DIY Friday: How to Read a Lighting Label

When trying to decipher the label on a box of light bulbs, you could become so frustrated your teeth start to grind and your eyes begin to protrude.  If you’re...

Energy Poverty: A Condemnation of Innocence

Energy poverty is a shame. There are over 1.3 billion people worldwide who currently have zero electricity. More than 3 billion cook with dirty fuels such as wood, dung, coal,...

LED Light Bulbs More Affordable Than Ever!

Becoming more energy efficient is getting easier and cheaper thanks to the lighting company Cree. Last year the company introduced a line of 40-watt LED light bulbs for under $10,...