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Sep 16

5 Benefits of Having Your Business Go Green

Going green has become a fad for many companies and businesses. With rising levels of CO2 in the atmosphere and the average temperature rising little by little every year, businesses and their customers are starting to see the environmental movement as a civic duty. Besides just joining the bandwagon, there are two main reasons to …

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Apr 20

17 Reasons to Switch Over to LED Lighting

Whether you’ve been considering the switch over to LED lighting, or you haven’t been aware of LED lighting as an option, this post is going to hopefully open you up to the benefits and reasons you should start making the switch. This post applies to the homeowner, the business owner, and all related in-between. Illumination …

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Jan 27

Green Energy and its Benefits

Green or renewable energy is the hottest topic nowadays all around the world. This green energy, also known as solar, wind or hydroelectric energy, is beneficial for us in many respects. First of all, it is called “green” because it does not have side effects and is good for our health. Secondly, since this type …

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Jun 13

Biofuels – The Benefits and Drawbacks

Biofuels have long been seen as a renewable alternative to fossil fuels. With petroleum and diesel in limited supply, and some analysts predicting their depletion by the middle of this century, research and development has been placed in biofuels in order to reduce our dependence on conventional sources of energy. Biofuels are typically synthesised from …

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Sep 06

Reducing Your Carbon Footprint by Walking Instead of Driving

Many of us are so used to driving our cars every day, becoming such a habit that we “forget” that it’s actually okay to walk to some of our destinations. In fact, it is not uncommon for the average American to hop in their car and drive to a destination that is half a mile …

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Nov 29

The Environmental Benefits of Using Moroccan Tadelakt Plaster

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People are becoming more and more aware of the need to limit the impact of their actions on the environment, and are increasingly taking action to reduce their carbon footprints. Interestingly, the way you decorate your home can also play a role here. For instance, many people choose to finish the surfaces of their bathroom …

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Jun 29

Greening up Your Coffee Drinking

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Curious about one of the very easiest ways to go greener every single day? It’s simple: just forego your morning coffee & tea. Okay, okay. So I wake up at 5:15 every day too and that’s just not altogether feasible, nor enjoyable for that matter. However, it does have a pretty big carbon impact and …

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Apr 26

How Green Updates Can Bring Home Insurance Costs Down

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Owning a home is an expensive affair for those of us who care about the environment. Houses, after all, are on a par with heavy industry when it comes to pollution, contributing around 28 percent of the UK’s total. Co2 emissions, so there’s lots of work to be done in reducing their impact. But making …

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