Election Day Quiz

Election Day Quiz

Are you still unsure which presidential candidate will get your vote today? Or are you looking for confirmation that you've already made the right choice? When it comes to energy and environmental policies, the candidates are very different. Take this…

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Turning To Geothermal Heat

Turning to Geothermal Heat

Interested in saving 25 to 60 percent on your energy bill this year? I bet you are. According to this New York Times article, savings like these have created a surge of interest in geothermal heating and cooling systems. System…

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9 Least Green Presidents

9 Least Green Presidents

Every coin has a flip side. So, yesterday's list of the greenest presidents wouldn't really be complete without this one: the baddies. See the entire list of the nine least green presidents on The Daily Green.

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10 Greenest Presidents

10 Greenest Presidents

As Election Day draws closer, voters are weighing the pros and cons of the candidates. One of the hot topics, of course, is the environment. According to The Daily Green, the vast majority of Americans now say environmental protection is…

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Say It Ain’t So, Lance

Say It Ain’t So, Lance

Turns out cycling superstar Lance Armstrong, known for his strong social conscience, is the largest consumer of water in Austin, Texas. According to this New York Times article, his Spanish-Colonial home used 330,000 gallons of water in the month of…

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Phantom Energy Drainers

Phantom Energy Drainers

Quick quiz. Which household appliance burns the most energy when not in use? According to this graphic, it's a plasma TV, costs owners $159.76 a year. That's a lot of money to waste. With electricity bills going up and up,…

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The Pink Palace

The Pink Palace

The Pink Palace in Atlanta’s Buckhead area is a shining example of how beneficial it can be to remodel your home for energy efficiency. This famous 82-year-old home is a six-bedroom, stucco mansion that is definitely Old South. Recently, it…

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