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What President Obama’s Clean Power Plan Actually Means

President Obama's Clean Power Plan has one goal: to cut the carbon pollution that is driving climate change. To do so, the Plan specifically targets power plants that burn coal. Burning coal releas…

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Home Energy Facts: Start Saving!

Conserving energy in our homes is a worthy goal for many reasons, including decreased environmental impact and more manageable utility bills. Here are a few quick energy facts and some resources to he…

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Manilla: An Easy Way To Eliminate Unwanted Paper Mail

Shocking Fact: 42 percent of all timber harvested in the United States becomes pulpwood for paper. This means more than 100 million trees are destroyed each year just to produce junk mail. Even mor…

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5 Simple Green Things That Will Drastically Cut Your Energy Bills

By Sara Novak, Planet Green One of the first steps that you should take in an economic slump is finding all the areas of fat and cutting them. I don't mean going on a diet, well I sort of do, a u…

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How To Green Your Energy

I often get asked what the simplest thing anyone can do to clean up their power situation is and of course, the first answer I give people is to simply use less. Turn your lights off, unplug your phan…

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