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GOOGLE MAPS update - prioritizes ECO-Friendly ROUTES & Bikes
Commuting

Google Maps updated to show most eco friendly and fuel efficient routes first

...Electric fat bikes and cruisers Low-emission commuting choices Guides for green lifestyle and environmental home choices Find more about green...

Heat Reflective Paint for Roofs & Walls, Does it Work?
Products and Materials

A new reflective paint can reduce energy consumption & lower cooling bills

...electric vehicles, and the implications are significant. By reducing the need for cabin cooling, that can lead to extended range of the best EVs , making them a...

Water Efficiency News - Trump showerhead laws reversed by Biden
Water

Trump shower head rules reversed by Biden - Water Efficiency is Back !

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Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First IREE Certification
Renovation

Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First Retrofit IREE Certification

...Electric Heating Systems are Best for Sustainable Homes Resilient Homes: Future proofing Buildings for a Changing Climate The worlds tallest Passive House i...

Carbon Emissions in the US reduced in 2019 - IEA Report Reveals
Climate Change

Carbon emissions declined in US in 2019 - a glimmer of hope for climate change goals?

...electric vehicles , fuel-efficiency standards, water-efficient fixtures and low-flow toilets , it is truly a marvel that climate-change emissions have dropped a...

Carbon Tax USA & Canada - If it brings investment to lower carbon then it's good
Policy and Regulations

Carbon tax in Canada or USA – How More Tax might be a Good Thing

...electric mowers. Then we can flip the sustainability coin over and consider the ballooning costs and upheaval to our neighborhoods from the impact severe clim...

The tallest Passive House in the world will soon be built in Vancouver BC
Urban planning

Passive House reaches new heights in Vancouver Canada!

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Tesla Solar Panel Special Offer USA September 2019
Renewable Energy

Solar Panels Special Offer from Tesla in US - September 2019!

...electricity costs, those solar installations are going to produce more payback than they cost to rent. Meaning that spread over the year signing up for this off...

Smart Homes of the Future, Survey reveals what Adults & Kids think sustainable
Innovation

The Future of Smart Homes, a recent survey explores how our homes will change to respond to climate change

...electric vehicle pooling system, which is reality in many North American progressive citys. From the survey among 2,000 UK Adults and Children. It was revea...

New Tiny House Laws in San Jose California Passed
Policy and Regulations

Tiny Houses on Wheels Approved in San Jose, California

...electric, water, and sewer utilities with the issuance of required building permits; 11. The THOW is not required to have sprinklers but must meet standards r...

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030
Energy efficiency

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030

...electric, zero-emission E-200 refrigeration unit The company is especially proud to be one of ( only - Ecohome comment ) 615 companies worldwide with science-...