New Year’s Resolutions for Industry: Go Green and Fight Climate Change

New Year’s Resolutions for Industry: Go Green and Fight Climate Change

In just several years, the question of keeping and preserving our planet as we know it has grown from a minor deal to an all-planetary concern. Just a couple of decades ago, the endeavors to save the planet were some local, minor or even individual efforts often looked upon as […]

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Top 20 Things to Recycle and Reuse Today [Infographic]

Top 20 Things to Recycle and Reuse Today [Infographic]

Lifestyle choices in every household are getting more sustainable and the consumer packaging industry is equally affected. A prime example would be the leading fashion brand, Gucci. Gucci has launched a drive for using 100% recyclable packaging since 2010 by signing up with the FSC (Forest Stewardship Council). Gucci's initiative […]

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Why Should We Use Alternative Fuel Sources?

Why Should We Use Alternative Fuel Sources?

Using alternative fuel sources simply means feeding your engines with some other source of energy other than gasoline or diesel. But the question that can boggle some people’s minds is that why is everyone running around to adopt more environment friendly ways in order to meet their fuel requirements? What’s […]

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History of The LED Bulb and Its Advantages and Disadvantages

History of The LED Bulb and Its Advantages and Disadvantages

As of 2012 incandescent bulbs will no longer be available for purchase according to some sources. An initial higher cost is likely the reason that LED bulbs have not been previously popular. Although the bulbs save up to eighty percent in energy costs and are five times brighter than incandescent bulbs. As their […]

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Why Are Solar Lights so Popular?

Why Are Solar Lights so Popular?

It seems like every year strides are made in "greening up" our lighting options. The technology has evolved so much that CFLs, the bulbs that seemed revolutionary a decade ago, are now not only old news but almost reviled because of their mercury content. Even LED light bulbs feel commonplace. […]

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Assessing the RHI and its Impact on Home-owners

Assessing the RHI and its Impact on Home-owners

In recent times, the concept of corporate responsibility has earned genuine credibility in developed economies around the world. Adopted by private and public organisations as a way of responding to increasing consumer awareness, it has also triggered the development of numerous sustainable measures across multiple industries. The existing British government […]

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The Benefits of Induction Lighting

The Benefits of Induction Lighting

The easy availability and cheap cost of power has lead to its wastage in huge amounts in the past times. We have been using the lights to such an effect that even the satellite pictures of earth shows more lights then darkness. Light pollution has reach to alarming levels and […]

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Ferrari to Implement Turbocharged Engines

Ferrari to Implement Turbocharged Engines

Ferrari, a company that is famous for its super fast cars powered by large, powerful engines, that burn a lot of fuel, and produce large amounts of harmful CO2, is about to make some significant changes, as it plans to start implementing turbocharged engines in its next generation vehicles. At […]

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It’s Energy Star Certified… So What?

It’s Energy Star Certified… So What?

We've all seen it before when shopping for electronics, home appliances, or perhaps even when entering a building - that blue star that proudly proclaims that what you are buying is "energy star certified." Most of us, based on context, have come to figure out that this has something to […]

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Three Alternative Energies You Should Invest In

Three Alternative Energies You Should Invest In

In a world where gas prices are skyrocketing, energy usage is at an all-time high, and pollution clouds blanket the blue sky, the need for alternative energy is more important than ever before. Through research and advancement, these technologies are growing in popularity and slowly being integrated into society. As […]

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Power Inverters-Be Disaster Ready!

Power Inverters-Be Disaster Ready!

Chances are, those who lived on the east coast in the midst of the devastation of Hurricane Sandy of 2012 wished they had power inverters on hand to maintain at least some heat and electricity. Many victims were with zero electricity for months on end. Calamities happen, both expected and unexpected; and […]

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The Economic Value of Water Goes Beyond the Obvious as an Economic Source for Energy

The Economic Value of Water Goes Beyond the Obvious as an Economic Source for Energy

Most people don't think about the fact that water has economic value. Often thought of as an infinite resource that is readily available to all, few people ever give thought to the costs and benefits of water or water as a good in an economic market. Basic characteristics of water, […]

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