Ask Eco Ed: How can we adopt sustainable practices to kick off the school year?

Eco Ed responds to a mother’s question on how to become more sustainable to kick-off the school year. Learn how to keep your young students healthy, travel efficiently, what products to buy, and other back-to-school tips.

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Top 10 Home Energy Saving Tips

Want to improve your home’s energy efficiency but you are unsure where to begin? A professional energy audit may be the first step for your home. Also, learn small projects you can do by yourself.
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Live Green by adopting these 12 simple tips.

Eco-Ed gave NorthJersey.com some advice on how to live a green lifestyle. These simple steps will help save you money, reduce waste, and help minimize your carbon footprint. Read the quick and easy tips.

Quick Tip: Businesses use Videoconferencing to Reduce Travel Expenses

Videoconferencing. Both Google and Microsoft love it. SAP, in the retrofit of its Palo Alto offices, says adding videoconferencing equipment has had a quicker payoff than any other green technology. Microsoft has reduced travel costs by 30 percent per capita with videoconferencing.

Microsoft using the xbox Kinect to create a virtual video conference. One of many new innovative ideas.

Benefits
Reduce travel costs $$$
Reduce carbon foot print  <3 world
Keeping the team together- it is easier for a team of people to make a video conference then to all be flown to a certain destination.


Eco Ed is featured on CNBC. [Does investing in Home Energy Efficiency make good financial sense?]

CNBC: Eco-Friendly Home Savings

Click Image to watch CNBC interview Eco Ed on how he invested $100,000 into his home with a five-year return. He now lives in a gorgeous, historic home that has an energy bill that earns him money. Learn how you could do the same.

CNBC uses Eco Ed’s home to explain the financial benefits of investing in a “green” home.  After installing solar panels, insulation, and other energy efficient technology, his house was 80-90% more efficient and put cash in his pocket!

What is an Energy Audit?

Learn how an energy audit can help save you money, improve comfort in your home, make sure your family is safe, and more. Eco Ed’s energy bills actually generate cash. The first step is getting an energy audit if you would like the same for your home or building.
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