In a recent show of eco-force, the government has decided to crack down on your shower.
Some of you may be aware of the governments limit on showerhead flow, currently at 2.5 gallons per minute, or GPM. What some of you may not be aware of however is that the government has never really defined the [...]
Someone asked me an interesting question the other day. It was a good one that I really stopped to think about for a minute. They wanted to know how they could make an impact on the environment quickly, easily, and affordably.
So I thought about all the things I’ve talked about here, and tried to narrow [...]
Your refrigerator. What would you do without it?
Did you know, your refrigerator can suck up to 20% of your entire electric bill?
Take control of the ice box. Here’s how.
1. Adjust the thermostat! Your refrigerator should be between 38 and 42 degrees. Any colder and you’re not doing much more for your food. If your refrigerator [...]
It’s winter and it’s cold outside. What’s better than being cozy and warm indoors? Not much.
But how can you stay cozy and warm inside, without pushing your heating bill through the roof? Let’s go over some basics of bringing down your heating bill for little or no money.
Tip number one. Lower your thermostat. For every [...]
What? How? That’s sounds impossible.
Well it’s simple, and there’s an even simpler premise behind monitoring your energy penny by penny and watt by watt. If you keep track of it, you can reduce it.
There are some simple little devices that have recently entered the market that can help you monitor your energy consumption in your home [...]