Posts tagged: Environmentally friendly

San Diego Padres Begin MLB’s Largest Solar Power Installation

By: Joe Lemire The San Diego Padres announced the installation of Major League Baseball’s largest solar power system. Sullivan Solar Power, founded by a San Diego native, is outfitting Petco Park with the 336,520-watt sustainable energy project of 716 high-efficiency, 470-watt solar modules expected to produce more than 12 million kilowatt-hours over a quarter-century — larger than MLB’s […]

Don’t Just Wear Green. 4 Tips to Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is all about appreciating and protecting our natural resources. This upcoming Tuesday marks the 44th Earth Day, and while we all may acknowledge the day, it can be a challenge to think of ways to celebrate it beyond wearing green. However, there are plenty of ways to make the most of Earth Day […]

Going Green: 5 Eco-Friendly Materials To Use When Building A Green Home

The materials you choose during your home’s construction will have a lasting impact on the environment. Knowing how to incorporate environmentally friendly options into your materials list will help you to reduce your ecological footprint by using less nonrenewable resources, contributing less to landfills, and consuming less energy in the process. Here are 5 eco-friendly […]

Tips to Stay Eco-Friendly and Chic for Christmas

Sadly, in recent years, Christmas has shifted away from its (already controversial roots) into a consumerism centered holiday. So what can you do, if you want to have a green, eco-friendly celebration, but still cherish the warm Christmas spirit? Here’s what you should do: Find the Right Tree The Christmas tree is at the heart […]

Five Tips for an Eco-friendly Christmas

The holidays don’t typically translate to eco-friendliness. It’s a time of later shopping hours, massive light displays and increased travel—all things that only increase your carbon footprint. But with these five easy tips, you can make your Christmas a little greener this year.   1. Make your tree selection carefully. There are several options when […]