Tagged: energy

Editor's Letter: Introducing Arkansas Green Guide 2013

by Lindsay Irvin 3/19/2013 8:00 am

The 2013 issue of the Arkansas Green Guide is out and it's all about energy. The go-to green resource highlights the state's progress in various areas, as well as tips for conserving energy, profiles of big-time eco-heroes, a look at one of the greenest apartment complexes in the state, special green cars, plus much more.

Video: At Welspun, Griffin, Crawford & Cotton Urge Obama To Approve Keystone Pipeline

by Lance Turner 5/25/2012 8:18 am

In this video, Republican U.S. Reps. Tim Griffin and Rep. Rick Crawford are joined by Tom Cotton, the GOP nominee for the 4th District U.S. House seat, to urge President Obama to approve the Keystone pipeline.

Thinking Thorium in Richard Martin’s ‘Superfuel’

by Lance Turner 4/15/2012 1:00 pm

Richard Martin’s forthcoming book, “Superfuel: Thorium, the Green Energy Source for the Future,” in the spotlight at this year’s Arkansas Literary Festival.

THVideo: Jobs, Diversification, Manufacturing and the Wind Industry in Arkansas

by Lance Turner 4/13/2012 2:36 pm

In this THVideo, thoughts on just how well the wind industry is positioned in Arkansas.

Power Down & Save: Does Turning Off Your PC Really Save Energy?

by Casey L. Penn 1/1/2008 12:00 am

As technology advances, do the rules about saving energy change? Should we leave the computers on or turn them off? And what does putting your PC “to sleep” mean?

Paul Suskie: 5 Simple Ways to Save Energy, Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions

by Paul Suskie 1/1/2008 12:00 am

Paul Suskie, chairman of the Arkansas Public Service Commission, believes that energy conservation and energy efficiency are imperative for the future. He shares five simple actions to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas.

Eco-Hero: Phillip Rye Creates Energy-efficient Home Plans

by Anne Fruge 1/1/2008 12:00 am

It seems that Phillip Rye was destined to follow in the footsteps of his father, Doug Rye, and pursue a career in energy efficiency. Now Phillip, a licensed civil engineer who specializes in custom energy-efficient home plans, works alongside his father to provide homeowners the best in energy- and money-saving techniques.

How Adjusting Your Transportation Plan Can Help the Environment

by Leigh Ann Golden 1/1/2008 12:00 am

From carpools to bikes to public transportation, you’ve got choices when it comes to reaching your destination in an environmentally friendly way. Here's some tips and hints.

Energy Auditor Ron Hughes Debunks 8 Green Myths

by Ron Hughes 1/1/2008 12:00 am

Want to build a green home but think it will be too expensive? Not if it’s built correctly. Here, energy auditor Ron Hughes dispels the eight most common myths about green buildings and homes.

Home Green Home: Energy Audits Increase the Comforts of Home

by Anne Fruge 1/1/2008 12:00 am

A home energy audit can alleviate the problem of inefficient heating and cooling while helping you reduce the amount of energy your home uses.