Posts Tagged "“Microwave ovens” “Home energy use” Energy efficiency” “Global warming”"

Announcing Green Energy in the Home with TerraPass

TerraPass customers have been asking us for a while about green energy in the home. You asked...we delivered. Introducing the Home TerraPass. Find out how much carbon your home energy emits and offset it today! This has been an interesting -- and eye-opening -- product to develop, and I wanted to share a few of the revelations I've had along… read more →

Overcooked myths: microwave ovens and home energy use

The roving finger of home energy blame finds another target in today's New York Times. The microwave oven is portrayed as the biggest guzzler of home energy in a confusing table of bar charts and percentages. It's true that newer technologies with always-on or standby functions are increasing the demand for home electricity, but we must remember that these aren't… read more →