Sustainable and Renewable Energy: What's the Difference?
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    The planet—this great, blue orb we all inhabit—is surprisingly fragile. Sure, it’s made of durable stuff like rock, but there are other ways in which the Earth is susceptible to damage. We are all consumers by nature, and the resources we need to live– like electricity, oil, and natural gas — are limited in supply.

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    How Much Electricity Do My Home Appliances Use?
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    If you’re trying to cut down the expense of your energy bills, you’ve probably thought about how your daily activities around the house can add to that cost. Beyond shutting off lights and limiting your usage, what are some other ways to use less energy and spend less on electricity? Here are some quick facts about four appliances that could be contributing to your bill.

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