Energy Efficient Tea

Tea:  It’s the second most popular beverage in the world, next to water.  The importance of tea varies around the world from a casual iced summer beverage, to a ceremonial...

Big Ben Going Green?

The world’s most famous clock, Big Ben, might become green (environmentally green that is). In an effort to cut Parliament’s carbon footprint, the House of Commons has started a new…

Benefits and costs of residential demand response

Always thought to be the more controversial side of demand response (DR) and energy management plans, the idea of utilities and energy companies employing residential demand response programs in the...

Best Energy Efficient Holiday Gifts

The holidays are around the corner and as usual I’m sure all your friends and family are requesting energy efficient presents. Okay, maybe your friends and family aren’t clamoring for…