Archive for 2011

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Total Cost of Ownership: The Value of Energy Saving LED Bulbs

Evan Matzen, Manager, Sustainability Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), also known as “Ownership Cost,” is a metric I like to use when I explain the value of using energy- and water-efficient products. TCO includes the up-front cost of the product […]

Efficient Products for less than $10 Each

Evan Matzen, Manager, Sustainability My last post went over how much efficient products can save you.  But what I didn’t talk about is where you can get the biggest bang for your buck. Fortunately, being more sustainable isn’t that hard, […]

Energy Conservation Tips

Evan Matzen, Manager, Sustainability We all know the basics of energy efficiency, and that using curlicue fluorescent lights is more efficient than incandescent, and turning your A/C off when you aren’t home will save you money, but do you know […]

10 Efficient Products Under $10 Each

Evan Matzen, Manager, Sustainability My last post went over how much efficient products can save you.  But what I didn’t talk about is where you can get the biggest bang for your buck. Fortunately, being more sustainable isn’t that hard, […]

How I Celebrated Mother Earth

Evan Matzen, Manager, Sustainability Last month the world celebrated the 42nd anniversary of Earth Day. Created by former Senator Gaylord Nelson to teach people about the importance of conservation, the first Earth Day was held on April 22nd, 1970, and has […]

Get Paid to Save with Water and Energy Rebates

Evan Matzen, Manager, Sustainability I have found that many people are interested in helping to save our environment, but it seems that EVERYBODY is interested in saving money—and there’s a lot of “free money” out there that nowhere near enough […]

Where Economic and Environmental Sense Converge

Evan Matzen, Manager, Sustainability   There are plenty of great websites out there that discuss sustainability, new green technologies, and cool ways to lead a greener life, but we’re taking a different approach. At Green Blogic, I will focus on […]