Archive for February, 2009
Advantages of Green Building Innovations
Posted on: Saturday, February 14th, 2009 at 2:14 pm
The world is increasingly becoming more and more environment conscious and scientists and researchers are doing their best to help save a little bit of energy from here and there. It has been proved in latest green building innovations that houses made up of wood remain cool without the need of extensive air conditioning. This will help in saving not only your electricity bills but will also help in saving electricity that is already on the brink of getting exhausted very soon.
Because green building innovations focus on using natural sources of energy and materials, no harmful chemicals and toxic substances are involved in them, and in this way, a safer and healthier living environment is created for the home owners.
Made up of natural substances and materials, green building technologies also create a natural look and feel to your home, making it aesthetically very appealing, attracting, warm and comfortable.
Act Green: Economic Recovery / Environmental Stimulus
Posted on: Monday, February 2nd, 2009 at 2:22 pm
Economic Recovery / Environmental Stimulus
Check out the new story from Kate Sheppard at Grist on how the Economic Recovery Package will help create jobs, improve our security, and protect our planet by investing in clean, renewable energy, energy efficiency, and public transportation.