Researchers Find That LED Bulbs Are Healthier For The Environment The total environmental impact, including the energy and natural resources needed to manufacture, transport, operate and dispose of light bulbs, was examined in the report. Researchers looked at fifteen different impacts as they evaluated environmentSee all stories on this topic Urban Ecology Center's branch combines [...]
Residential Solar Energy Building your own home Solar Panel is not hard, if you know how! Click Here For Videos and More Information! Although the manufacture of solar panels is done in a strict quality controlled environment, for personal purposes you can build your own home solar panel to see how the sun’s energy can [...]
Reduce your electricity bill If you have been bogged by the enormous electricity bills you have been getting, it is time to take some concrete steps. You can reduce your electricity bills by following very simple steps: Limited use: Start with the room you are sitting in. If you were to take a call in [...]
We should be doing everything possible to develop geothermal energy technologies. This is a largely untapped area of tremendous alternative energy potential, as it simply taps the energy being naturally produced by the Earth herself. Vast amounts of power are present below the surface crust on which we move and have our being. All we [...]
Landfill Problems - A Landfill Site Anatomy This article applies to all typical RCRA Subtitle C Landfill Cap Systems, and is an educational guide only read the USEPA guides before taking any action. The placing of a sealing layer from rain over a landfill is usually done to: * Reduce exposure on the surface of [...]
Most cleaning products available these days rely heavily on caustic and toxic chemicals that seriously damage the environment. They often aren't good for your health either. If you're thinking about not using these harsh chemicals, you could use an equivalent but more environmentally friendly cleaner. There are various options for cleaning your home in a [...]
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