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Cell Phone Need Replacing? Recycle

Cell Phone Need Replacing? Recycle

If a cell phone is more than a few months old, it is looked down upon by those who consider themselves part of the tech savvy world and consider themselves up to the minute in all things technological. A year old cell phone is already old technology and if it is (God forbid) several years […]

Green Gizmo Home For 30% Reduction In Energy Costs

Green Gizmo Home For 30% Reduction In Energy Costs

According to GE, green gizmo home, also called as net-zero energy would probably save 30% of energy costs. Though it costs 10% more than a conventional house, it is worth spending lot of money. When builders offered it, few took them up on it. Net-zero energy home includes a ground source heat pumps, supplementary wind […]

Are the Deserts Turning Greener?

Satellite pictures of northern Africa show that areas lost to the Sahara desert during decades of drought are turning green again. Analysis of images show deserts retreating in a broad band stretching from Mauritania to Eritrea, according to research in British magazine New Scientist. The evidence is limited and definitive conclusions are impossible to reach […]

Simple Tips To Go Paperless

Simple Tips To Go Paperless

We all know that manufacturing paper has a tremendous impact on the environment: to begin with, the raw materials used to make paper come from trees; the very trees that are the lungs of our communities and indeed of the earth, which take years if not decades to grow. It is the depletion of the […]

New System Lets People Track Their Recycled Waste

New System Lets People Track Their Recycled Waste

When most people think of green, recycling may come to mind since it is probably the only environmental habit that most people are exposed to at a young age and thus sticks out clearly in their mind. However, despite the fact that many people know what recycling is many people fail to do so which […]

New Braking System Could Save Huge Amounts Of CO2

New Braking System Could Save Huge Amounts Of CO2

While it would be impossible to eradicate the use of fossil fuels across the globe, one area that can be targeted is the use of excess fossil fuels that leads to the high levels of CO2 that is emitted into the environment. This is one way that people could actually begin to have an active […]

Brilliant Green Ingredients For Natural Skin Care

Brilliant Green Ingredients For Natural Skin Care

As we all know the fact, when it comes to skin care, natural is always best. If you are into green living, you probably know that the ingredients used in synthetic skincare products can cause harm to your skin. So, it is very important for you to be aware of it. Remember, your skin eats, […]

Top 10 Natural, Eco-Friendly and Anti-Pollutant Houseplants

Top 10 Natural, Eco-Friendly and Anti-Pollutant Houseplants

Get rid of indoor pollution in a natural way. Rather than artificial machines, you must opt for natural pollution fighters that come in the form of plants.

Environmentally Friendly Back Yard Grilling

Environmentally Friendly Back Yard Grilling

Summer brings in many perks that are unique to the season including trips to the beach, local fairs, and of course the delightful chance to get outside and start barbequing your dinner the way it was supposed to be made, with a burger flipper and a grill. There is no aroma that describes summer better […]

Space Based Solar Power Via Lasers And Microwaves

Space Based Solar Power Via Lasers And Microwaves

The idea of Space based solar power was first voiced by Dr. Peter Glacer over 40 years ago, during time of high energy costs and crisis for fossil fuel supplies. Now, in this world’s rising need for energy, the idea of space based solar power is helping a lot to decrease our dependence on fossil […]