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Eco Friendly Computing – Even Jerks Can Save the World

You know what, when talking about green computing, as an individual user, one of the smartest switches you can do today is to switch from a desktop to a laptop computer. For those who have used both a laptop and a desktop computer, there will be that intuitive feeling that a laptop consumes lesser amount […]

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Building Energy Efficiency – Even Jerks Can Save the World

In developed and developing countries, buildings consume about 40% of electricity produced It hence makes a ton of sense to explore all easy avenues to increase the energy efficiency in buildings. And thankfully, there is a wide range of cost effective and useful solutions available for the same. There are two dimensions to achieving significant […]

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Energy Efficient Lighting – Even Jerks Can Save the World

The smartest, smartest thing you can do is to go LED. Now, can LED replace every goddam thing in your home? To a significant extent, yes. Can LEDs provide the same kind of lighting that conventional incandescents and the newer CFLs can? Yes. Are LEDs cheap enough for me to go for them instead of CFLs? No. […]

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Energy Efficient Home Appliances – Even Jerks Can Save the World

As you would have probably read somewhere, Energy Efficiency is the best source of sustainable energy, far superior than solar energy, wind energy or any other sustainable energy source. Why? The reason is obvious – what better than using something without wasting than generating more of it, whatever be the source! While many people – […]

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AC Maintenance – Even Jerks Can Save the World

AC maintenance is something we should do once every 4 months (so something like thrice a year). Sure, depending on where you are, AC maintenance could cost you a bit. But it results in much better comfort, and the energy savings as a result of an overhauled AC could compensate for the expenses you made […]

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Use Thermostats Regularly – Even Jerks Can Save the World

The thermostat is one of the smartest instruments invented, even though it hardly gets the credit. Spend a few minutes understanding all the options in your thermostat and how it works to reduce energy consumption without forsaking comfort. Once you understand the whole thing, you will see that the thermostat can make a big difference […]

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Paint Your Roof White – Even Jerks Can Save the World

This is especially for those of you whose house any ways a bit of doing up, or who plans to build a new house. Do you know that painting your roof white or a light color alone could significantly reduce your cooling costs? Yes, this is because white reflects heat and hence the amount of […]

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