A Better Place

Israeli entrepreneur, Shai Agassi, is one of the leaders of the next generation of ‘giving the finger’ to the antiquated, bloated, often corrupt, greedy and irresponsible fossil fuel industry. He is the former CEO and founder of Better Place, one of the first successfully rising companies to tackle the technological, political and corporate challenges of … Continue reading

ESA Goes Clean Space

ESA Goes Clean Space The European Space Agency (ESA) has created an initiative entitled Clean Space. Its mission is to “reduce the environmental effect of Europe’s space activities, cutting waste and pollution on Earth and in orbit”. This will be done by using “new tools to assess environmental effects, more eco-friendly replacements for materials and … Continue reading

Fuel Economy: How Are We Doing?

Fuel Economy: How Are We Doing? More and more people are opting for electric or hybrid vehicles even if they have to pay a little more. It is a good sign that the mindset is beginning to change. Here is a short progress report on how automobiles are doing when it comes to current fuel … Continue reading

Carbon Footprint – Summer Travel

Carbon Footprint – Summer Travel For the remainder of the summer why not re-adjust your carbon footprint summer travel plans. By incorporating some simple steps you just may be able to do your share with minimal inconvenience while possibly saving a few bucks at the same time. Summer travel can be fun, educational and green … Continue reading

How To Choose An Eco-Friendly Hotel

How To Choose An Eco-Friendly Hotel Traveling doesn’t have to mean saying good-bye to your eco-friendly ways. In fact, a lot of what we do every day can continue on vacation: it’s easy to shut off taps, turn off the lights, and set your thermostat low no matter where you are. But while we can all … Continue reading

Take Only Pictures, Leave Only Footprints

Take Only Pictures, Leave Only Footprints Whether you’re camping in the woods, swimming in the ocean, or just hanging out at your local park, appreciating the great outdoors is one of the best parts of living green. Unfortunately, though, even when we have the best of intentions, all those visitors can leave Mother Nature a little worse … Continue reading

10 Ways to Green Your Summer Vacation

10 Ways to Green Your Summer Vacation With warm weather right around the corner, we all like to start thinking about our summer vacations. Maybe you want to take the kids to the beach or finally visit a friend you never get to see. Whatever your plans are, Greenhome wants to make it easy for … Continue reading