By Cindy Zhang, Arqtech:
The current trend in our society is to look for ways to implement green energy into our lives. But, what exactly is green energy? It’s energy that is renewable, or technology that is energy efficient, both of which are positive for our environment. Green energy can be implemented in any house, and you will learn how in the following article.
Solar water heaters are an inexpensive and efficient way to heat your home’s water. If you’re in an area that doesn’t have to worry about freezing temperatures, you can get a system that will circulate the water through a solar heater before pumping it into your home. However, consider that you may still need a traditional heater if you will be using a great deal of hot water, or if the sun does not come out for some time.
Replace your old appliances with new ones featuring high Energy Star ratings. An appliance that has Energy Star uses less energy than an appliance that doesn’t have it. The rating promises refrigerators and freezers will use 20 percent less energy, 40 percent less for dishwashers and 50 percent less energy for washing machines… Read more