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Phantom Loads Can Cost You $115 Each Year

Phantom Loads Can Cost You $115 Each Year

Phantom loads are produced by electric devices quietly wasting energy causing electric bills to increase. Understand what a phantom load is and implement these energy conservation tips so you can save money and help the planet at the same time.

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Tips to Save Money on Home Heating Bills This Winter

Tips to Save Money on Home Heating Bills This Winter

Americans are looking to cut costs and save some money on their home heating bills, especially with the economy still trying to recover. This winter, follow these home heating and energy conservation tips to help you save some green while going green.

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Energy Efficiency Tips for Small Businesses and Home Offices

Energy Efficiency Tips for Small Businesses and Home Offices

Small businesses and home office users can cut their energy consumption by thousands of dollars each year by implementing energy efficient practices. Everything from lighting choices to the types of computers your employees use can mean the difference between profitability and losses.

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Tips on How to Have an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

Tips on How to Have an Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

Having an eco-friendly holiday is easy if you follow these simple tips to help you go green. From travel to cooking and food preparation to trash production we have you covered. The turkey is even an environmentally friendly choice when compared to other foods.

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8 Energy Efficient Tips to Quickly Lower Your Electric Bills

8 Energy Efficient Tips to Quickly Lower Your Electric Bills

Your endeavor to become energy efficient can start from the need to lower your bills or wanting to become eco-friendly and save the planet. Whatever your reasons may be, these 8 energy efficient tips will help you go green and save some green at the same time.

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Understanding Energy in America in 5 Minutes or Less

Understanding Energy in America in 5 Minutes or Less

Renewable energy accounts for only 10.5% of America’s energy production leaving other production to dirty alternatives like coal. It is important to understand the basics of energy and energy production as it makes becoming energy efficient easier.

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4 Home Energy Facts You Need to Know

4 Home Energy Facts You Need to Know

Home energy costs U.S. families $1,900 per year and could be cut in half with energy efficient improvements. With over 1.2 billion tons of greenhouse gases being released into the air to produce home energy it is a dirty process as well.

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3 Money Saving Reasons to Switch to Compact Fluorescent Bulbs

3 Money Saving Reasons to Switch to Compact Fluorescent Bulbs

Compact fluorescent light bulbs can last up to 11 years and help reduce home energy costs upwards of $68 over their lifespan. Getting every American to switch to CFL bulbs would equal the removal of 11 million smog producing vehicles from the road each year.

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