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deborah collins

San Diego, California, United States

Member since November 19, 2012


    Community, Environmental Design



    Thanks to rising gas and electricity bills, saving energy in the home has never been more paramount. Reducing your home’s overall energy output can actually see you reaping the rewards through lowered energy bills, therefore it comes as no surprise that homeowners across the nation are taking small steps to saving energy in the home.

    From changing how you bathe and wash your clothes, to simply changing your central heating pump – there are a number of short and long term, cost effective changes you can make in your home to save energy in 2013.

    Here are just a few simple and affordable ways that you can save energy in your home and enjoy great savings on your energy bills as a result:

    Cut Down on Phantom Loads ‘Phantom Loads’ is the term given to energy that any appliance consumes when it isn’t turned on. This can be energy that is drawn from devices such as televisions or laptops when they go into the standby mode. To cut down on this unnecessary energy consumption, simply unplug electronic devices and appliances at the wall.

    Wash Economically Many washing machines come with the setting of an ‘economy wash’, this setting usually lowers the temperature down to 30°C, the lowest possible wash temperature. An economy wash allows you to save on energy bills as a lower temperature is required, however remember to choose a special detergent which will effectively clean your clothes even at lower temperatures.

    Take Showers, not Baths A 2011 study on water ...

  • Crown Capital Eco Management

    Community, Communication Design

    Crown Capital Eco Management works with government bodies, international entities, private sectors and other non-governmental organizations in providing extensive information to the public, media and policymakers that are involved in addressing environmental issues and sustainable initiatives in a worldwide scale. Though our group does not personally conduct research, we analyze and review both recent and old data on technical and socio-economic sectors that are relevant to our field, which is environment preservation.


    • Crown Capital Eco // Current TV • Crown Capital Eco Management: Hazardous Materials | Spark | • Hazardous Material | Crown Capital Eco Management • crown capital management | Crown Capital Management • Environmental Fraud • BBC Food - Food fraud tackled by forensic scientists • Crown Capital Eco Management, Indonesia, Jakarta


    Crown Capital Eco Management What is Environmental Fraud.avi

    We all know that regardless of where you live, the weather is often unpredictable. A comfy 60 degree winter day in the Midwest; chilly and breezy on a late spring day in the pacific coast. To some of us, the prevalence of unusual weather is simply the work of Mother Nature.


    Northern Europe picks on the Atlantic Ocean because of its wet summer according to a new study. The rising and falling of ocean temperature or the so called cyclical deception is seen as a major extortion on the weather. ...