Understanding and reducing your carbon footprint

Your carbon footprint is a measure of the impact that your lifestyle has on the climate. Many of the things you consume in your day to day life cause greenhouse gas emissions somewhere along the supply chain. Some of the more obvious instances are when you drive your car and see the emissions coming from the exhaust, but did you know that the food you purchase also contributes to your carbon footprint? Continue reading

How do we harness energy from wind?

Harnessing the power of the wind is one of the cleanest and most sustainable ways to generate electricity. Wind power doesn’t produce any of the toxic, heat-trapping emissions that contribute to global warming. It is also one of the most abundant and cost-effective energy resources, which makes it a perfectly viable alternative to our finite resources of fossil fuels. Continue reading