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How Much Do Residents Really Impact Building Energy Use?

As an eco-conscious resident, you do a lot to reduce your carbon footprint. We all know every step (pardon the pun) counts, but how much do your individual efforts really achieve? According to recent research, it’s no small feat! Here’s how much you really impact building energy use! Occupant Behavior The term “occupant behavior” simply refers to […]

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3 Simple Ways To Embrace Green Living

Today, it seems like everyone is talking about how to “go green.” Many people are even promoting zero-waste lifestyles, but that can be so intimidating! However, there are plenty of ways for everyone to reduce the amount of waste they create and embrace green living. The good news is that many of them can be […]

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Ways to Reduce Plastics for a Greener Home

At this point, it’s impossible to ignore the harm that plastics are doing to the environment. They can contain harmful chemicals, they don’t break down in landfills, and they’re wreaking havoc on the oceans. Going plastic-free sounds daunting. If you stop to think about it, plastic is in so many of our everyday household items: plastic […]

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