Energy is the biggest challenge in the world, and we have to do something major about its inefficiencies. The problem of energy inefficiencies can be attributed to transportation (27 percent), industry (25 percent), and buildings (48 percent). The breakdown was calculated by the U.S. Energy Information Administration
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vehicles. Unfortunately, many people that are looking to buy cars are still not looking at fuel efficiency as much as they are looking for luxury, performance, MP3 connectors and, of course, enough cup holders. Besides, I have heard that the next big thing will be a new diesel engine for SUVs.
Hybrids may be appropriate for some people, but I think a real super-efficient, clean-burning,......Full article >>>
scent bulbs, check out the energy savings just from that one change. And what if you can cut back to 60-watt-equivalent (15-watt fluorescent) bulbs? (Check out the table below.)
Other changes could include installing motion detector switches for common areas like bathrooms, locker rooms, hallways, and other rooms. That way, if the lights are left on, and the next person comes in hours lat......Full article >>>
d like it promotes energy conservation. Well, let's take a look at the waste.
You want to reduce mass transit when no one is riding the bus on the route you have designated and you are paying for a bus driver, all of his or her pension and benefits, the cost of the bus, the cost of the fuel for the bus, the insurance, the support people for the bus, their pension and benefits, the mainten......Full article >>>
d in years. Trains still stop at certain locations on every run, even though the location is not important anymore or has lost its stature as a major employment center. Cut back on the non-important stops. If riders have figured this out on their daily commute, what is wrong with the bureaucracy that runs the trains? Evidently, their leadership is not aware of the inefficiencies.
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