What happens to thrift-store donations? A behind-the-scenes look
You’ve finally done it. You’ve gone through your house and purged the belongings you no longer need: baby clothes the kids have long outgrown, the “I love Cancun” T-shirt that’s
How to Write a Career Change Resume
Creating a career change resume is tough. How do you show that you can do the job when your career's been on a different path?
6 Reasons to Take a Temporary Position
These days finding a full-time position isn’t easy, but never fear, temporary positions are here! Check out these 6 reasons to take a temp position.
Direct Hire for Job Seekers
1st Staffing Group discusses the need-to-know points regarding direct hire employment.
Work Advice: No, temp agencies do not exist to find you a job
Learning permanent lessons from a stint at temping.
Top 5 Shameful Office Sins to Stay Clear of
There's always one person in the office who never offers to make the teas or coffees, yet are the first to put their order in. Or that person who is always
U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)
Energy Information Administration - EIA - Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government
National Telecommunications and Information Administration
April 13, 2015 by Sandeep Taxali Over the past five years through our national broadband grant program, NTIA has seen first-hand the economic and societal impact that broadband has on communities across the country. At the Broadband Communities conference in Austin, Texas this week, NTIA's BroadbandUSA team will share our plans to leverage that expertise by providing communities with technical assistance and field-tested ideas. I will…
28 Science-Backed Ways to Boost Energy Right Now
Struggling to stay awake? We found 28 legit tips to up energy levels—no unpronounceable chemicals required.
Energy Explained, Your Guide To Understanding Energy
Gasoline is sold based on octane levels in three primary grades of gasoline Regular Premium The octane level of gasoline refers to its resistance to combustion. Gasoline with a higher octane level is less prone to pre-ignition and detonation, also known as engine knocking. Refiners charge more for higher octane fuel, and premium-grade gasoline is the most expensive. From 1995 through 2006, the price difference between…
Energy Efficiency Day: 5 Tips for Businesses to Save Energy
CONTENT: Blog Today is Energy Efficiency Day. Companies across the nation are looking for ways to become more energy efficient, and small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are no exception. According to the 2015 Cox Conserves Sustainability Survey , reducing energy consumption is one of the top areas where SMB leaders need more guidance – up 14 percent from the previous year Energy costs are among the…
How is Solar Energy Stored in 2019?
Learn how solar batteries store energy for later use. Get the breakdown on solar plus storage.
Solar Energy: How It Works
Solar power is a hot topic (literally!) that you should know about. Join Ron DeLuis on June 18 at 6:00 PM and learn abut the advantages of solar energy and the programs available for helping people…
Energy loss in the home? Here's what could be going on
Energy consumption for home air conditioning accounts for more than 8 percent of all the electricity produced in the U.S. Here are some of the causes for energy loss in the home and some solutions for energy savings.
How To Save Energy and Money
With the rising cost of energy, we are always looking for way to save both energy and money. When purchasing our appliances, central units and water heaters we look at the energy labels, we add more insulation to our homes during remodels or a new build because every little bit counts. But did you know …
What are the Biggest Energy Eating Culprits?
Although many dread the arrival of their electricity bill, there are some simple ways to see a decrease in your monthly bill.
What Is Kundalini Energy & How Can You Awaken It?
As we come into Spring, a time that represents rebirth and growth after a period of darkness, this is the perfect time to talk about Kundalini energy! Spring relates to transformation and rebirth in nature, so what better time to focus on your personal energy and overall wellness? As you let go of anything that […]
Tips for Saving Energy When the Temperature Fluctuates
To ensure your HVAC system isn't blowing hot and cold, on and off all the time, as the temperature fluctuates, consider these energy-saving tips.
Darwin’s advice to the energy sector: get agile!
What does Charles Darwin have to do with digital transformation in the energy sector? More than you might think. Darwin’s theory—that it isn’t the strongest of the species that survives, but the ones most responsive to change—can point the way for utilities to move faster toward a sustainable energy system.