Purchase Energy Efficient Appliances

On average, appliances are responsible for roughly 13% of your total household energy use. When purchasing an appliance, you should pay attention to two numbers: the initial purchase price and the annual operating cost. Although energy efficient appliances usually have higher purchase prices, their operating costs are 9-25% lower than conventional models.

Tulsa Technology Center’s Natural Gas Goals

The Tulsa Technology Center has renovated their automotive training facility that is going to put its focus on alternative fuel technology more than ever. Over 350 people attended a dedication ceremony on Friday, and energy advocate T. Boone Pickens was the guest of honor. Many of the guests showed their support for the project by

Tips to Save Fuel When Driving

High fuel prices make us think of many things nowadays. Fuel saving is one of those things. You should know that there are some rules, which may help you save fuel and money, if you follow them driving your car. First of all maintain your vehicle in a proper way. You should make regular maintenance

Low Cost Wind Turbines.

Wind energy as any other source of energy today is very expensive. You need to have really lots of money to build a wind farm. Some people try to make solar panels by themselves to diminish their expenses on electricity and some of them are even get cheap wind turbines for that purpose. But is

Global Warming Can Affect Your Health

Climate changes affect people’s health and this is a fact. And global warming can harm our heath as well as change of weather. We should only remember terrible disasters that take place from time to time at different regions of the planet. Great and the most tragic example is disaster in New Orleans in 2005.

Global Warming – Cause and Remedy

The greenhouse effect did not appear immediately. It has been existing since the planet has got atmosphere and without it the temperature of surface layers of the atmosphere would be thirty degrees lower than it is actually observed. However, in the past century the content of some greenhouse gases in the atmosphere greatly increased. Also

Solar Energy Facts

Ever since astronomers have determined that the age of Sun is measured in billions of years, we are faced with a mystery of solar energy origin. The amount of energy emitted by the Sun in one second is so large that it could melt and turn into steam an ice block with the diameter of

Heat Your Home with Geothermal Heat Pumps

Geothermal heat pumps, which are used primarily for heating, are widely spread in North America, Northern Europe, Switzerland (up to 80% of homes equipped with geothermal heat pumps). This is due to high prices on gas and cheap electricity. Solar energy which comes to the Earth distributes the next way: 6 percent is reflected by