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What Are Renewable Energy Certificates?

The global power sector is undergoing a major transformation with renewable sources of energy such as wind and solar ramping up across the world at record pace. Supporting the generation of renewable energy is one of the easiest things you can do to reduce your carbon footprint. Before energy deregulation, [...]

2018-12-06T08:20:56+00:00December 12th, 2018|

5 Easiest Sustainable New Year’s Resolutions

At Kiwi Energy, we seek to inspire our customers to live more healthfully, naturally, and sustainably. With the new year right around the corner, many of us are thinking about our New Year’s resolutions and we wanted to encourage you to consider making one that will benefit the environment. Below [...]

2018-12-05T07:40:12+00:00December 5th, 2018|

Great Charitable Activity Ideas For The Winter

Volunteering is not only a great way to give back to your local community, it’s also a good way to contribute to a cause that you’re passionate about. Although volunteering is something that you can do and should do year-round, there are many different organizations, causes, and individuals that need [...]

2018-11-28T07:57:40+00:00November 28th, 2018|

The Different Types Of Wind Energy

Because wind is caused by the uneven heating of the atmosphere by the sun, the irregularities of the earth’s surface, and the rotation of the earth, it is technically a form of solar energy. Wind energy is created using wind turbines that capture the kinetic energy of the earth’s natural [...]

2018-11-27T11:04:16+00:00November 21st, 2018|

Green Thanksgiving Tips

Thanksgiving is a special time of the year because it reminds us to be thankful! Thankful for our family, friends, food, and overall good fortune. Something that we should all be grateful for, however, that often tends to be overlooked throughout the holidays is our planet. With all the family [...]

2018-11-19T10:18:12+00:00November 14th, 2018|

Must Have Energy Saving Products

We talk a lot about saving energy, and for good reason: It’s beneficial for the planet and it can help you save money on utility bills. Each of us can make a great impact on protecting our environment with just a few simple decisions, specifically when it comes to our [...]

2018-11-27T11:14:20+00:00November 7th, 2018|

Prepare Your Home for Fall & Winter

With summer’s fading memories, now is the time to prepare your home for the cooler temperatures and unpredictable weather that fall and winter bring. You may be thinking “but it’s only the beginning of October,” but October actually happens to be Energy Action Month. According to the US Department of [...]

2018-10-06T15:48:38+00:00October 3rd, 2018|

4 Delicious Fall Crockpot Recipes

Being more energy-efficient at home can be as easy as swapping out the appliance you’re cooking with. Slow cookers, for example, can be an energy-efficient option – they use just a little more energy than a traditional light bulb, according to The Centre for Sustainable Energy (www.cse.org.uk), whereas the estimated [...]

2018-11-27T11:04:16+00:00September 26th, 2018|

NYC Century Bike Tour: A Transportation Alternatives Event

For the past four consecutive years, including this year, Kiwi Energy has been proud to sponsor Transportation Alternatives’ NYC Century Bike Tour. As the nation’s only all-urban 100-mile ride, the NYC Century Bike Tour is known for being one of the most unique bike rides held in the United States. [...]

2018-10-03T12:14:35+00:00September 19th, 2018|

Tips for a Successful Yard Sale

Yard sales and garage sales are a classic American tradition and for good reason! Whether you’re moving, or simply trying to de-clutter and simplify your home – hosting a garage or yard sale is a fun and eco-friendly way to get rid of your unwanted belongings. Garage/yard sales perfectly embody [...]

2018-11-27T11:39:20+00:00September 12th, 2018|