Category Archives: Energy Saving

01Feb/17

Resolve to Help Your Environment With Renewable Energy

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Many of us have kicked off the new year with heaps of resolutions to abide by for the next few months. We look to trim down, get more active, achieve our career goals, and the list goes on and on. As much as those goals matter, they are clearly associated to our specific individual needs for our personal gain. How about we resolve to improve the environment we live in and how we use the resources that offer us the quality of life we’re accustomed to? One way of achieving this is by switching to renewable energy as a source of power for our daily lives. It’s incredible what we can gain, from a personal to a societal level, when we resolve to make these sorts of positive changes in our lives. Read on to discover basic tips on how you can take simple steps to help the environment with renewable energy. Here’s to a healthy planet in 2017!
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14Sep/16
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Conservation Advice from an Energy Consultant: Simple Lighting Tips to Lower Your Energy Bills

A good energy consultant can talk to you about energy consumption without using complicated jargon. They can also give you some advice that can help you reduce your energy consumption and improve your home or office’s energy efficiency.

However, there are some steps you can take to jumpstart your energy conservation efforts. Even the way you use your lights can lower your utility bill. Check out our tips below: Continue reading

15Jun/16
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Could LPG be the right choice for your forklifts?

Whether you’re in charge of a warehouse, factory or retail unit, you might rely on forklifts to perform a range of crucial tasks. There are a plethora of these vehicles to choose from, including models powered by liquid petroleum gas (LPG), electricity and diesel. These three options each have their advantages, but if you’re looking for a cost-effective, convenient solution, LPG could be your best bet. Here are just some of the advantages of gas-powered forklifts.

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12Apr/16
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How Using a Ceiling Fan Can Reduce Energy Costs

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Are you interested in ways to save on your yearly heating and cooling cost and be more energy efficient?

Keeping up on the maintenance of your air conditioner and furnace will definitely land you the best results in performance from them. Perhaps though, you are looking for more ways to get additional performance out of your HVAC system that does not necessarily have to do with the units themselves. The Lancaster HVAC experts at Lancaster Heating & Air have something to share that is simple and will more than likely help lower your cost this year.

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20Jan/16
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Going Green: 5 Reasons It Can Benefit You and Your Household

Thinking about adapting a more sustainable lifestyle? If so, one of the best places to start is with green living. By reducing your carbon footprint, you will not only be doing your part to preserve the Earth’s natural resources, but you can also benefit personally. Those who have practiced green living can ideally see an improvement in their finances as well as their health. Below is a better understanding of the advantages that come with going green.
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29Nov/15
How to start a solar life

How to start a solar life?

How to start a solar life

To say you have a solar life you should have at least one device that works with solar energy.

The house is one of the first places people think of when they think of solar energy, but a solar house must have solar panels and this can be difficult because the cost of solar equipment for the home are still a bit expensive.

But there are other solutions which start a solar life. They are solar outdoor lamps, which are not as expensive. Having a charger for cell or solar ipod is also a good solution and you can get for under $ 100.

So if you want to switch to a solar life you have to think ahead, but taking action today. And as we saw no need to invest a lot of money, but small changes all work together to Solar Energy.

23Nov/15
What is the future of solar energy

What is the future of solar energy?

What is the future of solar energy

I will summarize in two words the future of solar energy, VERY PROMISING.

Why is it explained below.

Solar energy has been used since ancient times. In Mesopotamia, for example we know that the priests lit the ceremonial fire with curved mirrors of polished gold in 2000 BC also said that Archimedes used mirrors to sink enemy ships diverting sunlight towards them.

In more recent times by the year 1930 they became popular in Japan solar collectors to heat water, but the low cost of fossil fuels at the time relegated quickly to solar energy.

It was not until 1973 when OPEC oil prices shot and solar energy back to the world map, since that day has been steady growth.

Today in the early 21st century, the energy future is more promising than ever.

A part of that oil prices have soared in recent years, thanks to predicted it will end in the next 20 years, the population has generally realizing that unless we take action on global warming, our grandchildren they will have a promising future.

Every day more discoveries to improve both efficiency rates of solar energy are made, and while the prices of fossil fuels will not stop rising, prices of solar energy will not let down.

So if you were looking for was whether the solar energy has a promising future , the answer is a resounding YES, solar energy has a promising future, and the more people we use the know and have a brighter future and faster.

31Oct/15
Power consumption, reduce electricity bill

Power consumption, reduce electricity bill

Less is consuming energy when you have knowledge of own consumption of light? According to the results of a test conducted in 100 households, significant differences are shown as a function of families continue or close the status of their consumption and stresses that the contribution of information is much more effective than one that is neutral, that has no comparison with the consumption of other households.

Can you reduce the consumption of light and perennial permanently without feeling back to the era of enlightenment through the candles? Are we able to identify the most voracious consumer devices are and are willing to change our habits? The consumption of light still seems something invisible in many households usually unaware of the sources of over consumption and poorly informed about the impact of their individual effort and contribution in this field.
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03Oct/15
Hikari, the first urban islet of positive energy in Lyon

Hikari, the first urban islet of positive energy in Lyon

Arranged along a nautical square, three new buildings are aligned in the center of the neighborhood, a piece of the city futuristic in prolonging the center of Lyon, built on old industrial remains.

The Hikari project began more than 10 years ago, and currently has 150 hectares, but due to double the surface. This ecobarrio of France must come to term at the end of 2020 and stop producing carbon despite the construction of one million square meters.
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