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Energy Savings

Stay Warm, Save Energy and Lower Your Utility Bill This Winter

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 10.19.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

Do you turn the thermostat a notch higher or put on an extra sweater when it gets cold? It's a common household debate as family members try to mainta...

Renewable Energy Investments: A Case Study

Steve Schullo and Dan Robertson | Posted 08.27.2016 | Business
Steve Schullo and Dan Robertson

Early adopters are consumers who aspire to own the newest gadget even if it means paying top price. When it came to a renewable energy plan for our home and automobiles, we were no exceptions.

Making Summer More Energy Efficient

Nathaniel Sillin | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business
Nathaniel Sillin

No matter how hot it gets, summer doesn't have to drain your energy budget. The warmer months are a good time to execute a year-round plan for smart energy use that will save money and maybe keep the earth a little greener. Here are a few ideas you might try.

Use These Gadgets To Save Water, Energy And Money

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 10.02.2014 | Green

Saving energy and water can be difficult, but now there are plenty of gadgets on the market that aim to make the process easier for you. From smart li...

Energy and Money Saving Tips on Cooling and Heating Your Home

Dorit Sasson | Posted 10.05.2014 | HuffPost Home
Dorit Sasson

As one who is contemplating purchasing a house in the upcoming year, I've considered the complaints and woes of my homeowner friends regarding heating and cooling costs. I am surrounded by very old houses, so, this is a real issue.

No, Really, You Can Save Energy By Plastic-Wrapping Your Windows

Posted 08.28.2014 | Green

From DealNews' Lou Carlozo: Energy savings is certainly on a lot of people's minds as winter 2014 has kicked off in fearsome fashion across the Un...

Can We Combine Technology, Economic Savings and Social Networks?

Amine Chouaieb | Posted 03.03.2013 | Technology
Amine Chouaieb

Can we use social media to play a role in mobilizing consumers and achieving energy savings?

Let's Institute Double Daylight Savings Time!

Dr. Franklin Ruehl, Ph.D. | Posted 01.09.2012 | Weird News
Dr. Franklin Ruehl, Ph.D.

Less crime! Fewer accidents! More energy! These are the benefits of Double Daylight Savings Time (DDST) which I propose we institute immediately.

Help Consumers Save Money by Saving Energy

Steven Chu | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics
Steven Chu

In a typical house, replacing 15 traditional bulbs with energy saving bulbs will save about $50 a year. That's enough to run two 50 inch Energy Star plasma TVs -- five hours a day, all year long.

To Ban or Not to Ban? The Debate Over Clotheslines

MSN Money | Teresa Mears | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

If you live in an older neighborhood in most cities, you can hang your wet clothes out to dry with impunity. But if, like 60 million Americans, you li...

Si Se Puede: Every Chilean Can (and Does) Screw in a Compact Fluorescent Light Bulb

Larry Coben | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Larry Coben

The cleanest, greenest, cheapest and most secure energy is the energy we don't use. The empirical evidence from Chile is overwhelming and proves the savings.

Learn From The Romans: Moderation (Also For Air Conditioning)

Marta Mondelli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marta Mondelli

Plenty of people switching off their units when leaving the apartment or when the temperature is not terribly hot, but there are still many of them carelessly wasting away energy and ozone.

Carbon Savings at Home -- A Little Can Go a Long Way

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

You do have some control over your carbon footprint -- maybe more than you think. Let's look at how choices at home, on the road, and at the store can fight global warming.

16 Ways To Turn Your Business Green

Nancy H. Taylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Nancy H. Taylor

Whether you have a large factory with hundreds of employees, or a two-person office, there are many ways to save money, energy and resources by implem...