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Energy Saving

Energy Saving
Energy saving is the activity of reducing the amount of energy producing resources people use and deplete in the daily course of their lives. There is a limited quantity of nonrenewable energy resources on Earth, so it is essential to save the current supply and use renewable sources that will be available in the future. By making some behavioral changes, individuals and organizations can decrease their consumption of heat and power to save energy.

Specific energy saving activities include, but are not limited to, using more efficient light bulbs; lowering heating system thermostats in the home and office; reducing the use of cars and other petroleum reliant vehicles; and reusing ma...
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Energy saving is the activity of reducing the amount of energy producing resources people use and deplete in the daily course of their lives. There is a limited quantity of nonrenewable energy resources on Earth, so it is essential to save the current supply and use renewable sources that will be available in the future. By making some behavioral changes, individuals and organizations can decrease their consumption of heat and power to save energy.

Specific energy saving activities include, but are not limited to, using more efficient light bulbs; lowering heating system thermostats in the home and office; reducing the use of cars and other petroleum reliant vehicles; and reusing materials such as plastic bags and water bottles.
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  • Obama gets an assist from Bill Clinton in latest jobs push

    Obama gets an assist from Bill Clinton in latest jobs push
    Buoyed by a promising jobs report, President Obama said a fledgling recovery demands further action from Congress and again pressed lawmakers to extend a payroll tax holiday.
  • Solar Decathlon will move to Orange County in 2013

     
    The U.S. Department of Energy's worldwide competition to build solar-powered, highly energy-efficient homes will move to Orange County Great Park in 2013.

    Jerry Brown calls for solar-power 'miracle' at Capitol menorah lighting

     
    Gov. Jerry Brown led the annual ceremonial Capitol menorah lighting Monday, lamenting the use of an electric menorah instead of one with “real fire,” and using his brief remarks to compare the story of Hanukkah to his push for renewable...

    Air pollution control agency increases gas log rebate

     
    The Air Quality Management District is increasing its rebate for gas log sets from $125 to as much as $200. The rebates are for homeowners who convert their existing wood-burning fireplaces to log sets fueled with natural gas, which radically...

    Fight brewing in Congress over traffic signs

     
    First, there was a fight in Congress over light bulb rules. Now, lawmakers are headed for a fight over traffic sign rules.