The following are a few facts that will surprise you regarding the average energy usage in the United States. The facts are provided by the Department of Energy. Here are some percentages on energy consumption, 44% on heating and cooling, 30% for lighting cooking and appliances, 18% for water heating and 8% for refrigerators.
The passive form works like placing your car in the sun. The temperature in the car increases quickly making the inside of the car very hot very fast. For homes it can be done by making use of glass and positing your home to the sun. Your home can be heated up very quickly. By using certain types of stone walls inside your home this warmth can be held inside the house.
Why would utility companies want to find ways to lower energy costs when they could continue to milk their customers for all their worth? These companies think you have two choices: pay their high prices, or freeze. They are wrong. You have another choice. Homemade Energy can tell you how to get cheap, power to fuel your home.
These seven renewable sources of energy I have briefly mentioned are probably the most significant, at least at the moment. That doesn’t mean someone will not come up with something we never heard of.
If you live near a creek or river, hydropower could be a viable option for you. Instead of using wind to turn the props of a propeller, you use water. The propeller spins, causing a turbine to move and generate electricity.
Lower the thermostat in your home to use less energy. Now, this doesn’t mean that you have to bundle up with jackets and scarves while you eat dinner – even making a seemingly unnoticeable change can do wonders. To put it into perspective, consider this: By reducing your temperature by one percent, you can save an average of 4% on your energy bill each year.
Look for the patterns. Look for patterns based on location, age, male or female, sales, service, leadership, mid level managers, senior officers. Patterns will help you further sort the depth and breadth of negativity. Learning how to create sustainable energy begins as a way of “being”. The patterns may be mysterious and you may need an outside perspective. There is a reason for the pattens. Begin by thinking of your organization which has a personality, and would you be consider this personality a loyal friend?