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Designing a Sustainable Future with Offshore Wind Energy

If we wish to preserve ourselves along with our planet for a sustainable future, we will need innovative and renewable approaches in order to satisfy the world's expanding energy appetite. You would be hard-pressed to find anyone more adamant on this subject than North Dakota State University&# ...

How to Test And Improve Your Home's Eco-Efficiency

Households everywhere are making changes to reduce their carbon footprint and conserve energy. While there are many reasons to start living more sustainably, saving money is one which cannot be overlooked.  When you make changes to your home with energy efficiency in mind, you not only reduce ...

Nappies Ready for a Sustainable Push

Becoming a parent means having to make some tough choices. One impending choice relates to cloth versus disposable nappies. Nappies, also known as diapers in some parts of the world, are a necessary decision for a new parent. It can be a daunting task to choose one of the two and both have their ad ...

Will Swimming Pools Ever Be Sustainable?

Drought is a real-world problem that often makes homeowners think twice about installing a swimming pool. There's also the concern over safety and the waste of other resources, like electricity.But what if a swimming pool could be sustainable?Pool CoversA heated pool is a luxury, no question, a ...

Live it Like Peggy

What wouldn't a person give to have a house that they could transport to potentially any location they desire? Location has always been a big factor in real estate, but the tiny house movement in America is challenging that.A perfect example of such living comes from San Juan Island, where Pegg ...

Sustainable Tuesdays is Great Inspiration

With the development of newer technologies and advancements in all fields, the consumption of renewable as well as non-renewable energy sources has increased tenfold. As a result, non-renewable resources such as coal, petroleum, and natural gas are running out at a rapid rate.Due to overuse of rene ...

Building With Bamboo: A Sustainable Natural Resource

Bamboo has become a popular building material in the west recently, mainly for its looks and durability, but did you know that it is also one of the most sustainable building materials?  This variety of gigantic grass is more than just a pretty veneer or a hard wood floor; it is an extremely s ...

Electric Briefcase Scooter is the New Sustainable Transport

Day after day, we see some new technological gadgets or machines are being produced to make our lives more efficient and simpler. One of the aspects of life currently in the focus of technological intervention is transportation.Modern transportation machines like cars require fuel to function. This ...