The auto industry finished 2013 with more sales, more jobs and big expansion plans, solidifying its key role in the economic recovery.
It was the industry’s best year since 2007. The Great Recession drove...
One of the most common and destructive termite is known as the Subterranean termite. These annoying pests feed on the wood of a building while striking wooden floors, furnishings, window frames, doors, wall paneling and much more. To identify this kind of termite damage
, check for wood that looks like brown soil has collected on it.
The US Green Building Council (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Homes International programme has authorized GreenTech to certify private residences in the Cayman Islands
. In addition, the services offered by GreenTech are not exclusive to homeowners. Those who own businesses or are in charge of managing large facilities have the same opportunities for energy savings as individuals.
The city of microbrewery mania and home to megastore Powell's Books — one of the few remaining independent booksellers in the country — is No. 1 in sustainability. Declared the most bikeable city in the United States for its 200 miles of dedicated bike lanes, Portland
certainly makes forgoing gas-powered travel easy. And for lessons in DIY sustainable food sources, classes are available for container gardening and cheese making, or beekeeping and chicken keeping.
One year after President Barack Obama made investment in clean energy and climate change initiatives signature parts of his 2013 State of the Union address, and six months after he rolled out his Climate Action Plan
, top energy and environmental policy experts offered their predictions to U.S. News & World Report on which items will make it into Obama's 2014 address Tuesday night.