All posts tagged: Energy Conservation

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How Net-Zero Commercial Buildings Conserve Energy

Experts are paying more attention to energy efficiency in new construction projects. This is due to the dramatic rise in energy prices across the globe and a growing concern about climate change. Many highlight concerns stemming from transportation; however, commercial buildings are actually the greatest consumer of energy in the US. The top energy-consuming building

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Smart Home Lighting Systems: Save Energy & Money

In 2016, total global energy came from 80% fossil fuels (coal, natural gas, and petroleum). The main fossil fuel being used is natural gas (32%), coal (30%), and petroleum (1%). Processing all three forms have numerous damaging environmental impacts, such as air and water pollution, soil contamination, etc. For example, 6% of greenhouse emissions in the world derive


The Next Green Breakthrough: Printable Solar Cells

A major milestone in green technology might be just around the corner. Printable solar cells, as simply and economically produced as printing a newspaper, may potentially turn any surface into a solar generator, bringing the advantages of low-cost renewable energy to any location on Earth from large cities to remote villages. This newest innovation revolves around cost-effective