By Becky Striepe on March 28, 2012
Energy prices spiked in 2011, and we’re not expected to see much of a drop (if any) this year, so even if the environmental impacts of fossil fuels aren’t high on your priority list, making your home more energy efficient this year will be as good for your wallet as it is for the planet.
By Becky Striepe on January 16, 2012
Whether you make your own liquid dish soap or buy it at the store, it seems to run out at the most inopportune times, doesn’t it? I feel like we make most of the last-minute trips to the store around our house for two things: cat litter and dish soap. You can’t really push it with cat litter, but last time we were out of soap, I found a great way to stretch the bottle for a couple more washings! Here’s how:
By Becky Striepe on October 25, 2011
Cleaning your refrigerator coils can make it 6 percent more efficient, and some say it can improve the efficiency even more!
By Beth Buczynski on June 30, 2011
How can you reduce global energy consumption by 74 percent? One smart, efficient baby step at a time.
By Becky Striepe on June 17, 2011
The Last Mountain takes a hard look at mountaintop removal mining and how it’s destroying Appalachia.