Archive for the ‘Green Technology’ Category

  • Tesla Car

    Californias Tesla Car Owners Living In The Bay Area MUST READ This

    Aug 9, 16 • 645 Views • Green Technology, VehiclesComments Off on Californias Tesla Car Owners Living In The Bay Area MUST READ This

    Do you drive an electric car? Being a ‘good steward of the planet’ presents its own unique set of challenges. If you recently invested in an electric Tesla car, you understand how time consuming the recharge process can be. Despite Tesla...

  • What makes a car “green”?

    Jan 18, 16 • 594 Views • Green Technology, VehiclesComments Off on What makes a car “green”?

    In recent years, a number of companies have been releasing cars that are labeled “green”.  We take this to mean Eco-friendly or energy efficient, but what makes a car be labeled as such?  According to Wikipedia, a green vehicle “is a road...

  • 10 Eco-Friendly Apartments You Can Book On AirBnB

    Dec 11, 14 • 876 Views • Green Technology, Home & Garden, LifestyleComments Off on 10 Eco-Friendly Apartments You Can Book On AirBnB

    If you’re not already familiar with AirBnB, it’s a very cool site which lets you search for rooms, apartments, and even entire domiciles for rent around the world. You can also sign up to list your own space if you want to host world travelers. A lot of...

  • pumping gas

    Why Is Gas So Expensive?

    Jun 19, 13 • 3787 Views • EnergyComments Off on Why Is Gas So Expensive?

    Gas is expensive. Ten years ago it was between $1 and $2 a gallon – now it’s double that. What has changed? Why is gas so expensive compared to what it used to be? Are more people using it? Is there less of it to go around? Or, are we being...

  • solar panel

    How Does a Solar Panel Work?

    Jun 14, 13 • 4094 Views • EnergyComments Off on How Does a Solar Panel Work?

    Most people aren’t aware of how long the technology behind solar panels has actually been around. Way back in 1839, French physicist Edmund Bequerel discovered the photoelectric effect that is the basis of the modern solar panel. However, the first real...