Posted September 26, 2018 by Josh Crank
The easiest way for most homeowners to reduce their utility bills is by cutting back on energy consumption through self-discipline and increased efficiency. But for those who have some time and money to invest, installing one or more green energy systems can yield bigger, longer-term savings while doing more to protect the environment.
Posted December 15, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
Posted November 11, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
Welcome to the November edition of The Direct Energy Buzz! We’ll set sail to examine self-healing circuits, why engineering the right materials makes wind turbine blades work better, and how a famous hi-tech US aerospace defense contractor is getting its feet wet with renewable energy in Scotland’s Pentland Firth.
Posted October 14, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
It’s the October installment of The Direct Energy Buzz! This month, we’re seeing who’s rolling the dice on green energy, how botnets can take over your Internet of Things (IoT) gadgets (and how to protect yourself), and why sugar and fungus could lead to more energy efficiency and cheaper beer.
Posted September 29, 2016 by John Rose
After ditching traditional cable a few years ago, my wife and I now turn on our favorite streaming service every night. While we may both have a penchant for some mainstream series (I can’t help it, but I must watch anything Gordon Ramsey is in), we also have a problem: documentaries. We love this film format in general, but as a family that is consciously trying to reduce our impact on the planet we live in, we regularly look for the best green documentaries available.
Posted September 20, 2016 by Vernon Trollinger
Working or living in a LEED certified building means more than just lower energy bills. It’s a badge of distinction that shows your commitment to sustainability and green building practices that preserve and protect the earth’s environment. Developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED certification is an achievement in green building that’s recognized around the world.