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Turning Your Home Solar Powered

With the way electricity costs continue to rise, many of us are looking for alternative sources of energy and other methods to reduce our costs each month. You could spend all your time in the dark, without your air conditioner on and save money that way. Problem is who wants to live in the dark with all their appliances and lights turned off all the time trying to save pennies on the power bill?

How to Eliminate Your Power Bill

Many of us struggle each and every month with the rising cost of electricity. It’s a utility that we all need, but do we need to pay these outrageous prices? In most parts of the country, people feel that they’re trapped in paying these rates since there isn’t any other power companies that service where they live. Ten years ago this would have been true, but with advances in technology you can now cut your power bill down drastically and even eliminate it all together.

Using Solar Power at Home

Many of us get tired of constantly seeing our power company increasing the rates. Also, most of us live in an area where we only have one power company that will service our home, so when the rates do go up it feels like we have no choice but to pay more money and try to cut back on power usage. I’m here to let you know that there are options out there much more cost effective and better for mother Earth too!

Ways to Go Green As a Family

When you have a family the best way to go green is together. Get everyone involved and you will find that it is fun for everyone!

Learning to Live Off the Grid

A lot of people, especially in today’s time, are getting more and more interested about what they can do to live “off the grid”. This is a term that means living without the need of the power grid, the electrical system that powers entire countries. A lot of people quickly dismiss the idea simply because they don’t think it’s a feasible task for the average person.

How To: Solar Panels

With increasing demand around the world for more green energy solutions, many of us have been hearing about the benefits and the capabilities of solar power. Solar power is basically when we harness the energy coming from the sun to use it for electricity. Though this idea has been around for hundreds of years, it hasn’t become a possibility for people like me and you until recently.

Is It Worth It to Switch to Solar Power?

With the way utility bills continue to increase for everyone, some of us are starting to wonder if there are any green energy solutions we could use to not only help the environment, but to save some money! And when we think green energy, a lot of us instantly picture a solar panel in our head. Harnessing the energy from the sun has been an idea that dates back hundreds, if not thousands, of years. We have always known there was enough energy being emitted from the sun, but harnessing and converting that power was the problem.

Solar System Roadmap

A lot of interest is arising in solar energy and people are just starting to make real sense of how it should work and how much it may cost. Nowadays, there are some alternatives to get a solar system installed at home and you can accomplish this with lower or minimal costs.

Reduce Reuse Recycle – Why Recycling Is Not Enough

If you don’t live under a rock, you most likely have heard about going green. When they hear the term going green, some people instantly think of recycling. A good amount of us recycle but I don’t think that recycling is good enough, and that’s what I want to talk about today.

Eco-Friendly Lawn Care Tips

The Easter Bunny will be hop hop hoppin’ into your yard soon not to mention precious tiny hands on an Easter Egg hunt. Ensure that each and every blade and leaf that gets touched is as natural and organic as possible with these eco-friendly lawn care tips: Give your grass seeds a fighting chance – Instead of pouring on chemical-filled growth supplements, be sure your lawn is free of debris and use spike-thonged sandals to aerate instead of gas-guzzling machines. (You will keep pollutants from the air and get a workout in!

Transitioning Into a Greener Lifestyle

Have you wondered how you and your family can transition into a more “green” lifestyle? With our tricks, and tips you can start to become more green today.

Wind Power and The Community

Many communities, of all shapes and sizes, throughout the whole world support the ever more popular energy alternative that is wind power. There have been a few voices against the wind revolution, because of minor issues such as increased noise around wind farms, or some people simply being against a rather large metal tower in the immediate surroundings of their homes, but let’s face it: a few towers that produce no carbon emissions, no air pollution and that use natural and renewable sources to produce power are a million times better than filthy coal or the horror of a nuclear power plant. Fukushima should have taught us all a lesson.Remote communities worldwide are often relying on self built wind power generators in order to supply their houses and to reduce their carbon footprint. Wind technology is rapidly replacing outdated diesel generators, as they are both increasingly unreliable and dirty business. Needless to say, setting up and operating a wind energy generation system will completely eliminate your costly dependence on grid power making your life a tad more green, and giving you a tad more freedom.

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