16 Jul '11, 9pm

Group Solar Discounts | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Group Solar Discounts | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

A company called One Block Off the Grid arranges for homeowners in groups to make purchases of solar energy systems at a discount of about fifteen percent, depending on the number in the group. The idea is similar to Groupon’s bulk pricing. They have arranged group solar purchases throughout the United States, resulting in the installation of 1,400 photovoltaic systems. They also offer leasing options. Solar Mosaic is about community solar projects. You purchase solar technology for a building or structure in your community, and then can receive their money back when the system generates power and earns money, or donate the money you gave entirely for the solar project. The city of San Francisco has begun a program for group discounts on solar panels . It was created by the Department of Environment and U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar America Cities program for business ...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/group-solar-discounts.html

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Inside the Exotic Pet Trade | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Inside the Exotic Pet Trade | Care2 Healthy & G...

care2.com 16 Jul '11, 4pm

The practice of importing and exporting wild animals as pets has been happening for decades, and often, entertainment fads...

Couple Runs Electric Car on Solar Power:

Couple Runs Electric Car on Solar Power:

care2.com 16 Jul '11, 2pm

A couple living north of Seattle in a very small town called Carlsborg recently purchased a Nissan Leaf–since they already...

6 Easy Green Habits:

6 Easy Green Habits:

care2.com 16 Jul '11, 10pm

Really cute reusable shopping bags by JP Monkey. Photo: Neeta Lind/Flickr. By Philip Schmidt, Networx So you’d like to liv...

The Healing Benefits of Hugging a Tree:

The Healing Benefits of Hugging a Tree:

care2.com 14 Jul '11, 5pm

I am remembering my experience of childhood, climbing my favorite tree in our front yard. It was a huge pine tree and had ...

How to Make Exercise Easier:

How to Make Exercise Easier:

care2.com 17 Jul '11, 12am

Lynn Hughes and her closest friends shared a problem. They all wanted to lose weight and stick to an exercise program, but...

Just launched 2,081 new group deals on solar in...

1bog.org 18 Jul '11, 1pm

"Not only is the 1BOG model a brilliant one... everything I needed to know was clearly explained" — Susan, San Francisco "...

Green Summer Activites | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Green Summer Activites | Care2 Healthy & Green ...

care2.com 12 Jul '11, 3pm

I’ve been busy with several different projects this summer and feel like I haven’t gotten out and about much, but my frien...

Would You Like a Shorter Workweek? | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

Would You Like a Shorter Workweek? | Care2 Heal...

care2.com 12 Jul '11, 2am

A shorter work-week spreading work hours between more people has *always* been the traditional demand of the grassroots' l...

5 Solutions for Living without Closets:

5 Solutions for Living without Closets:

care2.com 17 Jul '11, 2pm

For the most part, Victoria Gazeley has everything she needs in the 650-square-foot restored homesteader’s cabin in coasta...

I Have Violence In Me: Wayne Dyer said, “When you squeeze an orange, orange juice comes out – because that’s wha...

I Have Violence In Me: Wayne Dyer said, “When y...

care2.com 16 Jul '11, 7pm

Wayne Dyer said, “When you squeeze an orange, orange juice comes out – because that’s what’s inside. When you are squeezed...

Destination: Healthy Travel | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: More than 50 million Americans planned to book a cru...

Destination: Healthy Travel | Care2 Healthy & G...

care2.com 11 Jul '11, 1am

Whenever you’re in a small, crowded place, you’re at increased risk of contracting germs, says Mark Gendreau, MD, an air-t...

How To Be Alone | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

How To Be Alone | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 11pm

I’m about to get real folks. Really real. I like to be alone. I’m not simply saying, “I like my alone time.” Nothing puny ...

What? #homeopathy ridiculous and silly? nawwww. #ten23 #webegyoutakeusseriously

What? #homeopathy ridiculous and silly? nawwww....

care2.com 19 Jul '11, 5pm

When we think of Leo, we quite naturally think of ancient Egypt and its famous Lion, the Sphinx of Giza, which faces East....

Tips for Camping in National Parks | Care2 Healthy & Green Living: What you need to know when you're planning a

Tips for Camping in National Parks | Care2 Heal...

care2.com 10 Jul '11, 11pm

The U.S. National Park System is second to none and heading outdoors is the best way to learn for yourself and teach your ...

10 Summer Hazards to Avoid | Care2 Healthy & Green Living

10 Summer Hazards to Avoid | Care2 Healthy & Gr...

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 12am

Who doesn’t love summer? For those three blissful months, it’s perfectly okay to wear a sexy, strappy dress during the day...