Buildings

Upgrade and Save

Department of Energy saves over $730 million on utility bills through efficiency upgrades.   An article on energy.gov states that through the Department of Energy’s Better Buildings Neighborhood program, state and local governments have upgraded the efficiency of more than 100,000 residential and commercial buildings over the past four years. An initial federal investment of…

Source: classiccleaners.net

How Clean Is Your Cleaners?

Until now, our posts have dealt with solutions to environmental impacts at their largest scales. But we hear everyday that individual decisions make a difference, so today’s topic is of more immediate relevance to many individuals, particularly those who value pressed shirts and wire hangers. With enough patience and motivation (and, of course, the right…