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... projects that require an audit of energy.  Students can conduct an energy audit which takes into consideration how energy and resources are used. This would include identifying the number of lights, power ...
1. Put occupancy sensors if possible, so that lights will be ON only if somebody is in the area and if no sufficient light is there. 2. Use Duplex printing type copying/ printing machine. Use both sides ...
... ; Air conditioning systems with remote controls; Devices which turn on via a remote control; Devices that go into standby mode, standby lights, standby indicator or clocks;  Power adapters that are plugged ...
Today with the rise of Eco Tourism it can be hard to determine what is truly environmentally friendly and what is just marketing. Below we have outlined a few simple ideas that will result in reducing ...
Below are some simple by effective ideas to help reduce the impact your office is having on the environment.  Replace traditional incandescent light bulbs with CFL (compact fluorescent lights). In addition ...
Do you have any Tips, Ideas or News that will help improve our planet earth and make your life more eco-friendly. If so then please share them with the rest of the planet. Together we can make a difference. ...
... Roof-angle glass / Skylights Sloping roof-angled glass is difficult to shade and insulate without sophisticated movable systems. In hot climates with significant degree day cooling requirements, it can ...
... fall Installing glazing where solar gain during the day and thermal losses during the night cannot be controlled easily e.g. West-facing, angled glazing, skylights Thermal losses through non-insulated ...
... powered, fully controlled, man carrying flying machine, reaching an altitude of 40 feet (12 m). In 1980, the Gossamer Penguin made the first piloted flights powered solely by photovoltaics. This was quickly ...
... devices may be considered as well. Individual features include sawtooth roofs, clerestory windows, light shelves, skylights and light tubes. They may be incorporated into existing structures, but are most ...
... of windows and skylights and use of architectural features that reflect light into a building, can reduce the need for artificial lighting. Compact fluorescent lights use two-thirds less energy and last ...
In a 1996 article in The New York Times, John Tierney claimed that government mandated recycling wastes more resources than it saves. Some highlights from the article: In cases where recycling truly does ...
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