Top Ways You Can Help Reduce Air Pollution

Air gives us energy and life. On average, we breathe about 14,000 liters of air every day. Thus, good-quality air is critical to our physical and mental health. Though we can’t solve air pollution all at once, we can alter the choices that we make each day to build towards [...]

2020-01-27T16:23:46-05:00February 12th, 2020|

Know Your Solar Panels: 3 Types of Solar Panels

In order to achieve a better tomorrow, we all need to start making sustainable choices today. One consideration is a conversion to solar power, but this decision can be mind-boggling. “What types of solar panels will be best for me? Should I use monocrystalline solar panels or polycrystalline panels? Will [...]

2020-01-21T17:09:15-05:00February 5th, 2020|

Eco-Friendly Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

The origin of Valentine’s Day is murky, and even the identity of St. Valentine is unclear, but one thing that is certain is that Valentine’s Day has become a spectacle of consumerism and a burden on the natural resources of our planet. Celebrate a green Valentine’s Day and share your [...]

2020-01-07T16:48:33-05:00January 29th, 2020|

Home Design Ideas for a Sustainable Tomorrow

The movement to curb climate change and use better environmental practices has been in existence for decades; perhaps we are just seeing younger leaders now, which could be the successful turning point the world has needed. There are many steps we can take to protect our precious resources and keep [...]

2020-01-31T14:32:32-05:00January 22nd, 2020|

Pros and Cons of Hydroelectric Energy

We drink it, swim in it, and need it to sustain life, but did you know that water accounts for 16.6% of the world’s total electricity production? There are thousands upon thousands of dams in the world, but only a few of them produce hydroelectric energy to power our homes [...]

2020-01-07T16:31:16-05:00January 15th, 2020|

Pros and Cons of Solar Energy to Consider Before Installation

For decades, solar energy has been at the forefront of the discussion when it comes to renewable and clean energy. Americans across the nation have been incorporating more and more solar energy into their lives due to increasingly competitive market prices, as well as solar grants. However, there are still [...]

2020-01-07T16:15:33-05:00January 8th, 2020|

Tidal Power Explained

Renewable energy is a booming topic today. Not only does it help cut costs on electricity and gas, but it also allows us to diversify our energy supplies instead of relying on imported fuels. Thus, finding energy from natural resources is more prevalent and necessary than ever. Though tidal power, [...]

2019-12-16T17:56:55-05:00December 25th, 2019|

Energy Conservation Methods: Save Money, Save Energy, Save the World

Energy conservation is about much more than just saving our non-renewable resources. Sure, energy conservation methods can help save money and increase your property values, but more importantly, they are about protecting the environment. The time to start is now, so Kiwi Energy would like to take this opportunity to [...]

2019-12-10T17:21:59-05:00December 18th, 2019|

Wind Energy Pros and Cons

Using wind energy is more affordable and widespread than in the past. Wind turbines generate electricity using offshore wind turbines on oceans and lakes, making it easier to access. At Kiwi Energy, we match your electricity with Renewable Energy Certificates — meaning you can support wind energy production, even if [...]

2019-12-10T16:45:10-05:00December 11th, 2019|

No Waste Wrapping Paper

One of the many joys of Christmas and birthdays is the beautifully-wrapped gifts, adorned with curly ribbons, over-sized bows, and elaborate wrapping paper. But wait: Would you have ever thought that this delightful packaging may actually be hurting the environment? According to a study conducted by Earth911, an estimated 2.3 [...]

2019-12-04T00:24:24-05:00December 4th, 2019|