What Does “Carbon Footprint” Mean & How Can You Impact Yours?

  The term “carbon footprint” refers to the amount of greenhouse gases that are produced in order to support various human activities. The size of our footprint is often expressed in equivalent tons of carbon dioxide (CO2). When we participate in activities that emit greater […]

Basic Factors Influencing Thermal Comfort

There are six basic factors to thermal comfort. These are atmospheric temperature, radiant temperature, relative humidity, air velocity, clothing insulation and metabolic heat. All of these factors contribute to the question of thermal comfort or heat stress. Personal Factors Before we move on to the […]

Reduce Energy Cost In Winter

Saving money on clothing, vacations, and food is expected, but when consumers reduce energy cost in winter on utilities, it saves money and reduces the carbon footprint left on the environment. Winter electricity reduction only takes a little effort. For consumers wanting to save extra […]