06 Jul '11, 6pm

Save Energy and Stay Cool with Fans: Fans are much cheaper, easier to install and use 90% less energy than centr...

Save Energy and Stay Cool with Fans: Fans are much cheaper, easier to install and use 90% less energy than centr...

Photo: Ross Everhard / istock related articles By Brian Clark Howard For a less environmentally destructive way than air-conditioning to stay comfortable in the heat, choose a portable or ceiling fan. Fans use 90% less energy than central air, and make rooms feel seven to ten degrees cooler because of the process of evaporation. Sure, central air feels great, and, yes, it can help save the lives of the elderly or frail, who are sensitive to high heat. But it is also extremely energy intensive, and still typically relies on ozone-damaging fluorocarbons. Central air-conditioning is also prohibitively expensive for many who live in old structures or who are on tight budgets. The best choice is an Energy Star -rated fan. Those ceiling fan/light combination units that receive the federal designation are about 50 percent more efficient than conventional models and will save you ...

Full article: http://www.thedailygreen.com/going-green/tips/ceiling-fan...

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Guess who are #bubbletea fans too? #GohChokTong and #TinPeiLing join queue

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Attention Spider Man Fans: Buy Signed Comic for Cancer Charity

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ecorazzi.com 06 Jul '11, 3pm

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todayonline.com 05 Jul '11, 5am

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e360.yale.edu 06 Jul '11, 4pm

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84% of US homes use their air conditioner ... but we can all save money AND energy by using it less. Here's how:

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thedailygreen.com 18 Jul '11, 2pm

Summer is here, and that means heat! While 84% of U.S. homes use air conditioners, we can all save money by using them les...

Buy an Energy Star Air Conditioner: Save money and energy while keeping cool and comfortable.

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thedailygreen.com 13 Jul '11, 6pm

Buying Energy Star air conditioners ensures you'll save on ongoing costs once you install your unit. Room air conditioners...

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golf.com 01 Jul '11, 7pm

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — American golfer Bubba Watson missed the cut Friday at the French Open, suggesting...

Bubba Watson misses cut, complains about fans a...

golf.com 01 Jul '11, 3pm

SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — American golfer Bubba Watson missed the cut Friday at the French Open, suggesting...