The effects of climate change will have a profound effect on the human population, and we are just now starting to see the signs of that already starting…
Putting in window treatments, tuning fans to suck hot air out and other tips can help keep your home cool this summer even without air conditioning.
If you’re interested in installing or replacing your HVAC system for your home, look for the most energy-efficient model in your budget.
Fully 80% of all manmade CO2 emissions ever produced have been generated since 1960, and half of all emissions have been generated just since 1990.
Here are a few eco-conscious summer lifestyle tips to help you and your family manage those risks and still enjoy those lazy summer days.
How to Save Energy — And Stay Warm — This Winter Tightening Up Your Home's Shell and Taking Indoor Precautions Are Key To Efficient Heating
Don’t fret the freeze: follow our low- or no-cost tips to make the most of your heating system and stay warm while saving energy this winter…
Record Heat Waves The New Normal Under Grip of Global Warming Who Could Still Deny Climate Change Anymore?
Are record heat waves across the United States, Europe and elsewhere the new normal in a world under the vice grip of global warming?
Dear EarthTalk: Summer is near and I am planning a big road trip. Do you have any tips for boosting my car’s fuel efficiency on long, hot drives? —Esther McCoy, Burlington, VT Ah, the summer road trip, that classic American experience. But long drives through steamy weather can burn through a lot of gas and cause […]
Once touted as the future of green home heating, whole-house radiant heat is now largely considered a luxury item or upgrade…
The Other Heat Pump Gas Absorption Heat Pumps Make Sense in Cool Climates—Can They Cool Homes Efficiently, Too?
Geothermal heat pumps are all the rage, but gas absorption heat pumps don’t require all that pricey drilling, and can even cool effectively.