Energy Efficiency

Green Office

The carbon footprint of office consumption is disproportionately large. With almost 200 million U.S. workers, an enormous flow of resources is extracted, produced and used in offices. But the good news is, it’s becoming easier to reduce this impact by making smarter choices at work. Conservation of energy and resources at the office makes a […] Find out more

Renters Options

Just about anyone living under a roof today has heard about investing in and saving on their own energy costs, while helping reduce climate-changing pollution at the same time. The question is, how many renters act on that knowledge? Owners have more incentives then ever to invest in renewable energy but renters also generate a […] Find out more

Food Waste

Waste not, want not, said grandparents and generations past. Life was simpler and most folks used their resources sparingly, avoiding excessive waste. Fast-forward to today’s spin-saturated, disposable, consumer America where almost all material goods made in the past 100 plus years have ended up in our landfills, including much of our food waste. But because […] Find out more

Packaging

  Gaylord Nelson, founder of Earth Day, once said that ‘the economy is a wholly owned subsidiary of the environment, not the other way around.” On the shortlist of America’s most unsustainable systems like energy and transportation, pesticides in food and junk mail – is daily throw-away PACKAGING which is a major source of landfill […] Find out more

Eco Brokers

  One man, in Evergreen, CO saw the need for real change in housing and real estate. Well aware of the major impact on climate change caused by, buildings and their energy needs, real estate brokers are learning how to get smarter with the use of sustainable choices, in construction, energy conservation and plain common […] Find out more