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powerGE Working on Robot That It Says Can Save $200 Billion of Power

Researchers are looking into how so-called machine learning can be integrated into businesses from healthcare to computing, and now energy. The industry is going through rapid changes as everything from power plants to home electricity systems move …and more » #savingenergyATHOME #saving #power #energy

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Burlington Program Helps Residents Reduce Energy Use

Through the utilities’ shared energyChamp program, Burlington renters and homeowners can learn how their energy use compares to that of other residents, receive energy-saving rebates, get help on strategic home improvements and assist the city in …#power #energy #sustainability #climatechange

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Saving money and energy

Water heaters are the second highest source of energy use in the home. By lowering its thermostat to 120 degrees Fahrenheit, you’ll not only save energy, you could prevent someone from getting a nasty burn. Are you in the habit of washing partial loads … #savingenergy

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Low-energy homes don’t just save money, they improve lives

Purpose-built low-energy homes also give economic empowerment to low-income households. One household told us that savings on energy bills let them afford annual family holidays, even overseas. This economic benefit matches our findings in other …and more » #savingenergy #power #energy #climatechange #news

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Trees Can Save A City $500 Million Every Year

After studying 10 megacities around the world and taking into account air pollution, storm water, building energy, and carbon emissions, the researchers found that trees have an economic benefit of about $505 million every year. From Beijing and Cairo …and more » #savingenergy #power #energy #climatechange #news

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