California Isn’t Wasting Time: Renewable Energy

The state of California is deciding it does not want to waste anymore time when it comes to saving our planet from catastrophic disasters including the extremely intense wildfires this past year. It’s a leading state in renewable energy because legislatures and residents are clearly aware of the effects of the sped-up climate change. Taking… Read more »

Renewable Energy On-Track to Surpass Coal

It doesn’t come to a surprise that renewable energy is taking charge in the world today, considering the climate change awareness happening. Plenty of American businesses have been switching to renewable energy because it’s getting cheaper, and of course, better for the environment. Wind and Solar Powerhouses The production of wind and solar energy has… Read more »

Top 5 Greenest Cities in the U.S.

It’s more important than ever that we take care of the environment—and these five cities are leading the charge. WalletHub recently compared 100 U.S. cities across 26 “green indicators,” including greenhouse gas emissions per capita, green job opportunities and smart energy policies. Here are the top five greenest cities in the U.S. (four of which… Read more »

How Going Green Can Increase the Value of Your Home

As a homeowner, energy efficient upgrades are overall some of the smartest investments you can make. Not only can these types of improvements decrease how much you are paying on your utilities each month, but they also can increase the value of your home. Today’s homebuyers are more aware than ever before of the benefits… Read more »

California: A Leading Solar Power Powerhouse of 2018

California is leading the country in integrating solar power. Just recently, on March 16, solar output in California set a record, peaking at 10,765 megawatts around 2:45 p.m. local time, according to the California Independent System Operator (CAISO). Solar is growing in the United States, and California is leading the way as a solar power… Read more »

3 Ways to Go Green with Your Roofing

If you’re seeking to reduce your carbon footprint, the best place to start is at home. From swapping out your light bulbs to resealing your windows, you’re making your way to a greener home—but don’t stop there. It’s time to set your green sights higher and look to the roof! It’s where you can best… Read more »

Is Your House a Good Fit for Solar Panels?

Solar power has become a very popular source of energy as of recent. So much so that municipalities nationwide are clamoring to set up energy grids to accommodate the new influx of solar customers. But that transition truly starts in the home. So, if you’re thinking about going green with solar panels, here’s how you… Read more »

What is a ‘Climate-Positive’ Design and is it Possible?

In recent years, there has been an encouraging decline in the amount of carbon emissions in the U.S. But that took a turn in 2018 with a 3.4-percent increase in carbon emissions. Cities combat climate change With carbon emissions on the rise again, there are many cities across the country that are trying desperately to… Read more »

What to Expect with Renewable Energy in 2019

This is about to be a huge year for renewables. With states and cities leading the way in innovation, and the private sector increasingly willing to switch over to green, we’re finally starting to get some momentum with renewable energy efforts. And that will really come into focus in the coming months. Here’s what to… Read more »