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SEPCO-Solar Lighting's Blog on Renewable Energy and Green Ideas

5 Ways To Make Your Home More Energy Efficient

on 8/1/17 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Guest Post Green Ideas Conservation
  We all want our homes to be more energy-efficient. Whether it's because we want to do our part to keep the planet green, or because we want to see the numbers on our electricity bill come down, all of us have proper motivation for making the energy we use go as far as possible. Sometimes the solution to living in a more energy-efficient house is right under your nose, though. If you've been looking for ways to cut costs without sacrificing comfort, here are five suggestions you should strongly consider.
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How to Create a Green Facility

on 12/13/16 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 2 Comments | Guest Post Green Ideas Conservation
The movement to become more efficient and environmentally-conscious is in full force, and buildings of all types are receiving “green” makeovers left and right. Whether you have a large or small facility or are in the building or remodeling stage, it’s well worth the effort to make your building as efficient as possible. This article will give you ten ideas on how to do just that.
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Making Your Community Green and Reduce Costs

on 11/16/15 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 2 Comments | Solar Lighting Green Ideas Renewable Energy Conservation
  Communities all across America are trying to improve their green image and reduce costs, but some are having a hard time figuring out where to start. Here are some ideas that can help improve your community and lower overall costs in the end. Build LEED New buildings, either commercial or residential, should be done to the highest green standards. Using highly efficient HVAC systems, energy efficient building materials such as Low-E or thermal
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Who is Leading the Way in Sustainable Schools?

on 8/24/15 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Green Ideas Conservation
Sierra Club recently posted their list of the Top 10 Cool Schools with some great information. They used a scoring key that went into depth of the different practices used to help promote sustainability and green movement initiatives. You can even view the score of all 153 schools they looked at for this list.
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Earth Hour 2015: Let’s Turn It Off for One Hour

on 3/23/15 10:00 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Green Ideas Holiday Conservation
Well, it is that time of year again. Earth Hour is this Saturday, March 28th at 8:30 PM your local time, and I am so looking forward to this again. Check out their official 2015 video:
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Amazing Changes Happening Now for Sustainable Living: Fair Trade

on 7/3/14 9:30 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Green Ideas Conservation
Fair trade is starting to become more popular all over the world. Purchasing products from farmers and workers who are compensated fairly and work for companies that have sustainable business models helps everyone from the top down. Purchasing fair trade also has a great impact on the local communities where the products are being produced. Many organizations are working together to help with the fair trade movement. Here are some of the ways that you can help.
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Go Green for the 4th of July

on 7/1/14 9:30 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Green Ideas Holiday Conservation
Going green is great to do every day of the year but with the 4th of July being a popular holiday for friends and family to celebrate with picnics, fireworks and maybe even a pool party these are some ways to think about doing it.
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How to Go Green without Really Trying

on 3/20/14 9:30 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | Guest Post Green Ideas Conservation
Going green might seem like a complicated, cumbersome ideal that’s just a little too far out of your comfort zone. But it’s not something that has to take a lot of energy if you don’t have a lot to expend. Here are a few simple ways to go green without really trying. Buy the Right Light Bulbs
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20 Small Eco-Friendly Steps to Save Money Long Term

on 1/30/14 9:30 AM By | SEPCO | 1 Comment | Guest Post Green Ideas Conservation
In the current tough economic climate, people often leave environmental concerns by the wayside. Most directors don’t consider steps to turn eco-friendly as essential to the running of the company. Trimming costs often takes priority over anything else – however, what most don’t realise is that lowering expenses and turning eco-friendly are not mutually exclusive processes.
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Dark Sky Friendly Lighting is Necessary Now More Than Ever

on 1/14/14 9:30 AM By | SEPCO | 0 Comments | General Lighting Conservation Dark Sky Friendly Lighting
Ever look at a map from a satellite in orbit? Notice all the lights that you can see. What about looking up at night to find the stars in the sky? How much do you not actually see due to light pollution? These are some serious questions that are starting to be asked by more people. Light pollution is becoming a problem and dark sky friendly lighting is the key to solving this issue.
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