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CFL vs. LED: What’s the Best Lightbulb Type?

By Carl Seville (a green building consultant who works with Atlanta electricians) for Networx Unless there is some big action by conservatives to repeal Bush administration legislation that requir…

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5 More Tips for Staying Cool Without the A/C

When it comes to battling summer heat, it helps to have a fully loaded bagful of tricks to help you stay cool.  In addition to keeping your curtains drawn and replacing those heat throwing incandescen…

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The CFL Controversy Continued: Who Knew?

Wow. Who knew a little CFL piece would spark so many responses, and more importantly so many that were not necessarily in agreement. How great is that? It's what makes Care2 cool in my opinion, bec…

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Some Video Tips On Wasting Less

Today's piece is going to take a bit more of a visual approach than a written one thanks to the flu that has seen fit to work its way through our household and then back again. If anyone reading this…

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Wise Choices for Energy Awareness Month

October is Energy Awareness Month, designated by the U.S. Department of Energy, and this year's theme--"Working to Secure a Clean Energy Future"--encourages everyone to work together to make wise ener…

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Protect the World’s Coral Reefs

Did you know those eye-catching red pieces of coral on popular necklaces actually represent the harvesting of a slow-growing animal of the sea? Corallium, also known as red or pink coral, and the m…

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