Technology has offered mankind several benefits. The ability to use energy efficiently and stick with green and clean energy is one of the biggest advantages. With global warming becoming a major issue, going green in every possible way can reduce the strain on natural resources. It can also simplify and make most of the daily tasks self-reliant and simple.
- Finding energy efficient appliances for the home
There are different ways in which the energy ratings of an appliance can be indicated. Look for an appliance that consumes as little energy as possible. It would reduce your energy bills as well.
- Digital version
Going paperless for accepting invoices and bills can be a simple way to contribute to the planet and prevent the cutting down of trees for paper. Digital versions of the files could also be carried anywhere and everywhere and shared with ease.
- Solar panel
Solar panels have now gotten smaller and more efficient. You could easily install some on your roof or in the backyard. This can be seen as a power backup option and if you have a huge space available then you could altogether power the whole house with solar energy.
- Reduce the commute
For meetings and even for work if possible, connect virtually through video conferencing. For those who do not have the remote support option, using the public modes of transport can be a greener approach. Tech has now given super-fast trains to reduce the commute time.
- Smart e-waste management
Most of the big brands now offer the option to send back old phones and computers which are often the biggest contributors to landfills. E-waste is the toughest to handle and this is made simpler with the use of tech to refurbish and reuse old gadgets and appliances.
There are many more ways to go green in your homes and in your offices as well. Read more at ClimateCounts.org…