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Lets Talk Trees

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Things to do in NY this Fall

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King of Rewards

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If you’re like me, then you like reward programs; cash back, points, miles, travel, coupons, discounts, etc.  It doesn’t matter, just as long as I’m getting them, and the more the merrier, plus “double dipping” is my favorite past time. …


Family Energy Supports Food Bank New York This Holiday Season

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Volunteers Collecting Food Donations In Warehouse

In continuing our annual tradition of Charitable Giving, Family Energy is proud to donate to Food Bank New York this Holiday Season.

 

More Than 46 Million People Rely on Food Banks in America

Food banks are non-profit organizations that …


2017 Family Energy Email Bonus Campaign Winner

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Thanks to everyone who entered the Family Energy Email Bonus Contest between 2016 and 2017! We received overwhelming response and wish to thank everyone who entered. A winner from the entries received was randomly selected in our draw ending October …


Clean energy use on rise in US

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The Wall Street Journal, March 10, 2016, By Cassandra Sweet

US companies are cutting emissions and buying clean energy at the fastest pace ever, as lower renewable prices and easier availability of sources makes these economical options.

Companies such as …


Experts discuss how to build a carbon-free energy industry

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The Guardian ~ Global Development Professionals Network

At recent Guardian roundtable discussion, experts talked about how the energy sector can bring down dependence on fossil fuels and reduce carbon emissions

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Onshore wind and large scale solar farms are expected to …


Climate change, renewable energy, and letting conventional wisdom go

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Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

ROUNDTABLE: TECHNOLOGY’S ROLE IN A CLIMATE SOLUTION; 10/21/2015 – 09:07

By Jennie C. Stephens & Elizabeth J. Wilson

To address climate change, the world needs to shift away from fossil fuels and move toward predominantly …


This Tiny Countertop Dishwasher Uses A Tiny Bit Of Water— And No Electricity

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http://www.fastcoexist.com

Now you don’t need a lot of money, space, or even power to be lazy about cleaning up.

It’s counterintuitive—because more often than not, the technological solution is worse than the analog one—but washing dishes by hand actually uses …


Peering into the future of the electricity sector

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Daily Maverick, Dirk De Vos, Sep 28, 2015

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Changes in the energy sector could happen quickly. Embracing the inevitable, if yet uncertain, changes is hard to do and South Africa and Eskom are uniquely unprepared for the future. Perhaps the