Posts tagged with the keyword: ‘energy efficiency’

Green Investments: Alternative Energy Investing for 2013

Green Investments: Alternative Energy Investing for 2013

2013 is poised to be an exciting year for alternative energy investors. Despite the conflagration solar had in 2012 we see opportunities there, as well as in wind and energy efficiency. This article also reveals why 2013 is shaping up to be a good year for the stock market in general, and alternative energy in [...]

Green Buildings: Trend to slash high-rise electric bills sweeps industry

Green Buildings: Trend to slash high-rise electric bills sweeps industry

  King Kong immortalized the Empire State Building — more than once. And while its status as the biggest and tallest has been eclipsed a number of times since Pres. Herbert Hoover turned on the lights May 1, 1931, the iconic skyscraper continues to lead the nation. However, now it’s gaining fame as perhaps the [...]

Saving Energy – Is Your Central Heating Wasting More Energy Than It Should?

Saving Energy – Is Your Central Heating Wasting More Energy Than It Should?

Manually bleeding radiators is a messy and time consuming chore that the majority of people would prefer to avoid, but it isn’t advisable to allow the air to collect in your central heating as it will make the system much less efficient. This means that you will use more energy to heat your home than [...]

Energy efficient construction gains ground

Energy efficient construction gains ground

My Uncle Dave Wakefield lives in Anchorage, Alaska in a tiny house built when efficiency meant minimal construction cost and square footage. The house, which he’s lived in the past two decades, has changed little since its construction sometime before or during World War II. It has 2-by-4 walls, low ceilings, tiny rooms and a draftiness consistent with old [...]

Emissions boost the case for clean energy

Emissions boost the case for clean energy

Two facts make clean energy unbeatable: air pollution and its friend climate change. Sure there are naysayers. Texas Gov. Rick Perry was quoted as saying, “Scientists are ‘coming forward daily’ to disavow a ‘theory that remains unproven,’” in a tweet by New Hampshire Public Radio. And James Delingpole on globalclimatescam.com sarcastically says, “It now seems [...]


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