Why You Need to Dispose E-Waste Safely?

Technology is increasing rapidly every day and there have been many innovations and research going on in every field these days. We all know about the benefits that we get from technology but if e-waste is not managed properly then they can be a threat to the ecosystem. Now we must be thinking what is the need for recycling e-waste? With the new innovations coming up, we are throwing or dumping the older versions in the landfills, which is harming the environment. With proper junk removal techniques Read more […]

My Mileage is Better Than Your Mileage

You may have heard about folks out there who describe themselves as “hypermilers”. What is that, you might ask? Well, it’s basically just someone who gets more out of a gallon of gas than the rest of us. Not a little more, though, but A LOT more – hypermilers can often nearly double the EPA listed mileage for a given car. One of the leaders in the hypermiler movement, Wayne Gerdes, can get nearly 60 mpg out of his 2005 Honda Accord (EPA est 34 mpg), and once got 127 mpg out of a Prius (EPA Read more […]

Living Zero Homes Tour Coming Near You

Want to get a first hand glimpse of a net-zero energy home that generates all its necessary power from renewable energy? You may get a chance if you live in one of the areas that the Living Zero Home Tour is traveling through. Starting just a week ago in Chicago, the Living Zero Home Tour is showcasing a net-zero energy home featuring energy efficient appliances and building technologies. The home will continue to travel through November so you can experience and see for yourself how energy Read more […]