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ENERGY SAVERS — practical ways individuals and businesses can save energy.

  • 4/22 – GREEN-CENTIVES.    Companies offering workers a bonus to buy hy-brids, solar panels, and other measures to save energy.  Good for the environment AND business, because it attracts top employees.
  • 4/23 – CARBON OFFSETS.   You hear the term ‘carbon offsets’ used a lot these days.  This piece explains how people can buy “offsets” in order to subsidize businesses that turn waste into energy.   
  • 4/24 – CLUBS.    New clubs help neighbors reduce energy consumption.  Like Weight Watchers, the groups meet to compare energy bills and share tips for savings.

Getting Paid to Drive Green:
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/04/22/eveningnews/main4035867.shtml

Learning About Emissions From Business: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/04/23/eveningnews/main4039729.shtml

Calculating Your Carbon Footprint: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2008/04/24/eveningnews/main4043555.shtml

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