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Where Does the Power Go?

Posted on Jul 9, 2011 | 0 comments

Homeowners have plenty of ways to reduce their energy use – but how do you know which changes are worthwhile? You can insulate, seal, change thermostats and replace old appliances. You can install solar panels, insulate your water heaters and water pipes, clean your furnace filters and replace shower-heads. But how do you measure the effect of your upgrades?...

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Conserving Water — or Maybe Not

Posted on Jul 2, 2011 | 0 comments

In the summer issue of Zoomer, Moses Znaimer’s hip new magazine for mature and over-ripe Canadians – I’m one – is a article by Jane MacDougall on conserving water. Reacting to the fact that water is becoming a scarce resource globally, and that the average Canadian uses a prodigious 329 litres daily, MacDougall lays out six principles for...

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The Power of Bullfrog

Posted on Dec 20, 2010 | 0 comments

The Green Interview is featured in the current issue of Bullfrog Buzz —  the newsletter of Bullfrog Power, the green power company which now serves Canadians from coast to coast. It’s a fine piece, and it gives an excellent insight into The Green Interview — who we are, why we’re doing what we do. To read it, just click here. We have...

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