You may be used to your regular water delivery in London, but a growing percentage of the world is starting to run out of water, if they haven’t run out already. What’s interesting is that it’s not just developing countries that are in trouble. The USA, UK, Australia and many countries in Europe are on
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Whether you are concerned about the Earth or looking for ways to garner some residential energy savings, there are a lot of energy saving tips that can accomplish one or both. Here are three of the easiest, which also happen to create the biggest impact in terms of Earth friendliness and your wallet.
The biggest cost of washing dishes and clothes comes from the energy required to heat the water. You’ll significantly reduce energy costs if you purchase and use energy-efficient machines.
Conventional wisdom says that washing dishes by hand saves hot water. If, however, you wash dishes several times a day, this
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
Building green is one of the solutions to global warming that many people do not think about. Building green is designing and constructing buildings with the environment in mind. It is these practices that can have an impact on stopping global warming.
Houses give off a high percentage of a country’s total