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FRIDAY, OCT. 24, 2008

Friday Quote 

Photo of Thomas Edison with electric car "I'd put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power! I hope we don't have to wait till oil and coal run out before we tackle that." - Thomas Edison We thought that...

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The man from Plains 

Daily Tip # 350 The day is February 2nd, 1977. The newly-inaugurated president appeared on television dressed in a cardigan and asked his fellow Americans to take an easy step to save energy: Turn down the thermostat and put on a sweater. He wore cardigans...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 22, 2008

Bats in the Belfry

Daily Tip #348 There are an estimated 46 million under-insulated American homes. Cold drafts are a coming and insulating your attic is probably the most effective step you can take to reduce you home energy use. Give it a shot. Research the project, learn what's...

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