Ask Pablo: Turn Down The Heat!

January 25, 2010 by  
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Image Source: cthoyes Dear Pablo: I have heard that using a programmable thermostat to lower the temperature while you are out saves energy but isn’t the same amount of energy used to bring the temperature back up when you come home? The short answer is no.

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Bread & Butter Berlin: What Color Nail Polish do Europeans Wear?

January 25, 2010 by  
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Photo via Bread & Butter While I did not notice a tremendous focus by the organizers of Bread & Butter (Winter collection 2010) on the environment, they did have a big marketing campaign for B&B for Charity , which “aims to raise and support social awareness,” according to press material, and benefits Die Arche , a charity supporting children and young people in need. Translation: You could pick up limited addition shirts and sweatshirts … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Ask Pablo: Real or Fake Christmas Tree?

December 7, 2009 by  
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Image Source: krisdecurtis Dear Pablo: Which is greener a fake Christmas tree or a farm raised tree? Yes, they seem tacky and don’t make your house smell like a coniferous forest but they also won’t dry up and shed their needles all over the place before spontaneously combusting

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Massive Underground Coal Fire Started in 1962 Still Burns Today

December 5, 2009 by  
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Photo via Environmental Graffiti You may have already heard the story of Centralia, PA, a coal mining town that had some 1,000 inhabitants at its peak.

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