Are you sick and tired of dealing with the high cost of energy? If so, then you probably receive outrageous monthly heating bills and are looking for ways to cut those down so that they are more financially manageable for you. If this is the case, then you may very well want to consider renewable energy as a viable option for your home. You might be surprised at just how much money you can save this way.
Renewable energy is any form of energy that does not have a finite supply. Perhaps Read more
In this day of environmental awareness, it is more important than ever to use sustainable methods of transportation. Many people would use sustainable transportation methods if these types of transportation were more convenient. There are several convenient means of transportation that are available to most.
It may not be the first thing that comes to mind when considering convenient sustainable transportation, but a car can be sustainable. There are currently several car companies that are manufacturing electric and electric hybrid vehicles that are quite fuel efficient.
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To calculate the size of your carbon footprint, you will need to take into account all your actions that cause the emission of carbon dioxide (CO2).
First, calculate your car’s average gas mileage, and divide it by the number of miles you drive annually. The product is the number of gallons of fuel you use each year. Multiply this figure by nine. The product represents the number of kilograms of CO2 your car produces annually.
Next, calculate your annual air travel miles. Multiply this figure by 0.23. Read more
The impact and severity of the current environmental crisis should not be underestimated by those who wish to secure a more sustainable future. Efforts to develop more sustainable consumer habits, lifestyles and industrial practices may play a key role in combating the effects that climate change is beginning to have on the world around us. Learning all that you can about this issue and the ways that you may be able to play a more effective role in addressing it can Read more
Our children are our future. It’s our job to ensure that they are well equipped to handle our mistakes and further advance the world thanks to our successes. There are plenty of both. One of the biggest mistakes of ours and previous generations is that we didn’t put as high of an importance on the environment until we absolutely had to. Conservatism and green thinking wasn’t part of the social norm. As such, our world had to suffer slightly before we Read more