Zephyr’s new range hoods are quieter, more powerful and more energy-efficient with DC Energy Technology, HD LED Bulbs and an Integrated PC Board.
Cree's new dimmable LED bulb emits a warm, incandescent-like color.
A new study warns that energy-efficient LED light bulbs contain potentially hazardous metals. Some lights had eight times the amount of lead allowed by California law.
GE Lighting’s full line of light-emitting diode (LED) GE Energy Smart incandescent replacement bulbs are anticipated to be on store shelves within the next 16 months.
The recipe for a well-lit room involves combining energy-efficient bulbs with stylish, sustainable light fixtures.
An unpublished British study says that plastic bags are a greener option than paper or cloth--but only if you don't make the most of your reusable bags.
This morning in my inbox: Orlando Bloom announced at Wednesday night’s Global Green pre-Oscars party that he’s building a green, solar-powered home in London. And an RISMedia report stating that despite the downturn in the general housing market, demand for green homes continues to be a hot trend.
Silicon-based LEDs, expected to hit the market in two or three years, could lower prices by as much as 75 percent.
Most Americans have tried low-energy light bulbs and like them.
A GE Lighting survey finds that 82 percent of Americans use compact fluorescent light bulbs—and 75 percent have no idea that the government plans to phase out incandescent light bulbs starting in 2012.
The best defense against potential hazards in products you like? Be responsible.
Jessica discusses her experience as a judge at the Lighting for Tomorrow energy-efficient lighting design competition.
LittleFootprint Lighting has announced the availability of its high quality, high performance HeronLED Personal Task Light for corporate and home office environments.
Some consumers are wary of the impending federal phaseout of incandescent light bulbs. Are you?
A new government-sponsored program calls for India to replace 400 million incandescent bulbs with CFLs by 2012.
Fracking, buying American, GMOs and unplugging topped the green news this week.
Improvements in incandescent light bulb technology give compact fluorescent bulbs a revamped competitor.
In GE's new bulb, a halogen capsule—which turns on instantly—is nestled inside a compact fluorescent swirl. The halogen bulb turns off when the CFL warms up, maintaining the light's energy efficiency.
President Obama and the Department of Energy are creating new standards for energy-efficiency in lighting.
Panasonic Everleds offer new energy-efficient lighting that lasts almost two decades with regular use.
Don’t toss out those old incandescent bulbs! Squeeze a little more life out of an old light bulb by turning it into a mini terrarium or tiny vase.
Plant a patio garden, get a more efficient TV and change your light bulbs, suggests eco-designer Sabrina Soto.
Herbs can be used to add flavor to a child's food from a very early age, and can often assist with health worries.
Designed to be a comfortable, modern home with a minimum impact on the environment, the Cube generates its own energy and proves that you don't have to sacrifice creature comforts to live in a small space.
Take advantage of bargain prices to add these heirloom herbs to your garden!
Air conditioning accounts for as much as 20 percent of the average homeowner's utility bill. These simple tips can help you reduce your mechanical cooling needs, meaning more money for you and better-quality air for the world.
Reuse burnt-out lightbulbs to make this adorable, unique DIY holiday wreath.
Recycling rewards program RecycleBank compiled this list of five household items that contain toxic materials or won’t biodegrade.
Christmas may have passed, but the remnants of the holiday festivities remain—piles of wrapping paper, boxes, and ribbons tangled strands of lights trees losing needles all over the living room floor. Fortunately, cleaning up after another holiday season is easier—and more
I've had little opportunity to actually test live plants in my tenure with The Herb Companion. So, when DutchGardens.com sent me some of their beautiful tulip and hyacinth varieties, I was excited and impressed! See some results in this photo-blog!