Energy efficiency: Who gets it? Anybody?

By Elisa Wood January 30, 2013 It’s easy for those of us who ‘talk’ energy every day to forget that we operate in a bubble. Outside the bubble the average household is at best vaguely aware of the enormous technology revolution about to change the way each of us uses electricity. Two recent studies provide some insight into how little of our … [Read more...]

Is there romance in energy efficiency?

By Elisa Wood January 29, 2009 My mother told me many good reasons why I should get married. She appears to have forgotten one. It’s energy efficient. Single people – at least those without roommates – appear to be gobbling up a lot of our energy supply. In fact, one person households are a main cause of consumer energy waste, according to a … [Read more...]