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Looking to switch from gas to electric appliances? New program will tell you how.

Thinking about switching from a gas to electric stove? Or want to change out that old gas dryer or furnace for an electric alternative and contribute to climate action planning? San Luis Obispo is considering new building policies that would require new housing to be all-electric. A panel on Aug. 22, 2019, discussed the benefits…
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Composting Is Way Easier Than You Think. Here’s How.

Julian Mackenzie, NRDC.org – With minimal effort, you can turn those banana peels and apple cores into gold. Let us break it down. [caption id="attachment_10979" align="aligncenter" width="300"] 123RF[/caption] If you’re going to ask an environmentalist why you should compost, make sure you have a minute. Darby Hoover, NRDC’s senior resource specialist in the Food and Agriculture program—and…
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Swimming Safety: Tips and Considerations for Pools, Beaches, Hot Tubs, and More.

By  DOMO REMAX Estate Properties – Swimming is a great activity that is enjoyed by many across the country. Whether it's at home, the beach, or the lake, swimming is a great way to cool off during hot weather or to remain comfortable in warm climates. Swimming also comes with a number of possible dangers that…
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Do Humans Need Sunlight To Survive?

The sun is the source of all heat and light energy on Earth. Aside from the obvious benefits of solar energy, and aside from our obvious knowledge that the sun is the source of all food on earth, how much direct or indirect sun does the human body need to survive, if any? We know…
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Can You Go A Day Without Using A Single Product Made With Petroleum?

Before you answer, take a look at this partial list of products that use petroleum in some form or another. Americans consume petroleum products at a rate of three-and-a-half gallons of oil and more than 250 cubic feet of natural gas PER DAY PER PERSON.  Anesthetics, Antihistamines, Artificial limbs, Artificial Turf, Ammonia, Aspirin, Awnings, Antifreeze …
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Steps to Take to Avoid Carbon Monoxide Poisoning From Your Heating System

Submitted by: Precision Air And Heating.com If you live in regions where there are winters, can you imagine a life without heating systems? Even our ancestors had their fireplaces to keep them warm and toasty. While many homes still have functioning fireplaces, most now depend on more modern heating systems like furnaces, heat pumps, water…
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