$1 A Day to Help Those Who Help Others

You’re probably familiar with deal sites that send you a discounted product or service daily but www.Philanthroper.com turns this concept around to help non-profits raise funds for their cause. Sign up for their email and you’ll be sent information each day on a different 501(c)3 nonprofit to which you can choose to donate $1. You…

Tips for Lowering Energy Usage During the Hot Texas Summer

Ever wonder why your electricity bill increases in the summer months, even though you haven’t changed anything in your home?  The answer may lie in the question—when the temperature outside is hitting the century mark as it has been here in Texas, your home appliances have to work extra hard to keep your home cool.

Green Mountain Energy Gets Plugged In to Our Community

One of our most abundant sources of renewable energy is the people who work at Green Mountain Energy Company.  Our full-time and part-time folks are passionate about promoting sustainability in everything they do.

Volunteer Opportunities in NYC

Help make an even greater difference for your community by volunteering for these local environmentally and socially focused organizations!

8 Tips for Apartment Efficiency

Apartment dwellers looking to reduce their energy use may sometimes feel the biggest impact can only be achieved through upgrades which are out of their control. Here are 8 tips to help anyone save energy and increase the efficiency of their apartment (or house!):

Conduct Your Own Home Energy Audit

The higher temperatures of summer months usually mean higher electricity usage, too. A home energy audit can assess how much energy your household consumes, helping you evaluate the best actions to take for a more energy-efficient home.