When we talk about geothermal energy in HVAC, (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) we talk about the energy that can be extracted from the ground to use in ground source or geothermal heat pumps. Since the ground remains at a relatively constant temperature, it can be used as a heat sink during the summer months and as a heat source
The most important factor in determining whether to purchase a window is its energy efficiency. To define energy efficiency in a window, there are two very important variables to look for in the glass: the Solar Heat Gain Coefficient (SHGC) and the U-Factor. Every glass manufacturer must have this information available to
Water covers 70% of the Earth’s surface and makes up over 60% of the human body. Water pollution affects marine ecosystems, wildlife health, and human well-being. The answer to solving pollution is to make changes in our daily habits and pay more attention to the types of products we consume. The following lists display the causes
If you fear the arrival of your monthly energy bill, following some of the techniques listed on this page can significantly reduce your utility bills.
Whether you take the easy-to-implement strategies or the strategies that require larger investments, you’ll see lower energy bills. Over time, those savings will pay for the cost of your
As the global green building and retrofitting movement continues to gain traction, many homeowners are choosing to “go green” by upgrading to more energy efficient appliances and initiating energy saving home improvements. One option for funding these upgrades includes a mortgage program that many, even those who
Get inspired and engage in green living practices by checking out the articles in our blog. You’ll find practical advice that will show you how to save a lot of money by making simple changes in your lifestyle.
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This website will give you information on sustainable measures applied at homes and in green buildings. With so much information on the internet, I hope to make this website clear and easy to understand.