Being “green” doesn’t have to be difficult. These are just a handful of ways to become more energy-efficient.
You’ve read about how energy is generated, and the different ways that it can be generated, but how does it then get to your home to when you flip on the switch? Check out this article for the details that take power from it’s high-voltage generation to the a safe level that can be used at your home.
Do you know how energy is generated? This post explains how energy gets generated then transferred from one source to another in simple terms.
Have you ever considered how much energy is used by the U.S., or by the world? According to the Energy Information Administration, the United States was responsible for 19% of the world’s energy consumption in recent years – at a tab of nearly $1.2 trillion. To put that in perspective, even the power of 22 million lightning strikes could only power 2.5% of the homes in the U.S. for a year. Read on for more interesting facts.