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Appealing Green Tech for Every Household

Finally experts in design and science have joined forces to create a thermostat that makes it easy for consumers to set timing of heating and cooling their houses. Environmentalists have been asking the public to use less energy in their household for years, which entailed a cumbersome review of thermostat’s manuals, but now this value-saving, […]

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Al Gore’s Our Choice is now an app

Climate education has received a digital makeover, making learning about climate change a visually stimulating and interactive experience for the general (iPad/iPhone owning) public.  This USA Today article reports that Al Gore's Our Choice: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis is now offered as a rich app that includes 250 full-screen images, geotagged locations, […]

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3 Ways to Make Energy Efficiency Emotional

3 Ways to Make Energy Efficiency Emotional

In acknowledging that consumers tend to make purchase decisions based on emotional appeal vs. rational need, EnergySavvy did research and found there is a lot that can be done in "applying the lessons of behavioral economics to selling home energy retrofits."  EnergySavvy is helping the U.S. Department of Energy "create an 'emotional tug' for homeowners […]

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Bioserie iPhone 4 Cases Made From Plants

Bioserie iPhone 4 Cases Made From Plants

 On September 5th, the blog Digital Trends reported on a new plant-based iPhone cover made by the company Bioserie. According to the post, these biodegradable covers are becoming more and more popular amongst consumers and are being produced by several companies, another of which is called Grove. There are covers in the works for other […]

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