By: Scott Henderson | May 3, 2012 If you’re following along with our informative blog, you might have realized by now that home energy efficiency is key to living a greener lifestyle. By cutting back on the amount of traditional energy you use or investing in green energy alternatives to power your living space, you’re directly impacting the environment. Weatherization is the key to keeping your home from wasting energy, so it
By: Nicky Lopez | May 3, 2012 Flood protection strategies are essential in a technology-heavy world like ours. The government really should undoubtedly improve their flood protection methods through the years and many types of that floods felt by the folks.
By: Elena Villareal | May 3, 2012 Some people think that southern states are the leaders in solar power, but many forget that they’re also great places to experience wind energy at work. In fact, Texas is the leader in wind energy states because it has places special interest on the renewable energy source. The number of wind farms in Texas has grown to outrank Iowa and other plains states that are commonly known for their abund
By: Elena Villareal | May 3, 2012 If you’re someone who appreciates the natural beauty in life and likes to preserve the authenticity of natural things, chances are you’ve heard of organic farmers. Growing organically in Harlington has become a huge trend in recent years because of the benefits that naturally grown products yield. Besides being free of pesticides and other chemicals, organically grown items are known to be hea
By: Elena Villareal | May 3, 2012 Your carbon footprint says a lot about your lifestyle and daily habits. If you’re not sure what your carbon footprint is, it’s basically the amount of pollution and waste that you’re responsible for on any given day. For most people, this is only a moderate amount when added up over time; the problem is that many people’s carbon footprinting Texas lifestyles add up to make a huge dent in o
By: Elena Villareal | May 3, 2012 Global warming has been a prominent issue in the world court for some time now. Countries around the world have taken different approaches to dealing with the massive pollution and other attributing actors to the rising temperature of the Earth, including the United States. The truth is that global warming affects us all, no matter where we live. In fact, in some places global warming can already
By: Christopher L Eger | May 2, 2012 In 1902, no less of great game hunter and sportsman than President Theodore Roosevelt stalked around the marsh and cane breaks of Sharkey County near the town of Rolling Fork. His game was Ursus americanus, commonly known as the black bear.
By: David J Wedge | May 2, 2012 Many community groups are working together to find sustainable energy solutions for the residents in their area. Schools, local businesses and all manner of community groups are investing in energy related opportunities and technologies. They are forging links between different facets of society and across a variety of locations, where energy creation and supply is in the hands of the local commu
By: Jared Ingram | May 2, 2012 Though they do not mix together, oil and water will forever clash with each other, especially in underground scenarios. Heavy rainfall will surely result to underground oil tank leaks, specifically in towns and cities that have a lot of oil containers stored beneath the grounds.
By: Jared Ingram | May 2, 2012 The amount of rain that is said to fall on Burnaby this year will greatly affect the oil tanks tucked underneath the soil. This will result to underground oil tank leaks that will be very dangerous to human health. Burnaby residents must start searching for companies that can help them with the removal of their oil tanks, but without having to spend too much.