28 Jul '17, 3pm

See the benefits you can get from going #green within your community: | via @greenhomeguide

Communities that implement environmentally friendly practices to meet the needs of their residents are commonly known as green communities . These communities work to protect future generations from land, air and water pollution while reducing their carbon footprint. Major components include creating livable and walkable neighborhoods with multiple transit options, green spaces and sustainable infrastructure elements. Enacting sustainability practices into your community is easier than you may think, and the benefits for both this generation and the next make the endeavor worthwhile. What a green community can do for your family Why should you be the voice for a green community? Residents can benefit from the energy-efficient methods to save money on their utility bills, specifically electric and gas. This can include using solar panels to power homes to avoid burning foss...

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