02 November 2013 ~ 0 Comments

4 Simple And Painless Ways To Green Your Electricity Supply

As green consumers we often find ourselves trapped between “a rock and a hard place”; namely being as eco-friendly as possible without actually extricating ourselves from modern consumer society. Imagine, for example, trying to live a “normal” Western life without the use of electricity. While that would arguably be the optimum solution, for most people […]

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09 May 2012 ~ 2 Comments

9 Simple Ways To Reduce Your Electicity Bill Without Living Like A Hermit

Sometimes saving the planet and saving your money align perfectly and reducing the electricity you use around your home is a perfect example of this. Clearly the less power you use the less that your utility company is going to charge you. In addition when you reduce your energy needs you’ll also cut down on […]

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05 April 2010 ~ 1 Comment

“Off-Grid” Book Review

photo credit: kainet Living “off-grid” is all about disconnecting ourselves from nationally-provided water, sewerage, gas and electric supplies. There are a variety of reasons why one might want to consider living off-grid. Firstly, living off-grid has the very real potential to help the environment. For example most electricity is still generated from non-renewable resources such […]

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24 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

How To Switch Your Home To Green Energy

photo credit: Caveman 92223 Typically the electricity that we use in the home is created largely by fossil fuels such as the burning of coal. Clearly this isn’t great for the planet. After all, what is the point in the development of electric cars (often seen as a “green alternative) if the actualy electricity that […]

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23 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

How To Use Your Mobile Phone In A Greener Way

photo credit: C y r i l l i c u s Whilst the easiest way to make your mobile phone use greener would simply be to recycle it and not get a new one, few people (myself included) would be willing to do such a thing. So instead we need to find ways in […]

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