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8 Effective and Thrifty Ways to Save Energy at Home

8 Effective and Thrifty Ways to Save Energy at Home

Did you know that the energy usage in each household has reduced throughout the years? This is because of improved housing materials, electrical equipment, and other reasons. Despite this, Americans still use around a quarter of the total energy consumption in the world. We could all do better to reduce our impact on the environment while also saving money in the …

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Solar Advantages 7 Benefits of Installing Solar Panels on Your Home

Solar Advantages: 7 Benefits of Installing Solar Panels on Your Home

Back in 2017, U.S. homeowners had an average monthly electricity bill of $111.67. That puts their yearly spending on electricity alone at a staggering $1,340. As if that’s not enough, the EIA forecasts spikes in retail electricity prices in 2019 and 2020. From 2018’s 12.89 cents per kilowatt-hour, average prices will rise to 13.04 cents …

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What is Thermal Remediation and How Does it Work

What is Thermal Remediation and How Does it Work?

Thermal treatment methods use heat energy to move harmful chemicals in groundwater and soil. With in situ thermal treatment, heat is sent underground, directly to contaminated areas. Then, pollutants move toward wells where they are piped above the ground to be treated with other methods. Thermal treatment is particularly beneficial for NAPLs or non-aqueous phase …

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Everyday Items You Didnt Realize You can Replace with Environmentally Friendly Alternatives

Everyday Items You Didn’t Realize You can Replace with Environmentally Friendly Alternatives

Many of us have begun shopping for green products. By looking for environmentally options, we can help to reduce our carbon footprint, and hopefully give the planet more of a fighting chance. It might only be a very small difference that we make with each purchase, but when millions of people do the same thing …

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Everything You Need To Know About Carbon Monoxide And How To Combat It

Everything You Need to Know About Carbon Monoxide and How to Combat it

What is Carbon Monoxide? Carbon monoxide or CO is an odorless, colorless, tasteless gas and isn’t as dense as air. Its properties make it highly dangerous and are toxic to humans in excessive quantities. It is created when carbon and oxygen combine and form two gases. When the combustion of carbon is complete, i.e.there is …

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