energy efficiency

AT&T Donates To Greensburg's Greentown

Article: AT&T Donates To Greensburg's Greentown

AT&T Collaborates with Greensburg GreenTown to Build First Model Green Town Contributes $50,000 for Sustainable Homes Greensburg, Kansas, September 22, 2008 AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) today announced a collaboration with Greensburg GreenTown, the nonprofit organization working to rebuild Greensburg, Kansas as the nation’s first model green town. As anchor corporate sponsor of the organization’s The Chain…

Easy Money-Saving Retrofit: Programmable Thermostat

Article: Easy Money-Saving Retrofit: Programmable Thermostat

You do not always have to start from scratch when you want to save energy. While it is true that building a LEED certified building from the ground up can net you the best energy efficiency for your heating and cooling needs, you can get really close to that same efficiency by investing in new…

IBM and Intel Green Manufacturing

Article: IBM and Intel Green Manufacturing

Green innovation is steadily spreading throughout all types of industries. Even the companies that make the silicon chips that are probably running your computer have started to adapt commercially efficient manufacturing processes. For example, the director of corporate responsibility at Intel, Dave Stangis said, “We started with a green blueprint and designed in waste recycling,…

An Introduction to Light Emitting Diodes

Article: An Introduction to Light Emitting Diodes

When it comes to lighting, compact fluorescent lightbulbs (CFLs) are a giant step forward when compared to traditional incandescent bulbs, and TreeHugger recommends them for everyone. Even though CFLs offer superior energy efficiency and life expectancy, another light source is on the consumer products horizon with the potential to revolutionize the way we flip the…