Thursday, August 25th, 2016

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Options for Green Flooring

Options for Green Flooring

Bamboo is stronger than most hardwood flooring options. There are a variety of green ways to floor your home, which is not only good for the environment, but is also good for you and your family, roommates, and pets. Some of the options tend to cost more than conventional flooring options, but when it comes down to helping the environment, the benefits out weigh the higher costs. One option is bamboo... [Read more]


How to Build an Environmental-Friendly Residence

How to Build an Environmental-Friendly Residence

NJ School of Architecture professor indicates how to build an environmental-friendly residence on a tight budget. Author – Cynthia Booth. Did you know that two NYC-based designers designed an asymmetrical home with a fixed budget of $250,000? Architects and Jersey City residents Richard Garber (assistant professor at NJ Institute of Technology’s College of Architecture and Design in Newark)... [Read more]


Green Energy Powered by People

Green Energy Powered by People

Power derived from people is a green energy that could be using for charging up any and all electronic gadgets. With so many electronic gadgets in the world today it seems like we are constantly charging them. There is technology being developed though that would tap into the energy of people’s movements. This could be used to power mobile device and possible an entire structure. The power derived... [Read more]


Alternative Fuel – Biodiesel

Alternative Fuel – Biodiesel

Biodiesel can be made from natural resources which are readily available. There are many good reasons why biodiesel is a good fuel alternative to gasoline. Primarily, it is safer to the environment because it completely comes from renewable sources, is non-toxic, burns clean, and is totally biodegradable. Secondly, it is a renewable fuel and can easily be sourced out from natural, safe resources such... [Read more]


Cars Powered by Solar Energy

Cars Powered by Solar Energy

Slowly people and manufacturers are becoming aware of the need for solar energy. The cars powered by solar are just electric cars that do not need to be plugged in to be charged. Why? They have solar panels installed on the top of them to generate power. These panels collect the sun’s energy and transform it into electricity to power the cars. At present time these cars cannot go far on their... [Read more]


Best 2010 Green Cars – Kelley Blue Book

Best 2010 Green Cars – Kelley Blue Book

Every green car on the highway is one less polluting vehicle. As any car fanatic knows, the Kelley Blue Book is the United State’s largest automotive vehicle valuation company. For 2010, it has just announced the top green car picks with the Toyota Prius leading the pack. Toyota Prius The Prius offers a special powertrain combined with a hybrid electric motor and gasoline-fueled internal combustion... [Read more]


Our Food Supply and Bees

Our Food Supply and Bees

Our food crops depend on bees for pollination. Little things do matter and this is all too-true in nature, of which bees immediately come to mind. This point was brought to us by the box-office hit animated movie titled “Bee Movie” starring Jerry Seinfeld and Renee Zellweger, among other stars. In that movie, bees played an important role in food production, which drastically suffered when... [Read more]


Best Ways to Avoid Mercury

Best Ways to Avoid Mercury

Modify your diet and only include fish you know don't contain high levels of Mercury. While most people have heard of Mercury and Mercury poisoning they may not be completely familiar with how severe it can be or how to avoid being poisoned. Developing a clear understanding on the subject of Mercury is most definitely helpful because it can aid in reducing the unfortunate impact the poison can... [Read more]