

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Dec 02

Did You Know You Really Could Save The Planet?

We bet you’ve heard of the idea that one person can make all the difference when changing the world of today. This concept seems to crop up a lot with regards to the environment and what we can do to stop global warming. But just how accurate is it? As it turns out, there’s quite …

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Oct 19

Opting To Make Your Affordable Solar Installation

The rate of electricity consumption has gone up in almost every part of the world. Increased demand for electricity has had a domino effect. It has led to increased consumption, leading to higher energy bills for households. Affordable solar installations have emerged as a viable solution to bring those spiraling energy bills down. Ever since …

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Jul 22

5 Renewable Energy Sources to Watch Out For

The world has turned its attention to the preservation of planet Earth. With climate changes and the short supply of finite resources like wood and crude oil, humanity is tasked with figuring out how to harness another type of energy. Aside from controversial nuclear power, renewable energy can be harnessed through the elements while minimally …

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Jun 06

Which Renewable Energy Source is Right for Your Home?

Image link   Using a renewable energy source for your home is an excellent way to be greener. It can reduce your carbon footprint and perhaps save you money by reducing your energy bills. The question is, which energy source is best for you? Every home and individual is better suited to different types of …

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Apr 20

Making A Green Home Greener

When the 2008 recession hit, it hit hard and affected just about everyone. We saw the housing bubble burst, stocks went down and many people lost their jobs. Eight years later, it is safe to say we have collectively recovered from that economic downturn and we are prospering once again. With that in mind, the …

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Mar 11

Eco-Living In The Countryside

image   When we think about eco-living, it doesn’t get any better than heading to the countryside. Living in a rural part of the world gives you a better opportunity to live an environmentally sustainable lifestyle. You can live off the land by cultivating your own vegetables. It’s easier to collect your own water, and …

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Feb 04

Infographic: Top 10 Solar Power Countries

This infographic will show us the top countries in the world using solar power measured in gigawatts. There may be some surprises in the results. Germany is the top country followed by China, Italy, Japan, the United States, Spain, France, Australia, Belgium and the United Kingdom. Source: http://www.halfpriceshutters.com.au/products/roller-blinds

Jan 29

Power Shortages Due In 2015

There was an interesting news article I read a few years ago warning the UK that they would have major power shortages and outages in 2015, this was according the power regulation Ofgem. Reading further into news reports it is clear that this is not just limited to the UK, many countries are using up …

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Dec 15

Infographic: Solar Energy Celebrity

Renewable energy has been a hot topic in recent years. We regularly see content in the media related to the issue of climate change around the world and how it will inevitably affect us all. We have seen many erratic changes to weather patterns and there have been a number of related natural disasters. Weather …

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