Tag Archive | "1. How To"

Challenges with Going Green

Tuesday, August 4, 2009


This article examines some of the more common challenges companies face when trying to go green and the ways in which they overcome these challenges.

Flipping the Greenfinger: Risky Investments During the Climate Crisis

Tuesday, July 7, 2009


As more teeth-grindingly bad news about climate change is published every day, decision-makers around the world are tapping into their collective adrenalin: do we Earth-dwelling humans choose “fight” or “flight” as a response to our current situation? Namely, should we try to devote all of our time and energy to solving the energy crisis, reducing […]

Tax Rebates for Going Green

Tuesday, March 17, 2009


Looking to get a little refund from the government this tax season? This year, you can get some back while giving something back.

The Simple Stuff – Seven Sustainable Ways to Improve Your Small Business PR

Monday, March 9, 2009


A side benefit to taking on green initiatives is the positive attention those initiatives can attract. This is a fair practice, assuming the initiative is taken on with integrity. There are multiple ways to enhance the press you get and this article provides some suggestions.

Solar Water Heating – the Renewable Energy Workhorse You May Have Overlooked

Tuesday, March 3, 2009


Interested in trying solar power? This article describes a good place to start: using solar energy to heat your water. We include a review of costs and benefits.

Installing an Occupancy Sensor

Monday, February 9, 2009


Occupancy sensors turn lights off in a room where there is no activity. They present a great way to save money. They are easy to install. How easy - Mike of Monsen Engineering will show you how in this step-by-step video.

Lower Your Trash Disposal Costs

Saturday, February 7, 2009


This article provides an overview of ideas for how to limit what goes into your garbage, reducing your hauling charges.

Going Paperless and Saving Money

Saturday, January 17, 2009


The vision of a paperless office has yet to come true, and it does not seem too close. Paper is very hard to get rid of. It provides security and in many ways is a better medium than the computer screen. There are lots of ways though to reduce the paper in your life.

NY and NJ Incentives for Energy Savings

Tuesday, December 2, 2008


Overview of the incentive programs in NY and NJ for lowering energy. Anyone in these states working on energy savings program should make sure they get their rebates!

Reducing Energy Costs

Monday, November 24, 2008


This document provides an overview on ways to save money by increasing your energy efficiency.