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Easy Ways to Be More Eco-friendly

Forty-two percent of Americans and 51 percent of Millennials are willing to pay more for brands that are committed to a positive environmental and social impact, a Nielsen poll found. Thirty-two percent check packaging for environmental and social commitment before buying, and 40 percent have made a socially responsible purchase within the last six months. …

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The Habits of Home – Interacting With Your Energy

A fully transparent solar cell that could make every window and screen a power source

This could be one of the greatest developments in solar engineering in a long time. It’s practical and cost effective…but will it work out?

A sneak peek into Google’s “Treasure Map of Solar Energy”

This illuminating new project from Google could have legs, using their Google earth resources they’re working on a project that will help calculate the best solar plan for homeowners….

Saving Some Green: How a Green Lifestyle Can Actually Save You Money

Some common misconceptions about green living are that it’s a luxury or that you can only start to care about the environment once you’ve achieved a certain amount of disposable income. But here’s a little secret about choosing to live a green lifestyle: It saves you money in the long run. Sure, there’s the upfront …

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Solar Powered Appliances That Will Save You Money

Solar power in the home is about more than just solar panels and garden lights.

Lower Your Road Trips’ Carbon Footprint for an Environmentally-Friendly Vacation

A typical medium-sized family car generates around 24 tons of carbon dioxide over its entire lifetime, according to a report by the UK’s Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership. Meanwhile, an electric vehicle only produces around 18 tons. Although switching to an environmentally-friendly vehicle helps reduce your carbon footprint, your emissions can still add up when hitting …

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INFOGRAPHIC: How Energy Efficient Are We Compared With Our European Neighbours?

We’re all being asked to shrink our carbon footprint by reducing energy consumption, but have you ever wondered how energy efficient the UK is compared with our European neighbours?

The “Internet Of Things” in the home

How much do you know about the Internet of Things (IoT), read on to find out more…..

Why does the UK waste more food than any other EU country?

What a waste? How much do the Brits really throw away?

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