With the advent of energy-efficient appliances
, energy consumption in some parts of the world has already been reduced at the very least.
UK households are slowly going green and are now spending more than Au250 a year on environmentally friendly products such as low-energy lightbulbs and energy-efficient appliances
, new figures have suggested.
ATLANTA -- Georgians this week will be encouraged to purchase energy-efficient appliances
due to an Energy Star tax holiday created by the state legislature.
The Energy Policy Act of 2005 provided federal tax credits of up to $500 to consumers who purchased certain energy-efficient appliances
and building products between Jan.
French president Nicolas Sarkozy and UK prime minister Gordon Brown announced in Paris they would jointly push for low 5% VAT for cars with reduced CO2 emissions, insulation materials, efficient light bulbs and energy-efficient appliances
government's program for distinguishing energy-efficient appliances
These credits are available for the purchase and installation of energy-efficient appliances
and products, as well as the purchase of fuel-efficient vehicles.
In 1992 the Environmental Protection Agency introduced its Energy Star labeling system so consumers could more easily identify and purchase energy-efficient appliances
From energy-efficient design choices and building with the earth to passive solar heating and energy-efficient appliances
, The New Ecological Home incorporates all of the latest 'green building' options on the market.
Individual units include balconies and a wide range of amenities, such as wall-to-wall carpeting, free, high-speed Internet access, free 100channel DIRECTV, garbage disposal, frost-free refrigerator, central air conditioning, energy-efficient appliances
and a full-size washer/dryer.
Wind- and solar-powered generators supply electricity for the lights, a water pump and the latest in energy-efficient appliances