With all the increases in energy costs over the past decade, the financial impact of heating and cooling your home has become of real concern for many people, but despite our cooler climate it hasn’t discouraged more domestic and commercial investment in air conditioning systems.
Our infographic below take a look at this increase in consumer interest along with some of the costs involved, most importantly we include our top tips on making sure you stay as efficient as possible with…Continue
Added by Nancy White on March 27, 2015 at 12:26am — No Comments
The Internet of Things has already improved my everyday life. Devices that communicate with each other deliver new services and features that I appreciate. However, as the Internet of Things expands from a few linked devices to a pervasive network, I fear that…
Added by Alan Meier on March 26, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments
This Beautiful Solar Home in Utah is approaching Net Zero Energy. In an Energy Vanguard post Allison Bailes tell how they are getting there. Read more...
Added by Gregory Homan on March 18, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
When your HVAC system breaks down, it can make living conditions unbearable. In the height of summer, your home or office will feel like an oven and during the cold winter months, it will be like living inside a refrigerator. Having your heating, ventilation and air conditioning system fixed can also be a costly affair, which is why many people choose to do the repairs by themselves.…Continue
Added by Dan McKee on March 11, 2015 at 2:15am — No Comments
From EERE Energy Savers:
It is important to know that the average household spends $400-$600 each year on water heating. In fact, water heating is the second largest expense in your home, accounting for 14%-18% of your utility bills. So investing in a more energy efficient water heater can save you money in the long run.…Continue
Added by Gregory Homan on March 5, 2015 at 10:54am — No Comments