The recently passed Act allocates funding for: *Electrification upgrades *Home energy retrofits *Heat pump installations *Newly constructed, efficient homes *Commercial space retrofits
Find out what credits you qualify for using the ira-calculator link below.
A 100% biobased, 3D-printed prototype home is being touted as a possible solution to unsustainably high home prices. Source Record
Made of organic materials such as muscle tissue, fur, scales, tentacles, and even fangs, the living but (hopefully) non-sentient structures would be energy-efficient, feeding off of the waste of its inhabitants. Read More
Eco-Products has announced a new line of compostable straws made from polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA), a plant-based plastic derived from canola oil . Shop Sustainable Plastics
Find your home's Risk Factors past events, current risks, and future projections based on peer-reviewed research from the world’s leading flood, fire, and climate modelers.
A quick and easy way to #HelpTheBees during warm weather - make a bee bowl! These are great because bees need to drink, but they can drown in deep or fast-flowing water sources.
Find or buy a shallow container – a terracotta saucer from the garden centre works well – and fill it with small pebbles or marbles. Then fill with water, making sure that plenty of pebbles stand out of the water, to give the bees something to land on. You'll need to top up every day with fresh water.
Instead of forcing decisions on yourself, build HABITS....
☑ You’ll swap plastic bags with eco-friendly bags? Yes
☑ You’ll carry a reusable bottle everywhere? Yes
☑ Shop Local? Yes ☑ Take public transport on every third outing? Yes
☑ Educate yourself about better alternatives? Yes
source: Tamma Carel, Imvelo Ltd