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Hawaii Green Living Expo

Check out our IslandFan (whole house fan) in action at The Green Living Expo Honolulu, Hawaii – January 30 & 31, 2009 Blaisdell Center – 700 Ward Ave., Honolulu, HI 96814 4pm to 8pm Friday 10am to 4pm Saturday Map It Each Green Living Expo will feature hundreds of exhibits divided into seven major zones, […]

2009 Home Building and Remodeling Show

Check out Island Cooling Concepts at the Home Building and Remodeling Show this weekend. Neal S. Blaisdell Exhibition Hall SHOW TIMES: Thursday, January 22 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Friday, January 23 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Saturday, January 24 10:00 am to 9:00 pm Sunday, January 25 10:00 am to 4:00 pm $2 off […]

Hawai‘i 2050 Task Force

ABOUT HAWAI‘I 2050 Hawai‘i 2050 seeks to engage in a dynamic and inclusive process, reaching out to all communities in a variety of settings to ensure maximum participation and communication. Planning for a New Sustainable Hawaii. The development of the Hawai‘i 2050 Sustainability Plan is long overdue. Hawaii has changed dramatically over the past three […]

Go Green Hawaii

A lively half-hour magazine-style program which covers what businesses, organizations and individuals are doing to keep our island-community green. “Go Green Hawaii” will become a media point of interest and information for those concerned about our Hawaii, our home. Airs: (Premieres Mondays @ 1pm) * Monday @ 1pm * Wednesday @ 12:30pm, 5pm * Thursday […]

How A Whole House Fan Works

Is it hotter in your home than out on your Lanai? Do you wish there was an energy efficient way to cool down? The Whole House Fan takes the heat out of your home by drawing fresh air through your living space and pushing the hot air out of your attic. During the day the […]

Be A Part of the Green Collar Economy

The evolution from the industrial and knowledge economy to the Green Economy is going to impact the business practices of every company on the planet. The businesses that embrace this drive towards sustainability will position themselves to be the leaders of the future. Green Collar Economy’s goal is to provide you with the tools and […]

Tip of the week, turn off your screensaver

Contrary to the popular belief, screensavers are not energy savers. In fact, computers use more energy to run a screensaver than they do just sitting idle with the monitor turned on. By using sleep mode instead of a screensaver, you could save $10 to $30 per year. If you were prone to leaving your computer […]

Top 10 New Years Resolutions for the Environment

Let’s start 2009 off on the right foot! Make your New Years resolutions an eco resolution. Check out these Top 10 eco resolutions for the new year. Top 10 New Years Eco Resolutions for 2009: 1- Get a whole house fan 2- Stop using the A/C 3- Green Laundry: switch to biogradable detergents, wash full […]