20 Apr '11, 2pm

Shopping for an AC? Be efficient and choose one properly sized for your room. Learn more:

Many people buy an air conditioner that is too large, thinking it will provide better cooling. However, an oversized air conditioner is actually less effective — and wastes energy at the same time. Air conditioners remove both heat and humidity from the air. If the unit is too large, it will cool the room quickly, but only remove some of the humidity. This leaves the room with a damp, clammy feeling. A properly sized unit will remove humidity effectively as it cools.

Full article: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=roomac.pr_properly_...


25 Easy Daily Greening Decisions- Room by Room

25 Easy Daily Greening Decisions- Room by Room

planetgreen.discovery.com 27 Apr '11, 2pm

2. What? TURN OFF THE LIGHTS AND SWAP YOUR BULBS OUT Why? Making electricity is responsible the most amount of industrial ...