Posts tagged: Water heating

Eco-Friendly Home Updates That Save You Green

Celebrate Earth Day with home improvements that benefit the environment (and your budget) year-round. By Vera Gibbons Each year, Americans save billions of dollars by employing energy-saving measures and investing in energy-efficient homes. Some upgrades — like Energy Star appliances, new hot water heaters, or geothermal pumps — can be pricey upfront, but there are plenty of […]

Getting Started With Solar Energy At Home

Solar power can always help reduce energy costs. It is a fact that energy costs double approximately every decade. This statistic proves that you should do something about your energy can benefit one’s home or business. TIP! You can help the environment by heating your water with solar energy. There are several varieties of water […]

4 Ways to Use Solar Power at Home

Much of our country’s electric grid runs on coal. Even with carbon capture technology, coal is far from clean. As we burn through the world’s coal supply, coal companies resort to more drastic measures to extract it from the ground. A common industry practice, mountaintop removal mining, involves literally blasting the tops off of mountains, […]

Save Energy and Money in the New Year

With some discipline and an $85 investment in energy-saving products, you can slash up to $500 off bills in the New Year. Even better, those savings will continue year after year, even if you don’t investment another dime. Projected savings are based upon the average home’s energy bill of $2200. If you live in a […]

Honeycomb Solar Thermal Collector Promises Higher Efficiency, Lower Cost Hot Water and Space Heating

© TIGI Solar Heating water with solar energy in the desert isn’t that much of a challenge – even a coiled up hose sitting in the sun will work in a pinch – but producing solar hot water or space heating in cold climates year-round is a whole different ball of wax. However, a new […]