Article Archive for Home Energy

How to stop wasting money by going green
Amid the news of billion-dollar bailout packages, plummeting Dow Jones averages and unemployment fears, there is one clear...
Are females really the greener gender?
We’re not trying to fuel the gender wars, honest. It actually comes down to fact: there’s a wide body of research demonstrating...
How to make your space sustainable
Forget Extreme Home Makeover. Forget the cost and headache (not to mention waste) of a renovation. Stop comparing your life to...
Save money by going green!
Think you don’t have the time (or money) to go green? Look at it this way: In less time than it takes to bike to work or fry up...
The final installment in our Get Real series, Jodi Helmer's article shows you just how easy it is to reduce your "cook-print" in the kitchen with affordable, sustainable choices.
Your kitchen is the place to relax with the morning paper, bake cookies with the kids, post favorite photos on the refrigerator,...
When fossil fuels are used to spin turbines
A Q&A with EarthTalk; reprinted with permission I heard that some wind farms use fossil fuels to power their generators when...
Life in an old-fashioned neighborhood with an eco-spin
The savory smell of a home-cooked meal drifts from the common house. The sound of children laughing and playing buzzes through...
Get real tips on energy efficiency
Taking steps to save energy and save money at the same time? Good for you — but take note. Sometimes our good intentions when it...
How to tap into wind energy to save money and the planet.
Looking for a way to green your home without spending a lot of green? The government may be able to help. The American Recovery...
Does you need to lose some home energy weight this spring?
Bathing suit season is just around the corner, which might have you stepping up your Pilates routine to lose a few pounds before...