Energy bills are an increasing concern for both homeowners and business owners alike. These 5 tips, compiled by US Window and Door, will help reduce your energy costs and contribute to the conservation of our environment.
This infographic reveals what living off the grid looks like, along with tips on how to get started. Things covered includes: cutting your power usage, finding an alternative source of water, securing an energy source, and producing your own food. Following these steps will ensure true energy independence.
These days, it seems like everything is expensive…and for good reason. Plainly put, the cost of living continues to go up each year. For example, take energy costs; in the last three years, they have risen by 37%. While there are a number of ways to help reduce your home energy usage, ADT Pulse provides the dual functionality of complete home automation and additional home security protection.
North Dakota may be known as the Peace Garden state, however, it’s quickly becoming known as the Oil state – all because of the Bakken. UG Center has created an infographic entitled “The Burgeoning Bakken”, guiding you though one of the largest oil deposits in our nation, and its effects on the land and people around it.
What actually energizes you? More caffeine? Go for a walk? Getting a snack? Switching tasks? A study from Portland State University and the University of Michigan tells us that the top 5 most common breaks we use to re-energize don’t work. Use this infographic to find out what does and increase your productivity, work-life balance and overall well being.
It is very important to choose the right lighting for your house if you want to cut on your cost as well as save energy by choosing energy saving lighting fixtures. Beautiful Things Lighting takes a closer look at how to save energy on lighting in this infographic.
The US Power Sector is facing a crossroads – an aging demographic and a decreasing number of graduates are shrinking the workforce dramatically. What’s next for the US Power Sector? Find out in this infographic from New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Energy Benchmarking compares a building’s energy and water usage with the performance of other similar buildings. With new energy benchmarking regulations in place, Washington DC building owners need to submit yearly benchmarking reports. Learn all about benchmarking and the upcoming deadline in this in infographic.
What will it take for us to reach global sustainable energy for all by 2030? Check out the infographic below presented by The World Bank to learn about the goals that need to be met in order to have sustainable energy worldwide.
Energy is all around us and can be produced by some pretty non-traditional methods. Check out this infographic presented by SaveOnEnergy to learn about five pretty weird energy sources.
Adding insulation to our homes is a great way to cut our heating costs. Changing energy suppliers could also be a way of saving money on cooking and heating our homes. This infographic by Calor looks at other ways to reduce energy bills.
Home energy accounts for a massive 22% of total energy used in the United States. The infographic below from Green Business Watch shows what we use energy for in our homes and how our energy use is changing.
Created by Storage Solutions, “The Green Warehouse Effect” showcases ways to improve sustainability in a warehouse and provides details on ways warehouses can update their building to lower energy costs, and become more sustainable. This infographic includes statistics about energy use in warehouses, and simple ways to recycle, reuse, and reduce.
This infographic by Ambit Energy illustrates typical home energy use, as well as some simple ways to conserve. It may help you reduce your carbon footprint, increase your energy smarts and saved money in the process.