Green Home Guide roundup: Solar energy, zero waste and energy efficiency

On Fridays, USGBC will be sharing green home-related content curated from around the web. If you see a great article on aspects of environmentally friendly home living such as green building, renovation, energy use or cleaning, please send it our way.

  • You may think right away of solar panels or skylights as ways to incorporate solar energy into your home, but have you considered lampposts or computer keyboards? Lori Popkewitz Alper of Groovy Green Livin™ offers some ideas in "10 Ways to Use the Sun at Home."

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