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Alumawood offers green home living tips. Green home living doesn’t need to feel overwhelming or impossible to do. In fact, it’s easier than ever to live green today, thanks to the attention the environment is getting these days. Many residents of homes with patio shade structures are interested in green home living so they can help preserve the nature they have come to love in their own back yard. Here are five tips to help you live greener every day.
Scientists at Brookhaven National Laboratory have developed a new method of using nanotechnology to turn nickel into a cheaper catalyst for generating hydrogen fuel than platinum, the current standard material.
The Weekly Natural Gas Storage Report – Natural Gas Supplies Still Plentiful
The U.S. Energy Department‘s weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies on the back of utilities switching from the more expensive coal to gas (for power burn) and a decline in pipeline imports from Canada.
Despite the meager (and below estimate) supply build, the injection – the eighth in 2012 – has added to already bloated inventories. Gas stocks – currently some 45% above the benchmark five-year average levels – are still at their highest point for this time of the year, reflecting low demand amid robust onshore output. This has constantly pressured spot prices that slipped to a 10-year low in April.
Let me start by admitting that the future of natural gas is especially difficult to predict. Commodity forecasting is always a pseudo-science at best. At times it seems that its primary function is to make astrology look respectable.
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Today’s new homes could create annual savings of around 55% on gas and electricity spending, according to the NHBC Foundation and Zero Carbon Hub. It is further claimed that houses built from 2016 could be 79% cheaper to run.
Natural gas has been warming your home, cooking your food, and fueling local industry for years. In addition, nearly half of electricity consumed in Californ... (RT @socalgas: Natural gas is part of the clean energy solution.
Considerable effort, is being expended by many business owner to help their employees to be more engaged with the objectives of the business, and to make a greater contribution to the success of the business that provides them with their income.
Unfortunately, despite their best efforts, many businesses find that their employee engagement levels have not improved to the extend expected from the effort extended.
This excellent article, suggests that employee engagement is the emotional connection employees have that causes them to want to exert extra discretionary effort, and it identifies two common business practices that actually conspire to negate efforts to improve employee engagement levels.