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The Latest Smart Home Trends 2018 May Bring Us

With the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) expo just a couple months away, homeowners and tech enthusiasts alike are antsy about what the New Year has in store for smart homes. It’s pretty clear that this year’s CES is going to be smart home-heavy: the show kicks off January 8th with sessions about the future of voice control, protecting sensitive consumer…

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What is the Definition of Energy Efficient?

In this day and age where more and more people want to reduce their carbon footprint, energy efficiency has become a popular catch phrase or buzzword that is so broad that it is sometimes a bit ambiguous. Energy efficiency means, in its simplest form, employing less energy to fulfill the same service, so a compact fluorescent light bulb can be…

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How Does Green Technology Create Jobs?

Green technology is on the rise, and it’s taking high unemployment away with it. According to Fortune, renewable energy creates new jobs 12 times faster than any other segment of the economy. That’s 20 percent annual growth, and a total of 4.5 million jobs in the United States alone. Why the enormous growth? The cost of manufacturing and implementing green…

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A Guide to Energy Efficient Dishwashers

The dishwasher is one of the most important appliances in any modern kitchen. It’s convenient, saves time, and usually guarantees a better clean for eliminating germs. However, dishwashers can waste water—and a TON of electricity. In fact, the electricity that an average dishwasher uses actually makes a load of dishes $0.63 more expensive to clean than hand-washing. That’s probably why…

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