Searching around for the best energy efficient freezer for your home? Good idea. If you're considering buying a new freezer, look for an Energy Star-approved model. They use less energy to power them, so they help the environment and save you money on your utility … [Read more...] about Best Energy Efficient Freezers 2011
Would you rather: a.) Shovel out your driveway after a big snowstorm or b.) Pay your utility bills in January? Unfortunately, most of us donâ€™t actually get to choose whether or not to pay our utility bills â€“ that is, if we want to keep coming home to a warm house this winter. … [Read more...] about How to lower your heating cost: 5 DIY tips
Photo via CNET. Like many people, I just started hearing about the Bloom Box from Bloom Energy. It isn't the first time that 60 Minutes has come up with a story about some type of miraculous energy source that seems too good to be true. Indeed, free energy scams are as old … [Read more...] about Bloom Box: a practical, clean energy solution for homes?
Photo courtesy of ecupaintingguild at Flickr.com. With all the news coverage focused on the election, there are a lot of important and/or awesome things that have escaped attention. Here's a quick overview of environmental news that's worth following: First off, it's common … [Read more...] about News that has nothing to do with Election 2008
Photo courtesy of ceebee23 at Flickr.com. The Queen of England once enjoyed direct rule over 2/3 of the earth's surface. Her personal authority is a bit less these days, but she still has control over the territorial waters of Great Britain. And, with the backing of the Crown … [Read more...] about Queen of England plans array of offshore wind turbines, including biggest turbine ever built