14 ways to Green Your Energy
To tweak the old Benjamin Franklin adage: "In this world nothing is certain but death, taxes, and skyrocketing energy bills." To lower your bills, GreenYour has suggestions for a whole range of budgets and time ranging from simple (sealing air leaks) to advanced (installing solar shingles).
Buy power generated by solar panels and wind turbines through your electric provider. And if they don't offer green options, go for renewable energy certificates instead.
Leaks can account for 20-30 percent of your home's energy loss.
Attics are "priority" locations for insulation retrofits.
Look for appliances, electronics, light bulbs and more!
You no longer have to guess at which appliances and devices are the biggest energy hogs.
Keep your heating and cooling bills in check by auto-regulating the temp.
Pinpoint energy waste, maximize efficiency.
Before embarking on your next eco-vacation or business jaunt, switch-off energy users to save money and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
A solar thermal water heater that uses the sun's warmth to cook up warm water naturally uses much less energy than an electric boiler.
Want solar but don't want obvious panels? Then this choice is perfect for you...
These tax-credit eligible units save energy by absorbing the sun's energy for water heating.
Cut cooling and heating costs with one of these earth-core temp-regulators.
Get your breeze on with renewable wind power.
Go with the flow... micro hydro flow, that is.