Many cities have created goals to reduce their carbon footprint over the next couple of years. One way they have found to do this is through the roofs of buildings, i.e. “green” and “cool” roofs. Find out what a green roof or cool roof is, how much they cost, their maintenance after installment and their benefits.
Going green has many considerations. Solar panels require the appropriate sun direction, structural integrity and incentives to make them a viable solution to your independent energy needs. These are the steps you need to take to evaluate solar options for your Washington, DC-area home.
In the most powerful city in the nation, Washingtonians give back in more ways than public service and policy. These volunteer opportunities are the perfect place to go green, feed the city and decrease your carbon footprint.
Eco-conscious Washingtonians make every effort to eat local when they’re at home, but for a night out on the town, they want restaurants that equally uphold the same values that they do. Here are a few to visit in DC.
What makes a city sustainable and “green” and which U.S. cities are among the highest ranking in this category? Find out which cities in the U.S. are the most sustainable and support an eco-friendly lifestyle.
Weekend socials, football games, vacations or just trying to relax at night are all times we find ourselves enjoying a beer or two. Learn about America’s best natural, eco-friendly breweries and their sustainable practices.
Who says you can’t support nature and still look good? Learn what brands to choose from that will allow you to look good and be good to the earth.
More and more drivers are switching to hybrids, plug-in hybrids and electric vehicles. If you’re on the fence about buying a hybrid car, the following benefits will help make your decision easier.
With the holiday season approaching, finding the perfect gift for the perfect someone can be challenging. Use these green gifts ideas to inspire your holiday shopping list.
The most environmentally conscious way to heat homes is to embrace efficient heating lifestyle practices. Slight alterations in personal heating practices will decrease heating bills and improve the environmental quality of the home.