How to Make Your Car More Eco-Friendly

Whether you drive a gas-guzzler or a hybrid, there are always techniques to make your car more eco-friendly.  Monitoring your driving habits, your maintenance, and the equipment you haul can…

Fukushima Now Leading to Childhood Obesity?

It’s no surprise that Japan’s nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi plant nearly four years ago has had numerous side effects on nearby residents. From conditions like blotchy skin and…

5 Things to Know Before a Demand Response Event

Deep within the suffering (and snow) of another Buffalo, NY winter, one cannot possibly be blamed for yearning for the warmth of the upcoming summer.  The chance to settle into…

LEDs: A First in Super Bowl History

There’s more to the Super Bowl than face paint, air horns, and a mountain of bean dip.  (Oh, and beer. We cannot forget the beer.)  While the country tunes in…

3 Devices to Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

It’s a new year filled with hopeful resolutions and occasionally horrifying revelations. One such revelation might be how much energy your home chewed through in the past year, and how…

Put Down the Plastic!

How to Move Away from Plastic Dependency Since plastics were first introduced to the U.S. during the mid-late 19th century, we’ve been dependent on the material for it’s versatility, convenience,…

10 Impacts of Low Gas Prices You Never Knew

It’s no secret that gas prices have been plummeting, leaving people wondering what will happen next. With the drastic drop from $100 per barrel of oil this summer to a…

A Blast From The Past At SolarCity

SolarCity’s new solar facility is taking shape on the banks of the Buffalo River, but the road to new jobs and the creation of renewable energy is yet unpaved, and…