energy conservation

  • The Easiest Ways to (Properly) Get Rid of an Old TV

    The Easiest Ways to (Properly) Get Rid of an Old TV

    Our habits as consumers have changed pretty significantly over the past few decades, especially when it comes to electronics. Given how quickly the technology improves, it’s not surprising that some people want to constantly upgrade their electronic devices and items like TVs — even if that means getting rid of a perfectly functional older model.

  • How To Cool Your Home Without Cranking The AC

    My home is interesting (special?) in that we have central air conditioning on the first floor and window AC units in the upstairs bedrooms. What this means, practically speaking, is that we lose a lot of our cool first floor air up the stairs, where it is immediately swallowed up by a hallway that becomes…

  • How Reducing Energy Improves Your Business’ Bottom Line

    Companies could improve their profits by 2-10% each year by saving energy. That’s just one of the findings of ClimateWorks Australia’s Energy Productivity Index, a world-first attempt to assess companies’ energy performance and help investors make better decisions. Here are the highlights that businesses need to know.