Fri, Jan 10, 2014 at 11:50 PM
Because 'the world needs beautiful energy efficient light bulbs just like it needs Tesla’s gorgeous electric cars,' the team behind the iconic Plumen 001 plans to launch a warmer, more 'mellow' sibling bulb.
Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 12:58 AM
With a gadget that is at turns super-helpful, potentially intrusive and just a bit unsettling, French firm Sen.Se gives a motherly face to the Internet of Things at this year's International CES.
Sat, Jan 11, 2014 at 1:00 AM
Home connectivity meets the slow cooker with the unveiling of Belkin's Wi-Fi-enabled Smart Crock-Pot at this year's International CES. And with that, the Internet of Things becomes a whole lot more succulent.
Wed, Jan 08, 2014 at 3:58 AM
A whopping 70 percent of household sockets in the U.S. are still harboring outdated, inefficient light bulbs. Energy Star offers insight on how to easily switch them out with energy-saving models while minding your lumens and your watts.
Wed, Jan 08, 2014 at 3:18 AM
In California, the more killowatts the merrier when it comes to a solar-equipped home's resale premium. But as a new study from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory discovers, there's also significant photovoltaic ageism at play.
Mon, Jan 06, 2014 at 1:31 PM
Always a pioneer when it comes to matters of waste disposal, the Texas capital kicks off its 30th annual Christmas tree recycling program in which discarded trees are mixed with sewer sludge to create the city's (in)famous signature compost.
Mon, Jan 06, 2014 at 9:30 AM
Faircompanies tours a "top-of-the-line" 1970s Avion trailer home inhabited by a horticulture student/recovering shopaholic who has given (most) of it all up (storage unit included) for a simpler life that's not dictated by unnecessary stuff.
Mon, Jan 06, 2014 at 5:45 PM
Something is rotting in the state of Louisiana ... and it would be the eco-friendly lumber found in 30 of the LEED-certified, storm-resistant New Orleans homes built by Brad Pitt's green rebuilding foundation.
Sun, Mar 09, 2014 at 11:54 PM
Defecating sea lions wreak economic havoc on the oceanside neighborhood of La Jolla. Will removing a fence that prevents residents from accessing the bluffs near the animals' preferred pooping ground clear the fouled air?
Fri, Jan 03, 2014 at 12:29 PM
Truckloads of organic food waste will help to boost production of methane-rich biogas at the city's largest wastewater treatment plant — biogas that will be purified and used to heat homes.