Iceland Land of Renewables
Geothermal Energy in Iceland
Chevron Produces Geothermal Energy: How It Works
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Investing in solar energy can be somewhat controversial. Some see it as a risky financial move, but the truth is that it’s really a smart option, whether you have hundreds or thousands of dollars to invest. Of course, you always want to invest in industries and companies that are growing, and this is why investingView full post
The building industry is going green at an increasing rate. More and more projects are using sustainable building materials,and the design of buildings is more accustomed to creating environmentally friendly functionality. This new trend is also present in the way new sport stadiums are designed and built.
The trend towards sustainability is really challenging the
What Maintenance Do I Need to Do On the Trees Growing Around My Pool?
Having some attractive trees growing around your pool area can offer a lot of benefits. Not only do they look great and give your pool a great ambiance, but they also make the area feel more private and provide some
So what is a carbon footprint? It’s a phrase that has been used by the media a lot in recent years yet many of us don’t really know what it means. Simply put, it’s the amount of greenhouse gas you, your company or business emits on a monthly or yearly basis.
There are many ways
Any hot water that goes down the drain carries away energy with it. That’s typically 80-90% of the energy used to heat water in a home. Drain-water (or greywater) heat recovery systems capture this energy to preheat cold water entering the water heater or going to other water fixtures.
How It Works
Drain-water heat recovery
Our poor old gardens get a little bit neglected in the winter months. None of us really want to head outside and tend to a garden that is being blighted by the inclement weather. As soon as springtime hits, that’s the time to get outside and start work on your garden. This will meanView full post
Eco-friendly technology is a much talked about subject, but are companies and individuals really going for it? I have had the privilege of working as a commercial contractor, and I can tell you that people really are looking towards sustainability and environmental protection when they establish their businesses. I have seen the work that goesView full post
The planet faces a lot from humans every day, from the pollution caused by our planes, trains, and automobiles to the factories that spew toxins into the atmosphere and the bulldozers that tear down forests around the world. As more people are becoming aware of, and concerned about, environmental issues, industries across the boardView full post
Every business, small or large, should be thinking of how to go green at work in order to save money and the environment at the same time. Workers can be wasteful at work. Sometimes it’s because they are not paying for their carelessness, or maybe because their boss doesn’t care either. Knowing how to goView full post
A more responsible, environmentally conscious approach to our day-to-day activities is all that it takes to keep our surroundings nice and healthy. In this article, we will be elaborating on a few vital steps to keep the environment ‘green’.
There are plenty of easy steps, which you can follow, to keep the ‘greenness’ of
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Green Roofs Are Winning The Battle Against Climate Change
Find out how garden roofs full of green vegetation help to both insulate and cool our buildings whilst reducing the acidity of rain in our cities.
New research from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in the US suggests that the