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“Use it up, wear it out, make it do, or do without” — this message says it all.  Buy good…

One of the biggest challenges when talking about energy efficiency is explaining your product in easily understood terms without, making the…

Every once in a while,  a picture is worth 1000 words.  Take a look at this 21-year history of energy…

We use lots of energy at home, and often it is invisible to us. There are plenty of savings opportunities….

Climate change was the hot topic last week, with a steady stream of data, opinions, and aspirations coming out of…

Recycling should be your second to last option. The best option is not using something that will need to be…

I have been on a mission to reduce my energy consumption – questioning what I use and finding out where…

<blockquote><em>”Time is what prevents everything from happening at once.”</em> – <a href=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Archibald_Wheeler”>John Archibald Wheeler</a></blockquote> <h2>Choosing Time Scales</h2> One of the…

Paper cupTravel mug I frequent this amazing coffee shop (within walking distance of Synthesis), and just watch paper cups leave…

Fundamentally, we’re trying to build a calculator that gets better and better — we’re relying on the crowds to do…