02 Aug '11, 12pm

How to Air Seal Recessed Can Lights: A smart homeowner can save up to 20% on heating and cooling costs with pro...

A smart homeowner can save up to 20% on heating and cooling costs with proper sealing and insulating, according to EnergyStar.gov . Assuming the air-sealed home has sufficient and adequate ventilation, air sealing is supposed to reduce energy costs and improve indoor comfort. One area that typically needs attention is recessed lighting. In the video above, Yves Vetter of Vesta Home Performance , explains how to seal a can light from below.

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2011/08/how-to-air-seal-recess...

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Use Windows for Cross Ventilation: Keep cool and comfortable with less air conditioning.

Use Windows for Cross Ventilation: Keep cool an...

thedailygreen.com 02 Aug '11, 2pm

Cross ventilation works by taking advantage of high and low pressure zones created by wind to draw fresh air through a bui...

LEDs can double as data transmitters, save even...

grist.org 02 Aug '11, 4pm

The lightbulb is flickering on and off too fast for the human eye to detect. So while we see just … light, a sensor sees a...

Air India looking to raise US$830m to purchase Boeing 787 - Channel NewsAsia

Air India looking to raise US$830m to purchase ...

channelnewsasia.com 02 Aug '11, 2pm

NEW DELHI: Air India is looking to raise some $830 million to purchase Boeing's Dreamliner 787. The beleaguered carrier is...

Better than air conditioning: Tips for biking through the heat wave

Better than air conditioning: Tips for biking t...

grist.org 01 Aug '11, 2pm

There are lots of ways to stay cool on your bike. Photo: bitchcakesny The heat wave is gearing up for another blast, throw...

8 Modern LED Desks Lights for the Home

8 Modern LED Desks Lights for the Home

jetsongreen.com 01 Aug '11, 5am

LED lighting is better every day and the best designers in the world have come up with some beautiful and stylish lamps fo...

How Automakers Can Meet the New 54.5 MPG Standards

How Automakers Can Meet the New 54.5 MPG Standards

greenbiz.com 01 Aug '11, 12pm

President Barack Obama on Friday announced a deal struck with 13 automakers that will double the fuel efficiency of today'...

HAN Technology Teaches Americans to Turn Lights Off At Night: The good news in the results of a smart meter/ho...

HAN Technology Teaches Americans to Turn Lights...

greentechmedia.com 26 Jul '11, 10pm

The good news in the results of a smart meter/home automation trial conducted by CenterPoint Energy is that in-home displa...

‘Seal Wars’: Is Animal Planet Prepping Another Sea Shepherd Series?

‘Seal Wars’: Is Animal Planet Prepping Another ...

ecorazzi.com 01 Aug '11, 1pm

The relationship between Sea Shepherd and Animal Planet appears to be getting tighter. With whaling in the Southern Ocean ...

How Wind & Solar Can Help Solve the Global Wate...

treehugger.com 01 Aug '11, 8pm

There are a number of pressing considerations we must be making as we move to adapt the global energy mix to a world faced...

Can photo-tagging violate privacy?

asiaone.com 03 Aug '11, 3am

The Brunei Times Wednesday, Aug 03, 2011 What's in a face? A name, to a friend you haven't seen in a long time; or a credi...