Tag: energy

The Burgeoning Bakken

The Burgeoning Bakken

April 14, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

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.

The Surprising Truth About What Energizes Us

The Surprising Truth About What Energizes Us

March 7, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

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.

How To Save Energy On Lighting

How To Save Energy On Lighting

January 22, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

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: Big Concerns and Big Opportunity

The US Power Sector: Big Concerns and Big Opportunity

November 18, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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 in DC

Energy Benchmarking in DC

September 30, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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.

Sustainable Energy For All

Sustainable Energy For All

June 5, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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.

Five Weird Energy Sources

Five Weird Energy Sources

May 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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.

How To Reduce Your Home Heating Bill

How To Reduce Your Home Heating Bill

April 8, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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.

US Household Energy Use

US Household Energy Use

February 21, 2013 | By | Add a Comment

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.

The Green Warehouse Effect

The Green Warehouse Effect

June 26, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

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.

Energy Smarts: Breakdown of Energy Use in Homes

Energy Smarts: Breakdown of Energy Use in Homes

May 17, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

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.

The Energy-Hungry House

The Energy-Hungry House

January 26, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

In the last 50 years energy usage in an average American household has increased by nearly four times. This infographic from 1bog.org takes a look at why there is such a big increase and where all the energy usage in households is going.