Category «Greenhouse Gases»

Renewable Energy Applications for Your Home

Renewable energy is a wonderful asset in today’s society, who can unfortunately be guilty of over-consumption and wastefulness. It is an innovative method of producing energy without burning fossil fuels whose emissions pollute the environment. It is energy provided by a resource that replenishes itself naturally within a human time-scale. There are several types of …

Green Homes and Sustainable Energy

If you are living in an old house, chances are you have several issues on energy saving and efficiency. But don’t let these issues forever burden you, because there are still ways in which sustainable energy can be implemented in an old house and make the house greener. Here are some tips. Installation of roof-top …

Greenhouse Gases and Their Effects on Climate Change

Greenhouse gases are gases that produce the “greenhouse” effect in the Earth’s atmosphere and therefore trap heat that would otherwise be released to outer space. Some of the most prevalent greenhouse gases are chlorofluorocarbons, water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide. The three main types of man-made greenhouse gases are carbon dioxide, methane and …