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Sustainable technologies at home allow individuals to live their lives without producing unnecessary waste and pollution. They may cost a bit more up-front, but will help the Earth and save you money in the long run.

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How Mobile Energy Management Systems Work

As part of managing your energy use, it's important to know how much electricity you're actually using, and your monthly electric bill may not tell the full story.


5 Energy-hungry Appliances

 5 Energy-hungry Appliances

5 energy-hungry appliances are discussed in this article. Learn about 5 energy-hungry appliances. See more »

5 Things to Consider When Building a Solar-powered Home

 5 Things to Consider When Building a Solar-powered Home

5 things to consider when building a solar-powered home are discussed in this article. Learn about 5 things to consider when building a solar-powered home. See more »

How the Aqualim Shower Head Works

 How the Aqualim Shower Head Works

The Aqualim shower head is discussed in this section. Learn about the Aqualim shower head. See more »

How the Duke Smart Home Works

 How the Duke Smart Home Works

The Duke Smart Home is discussed in this article. Learn about the Duke Smart Home. See more »

How Soil Lamps Work

 How Soil Lamps Work

Soil lamps are discussed in this article from HowStuffWorks. Learn about soil lamps. See more »

Top 5 Energy-efficient Computers

 Top 5 Energy-efficient Computers

5 energy-efficient computers is covered in this article. Check out these 5 energy-efficient computers. See more »

How the Horizon H-racer Works

 How the Horizon H-racer Works

The Horizon H-racer is discussed in this article. Learn about the Horizon H-racer. See more »

How Kill A Watt Works

 How Kill A Watt Works

Kill A Watt is a new type of energy monitor. Learn about Kill A Watt. See more »

How Fastronauts Will Work

 How Fastronauts Will Work

Fastronauts are powered by the energy of children. Learn about Fastronauts in this article. See more »

How Gravity-powered Floor Lamps Will Work

 How Gravity-powered Floor Lamps Will Work

Gravity-powered floor lamps use simple yet amazing technology. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about gravity-powered floor lamps. See more »