Types of Non Renewable Resources

Types of Non Renewable Resources With much emphasis being placed in recent years on energy conservation, pollution and global warming, there is a real need to educate ourselves and our children regarding the vast differences between renewable and non renewable resources. Non renewable resources are those which cannot be recreated quickly enough to replenish energy […]

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Benefits of Using Alternative Energy Sources

Did you know that renewable energy sources such as water, wind and sunlight offer an endless supply of resources. Because these methods also do not have a negative impact upon the environment, using them becomes even more preferable because they help to reduce pollution. It is important to think about issues like these in our […]

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8 Simple Things Anybody Can Do To Begin Living Green

Green Living suggests living without harming the environment. The planet is being destroyed one day at a time and many people don’t even recognize that they are doing harm to the planet. Driving your car, using electricity and throwing recyclable waste products away are all harmful to the environment. Now there is certainly no need […]

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Top 10 Tips for Creating an Eco Friendly Home

As the polar ice caps diminish and our climate becomes ever-more erratic, it should be a priority for every household to try to become as eco-friendly as possible. In these cash-straightened days, even climate change skeptics might be interested to know that becoming more eco-friendly almost always means spending less money into the bargain. Here are 10 ways you can make your home more eco-friendly and save some money at the same time.

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Top Tips for Stain-Free Cloth Napkins

Cloth Napkin. Photo by Becky Striepe Americans use over 7,000 paper napkins per household each year. Between the water and energy for manufacturing and the often brand new trees to produce all of that paper, it adds up to a huge impact. If you’re looking to make the switch to cloth napkins, keeping them clean and stain-free is definitely a priority. Who wants to serve guests with a stain-covered napkin? With a little bit of love, it’s pretty simple to keep them looking fresh.

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What is Offshore Drilling

One of the most controversial topics dominating the energy discussion is related to opening the remaining protected U.S. coastline to oil exploration. Questions remain regarding the impact of offshore drilling on the economy and the environment. Specifically: Those in favor of offshore drilling point toward lower gasoline prices and reduced reliance on foreign oil that […]

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Home Appliances: How to Improve your Energy Efficiency

Though often taken for granted, home appliances exist to allow us to operate more efficiently on a day-to-day basis. And, though not critical to our well-being, they definitely save us time and labor, but questionable as to whether they save us money. Even those refrigerators, microwaves and dishwashers that come with energy and money-saving features […]

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