What Could Be Greener Quick Tip #2

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. [...]

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Easy Tips For Saving Money

Turn off your lights.

When you’re not in the room, turn off the lights. Your homes lighting makes up on average anywhere between 11 and 15 percent of your energy bill, so by shutting off lights when you’re not using them you can potentially save $30 a month or $360 a year. For outside lighting, [...]

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Understanding Wind Power

Wind Power, Explained

So you see a lot about wind power these days. Huge wind fields with crazy skyscraping propellers whose size boggles the mind when seen up close. Enough of these out in the world and we can replace conventional power plants all together. So they say. And they may be right. These wind [...]

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Solar Power, The Low Down

So what’s the deal with solar power? Let’s break it down into a few parts here. Number one, how much power can I make with it? Number two, how much do these systems cost? Number three, the bottom line, is it worth it to get into solar?

Number one: Power producing ability. How much power [...]

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Get a Handle on Your Electricity Usage or Non-Usage

Standby. It’s not a word that most of us use in our daily lives. Why would we need to, right? Wrong. Standby is one of the biggest problems we face today. Huh? What? How? Well here it is.

Remember the old days, when you turned something off, like your TV, your printer, your toaster over, [...]

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