Green Living Guy blog from Seth Leitman

A Complete Guide to an Eco-Friendly Home Renovation

A Complete Guide to an Eco-Friendly Home Renovation

When it comes to remodelling your home, it’s always better to invest in profitable projects that will provide you with long-lasting quality and a great return on your investment. Nowadays, eco-friendly improvements are the most popular options because they bring numerous benefits to homeowners. From increased savings and enhanced home comfort to the environment preservation, going green is the…

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Adopt These Money and Energy Saving Habits This Winter By Chris Zeisler

To save money and energy this winter, here are some good habits you should adopt as soon as possible. 

Good Winter Water Heater Habits

Did you know that heating water accounts for over 15% of the energy used in your house? Save money by turning down the temperature of your water heater to 120°F. If you set it much higher, you’ll lose money over the winter when the cold air outside makes it harder…

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Green Living Guy Donating Green Guru Guide Books to Orlando Science Middle / High School

Green Living Guy Donating Green Guru Guide Books to Orlando Science Middle / High School

GREEN LIVING GUY DONATING 500 BOOKS TO ORLANDO STUDENTS 

I spoke to Orlando Science Middle/High School back on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 9:00 AM. I want to help educate the 7th and 8th graders!

As part of his tour, he will be donating his Green Guru Guide Books to schools throughout the country including 500 to the students at Orlando Science Middle/High School.

“My goal is to visit my fanbase…

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7 Tips for an Energy Efficient Household

7 Tips for an Energy Efficient Household

When you’re looking at ways to be more environmentally conscious, and lower your carbon footprint, you’ve probably come across the idea of energy conservation. Energy conservation, or efficient energy usage isn’t a single thing. There are energy efficient appliances, lights, heating, even building materials. But conserving energy covers a lot of different habits, big and small.

The reason reducing…

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Canada plus Northwest Territories invest first Arctic Energy Fund project with Inuvik Wind Generation, creating cleaner, more reliable energy

Canada plus Northwest Territories invest first Arctic Energy Fund project with Inuvik Wind Generation, creating cleaner, more reliable energy

NEWS PROVIDED BY Infrastructure Canada, Nov 13, 2018, 17:22 ET – Nov. 13, 2018 /CNW/ – Investments in green infrastructure projects are key to supporting the unique needs of northern communities, while protecting the environment and
promoting cleaner, more sustainable energy options that will benefit northerners for generations to come.

Furthermore, they announced $40 million in funding for the…

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Finishing @kiamotorsworldwide @kia #niro #plugin #hybridelectriccar test drive of the night. What do you know! Listening to a great sound system and ended up with this type of MPG. Common now. Plugin. #driveelectric #hudsonvalley #greenlivingguy #sethleitman #thegreenlivingguy (at Briarcliff Manor, New York) 
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Finishing @kiamotorsworldwide @kia #niro #plugin #hybridelectriccar test drive of the night. What do you know! Listening to a great sound system and ended up with this type of MPG. Common now. Plugin. #driveelectric #hudsonvalley #greenlivingguy #sethleitman #thegreenlivingguy (at Briarcliff Manor, New York)
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Getting Started with Urban Farming

Getting Started with Urban Farming

Urban farming is a rewarding way to connect with nature and grow your own crops in a city environment, and it can also be an effective method of providing fresh food in urban areas. Growing your own plants can also reduce your carbon footprint and help benefit the environment around you.

But planting food in an urban area presents unique challenges, and it can be difficult to get the yield…

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Septic Tanks VS Domestic Sewage Treatment Plants Plus How Do They Affect Our Environment?

Septic Tanks VS Domestic Sewage Treatment Plants Plus How Do They Affect Our Environment?

A septic tank is used to treat sewage from individual buildings by passing it through sewer pipes to the septic tank at the house. The sewage is broken down with the help of bacteria to make it more effluent.

A domestic sewage treatment plant is a place, where contaminants are removed from household sewage with the help of physical, chemical and biological processes to convert it into…

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Tesla Goes Malls for Sales plus Fast Charging

Tesla Goes Malls for Sales plus Fast Charging

Panasonic USA and Tesla have been at it for years. So has the business plan to expand into malls. Near my home are two stores. One in Mount Kisco, NY and one in White Plains NY. The one place that has been economically depressed has been the American mall. Even in Dutchess County (not even 50 minutes away) is an old mall in need of a boost. This depression of the mall has been for years.

Tesla Model 3

Now…

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Elected Officials to Protect America’s Lands President, Marine veteran and former state representative

Elected Officials to Protect America’s Lands President, Marine veteran and former state representative

Zinke’s Resignation: Elected Veteran officials concerned Bernhardt is even more corrupt

Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has resigned. Zinke’s resignation means that Deputy Secretary David Bernhardt is going to take over. Take over as Acting Secretary of the Interior. So again that means Zinke’s resignation creates a place. A place now where he will be legally allowed to serve for…

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19 states value clean air, clean lungs in program planning

19 states value clean air, clean lungs in program planning

By Cassandra Kubes, Research Manager —In a wider push to increase energy efficiency, 19 states are incorporating health and environmental benefits into the cost effectiveness testing of utility-run efficiency programs. Quantifying these advantages is a step towards increased funding and broader program offerings. ACEEE’s new profiles these states and the unique ways they are accounting for the…

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Georgia-Pacific Settles EPA Clean Air Act Claims at Crossett, Arkansas

Georgia-Pacific Settles EPA Clean Air Act Claims at Crossett, Arkansas

Facility, Will Correct Alleged Violations and Pay Civil Penalties
DALLAS – (Dec. 14, 2018) Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a settlement with Georgia-Pacific Chemicals LLC and Georgia-Pacific Consumer Operations LLC (Georgia-Pacific) of alleged violations of the Clean Air Act (CAA) set forth in a Complaint filed today with the U.S. District Court for the Western…

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