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Scientists Say They Have Created An Environmentally Friendly Alternative To Styrofoam

Styrofoam Cup

Published by Clean Tech May 13th, 2019 by Steve Hanley Styrofoam is a perfect example of a capitalist economy run amok. One of thousands of compounds derived from petroleum, it has many wonderful uses. It’s a wonderful insulator, which makes it ideal for coolers, coffee cups, and building insulation. It also has several drawbacks. It […]

NH Energy Codes Need Updating AND Enforcement

There is lots of talk in NH energy circles right now about Energy Codes.  There is a bill to upgrade the energy codes in the legislature, and I for one favor it. For full disclosure, I administered NH’s Energy Codes from 1999-2006 and was appointed to the first codes review board by Governor Lynch. The […]

Small Business Guide to Energy Conservation

Reposted from Business.com Start your small business energy conservation program today with immediate, actionable tips. Plus, learn long-term strategies and tips on how to get employees involved. Energy conservation isn’t a choice to consider – it’s a competitive advantage you can’t afford to ignore. “The slightest persistent waste can brutalize a small business where risk […]