Category Archives: Ecology

What is SolarCity?

What is SolarCity?

Photo: Some rights reserved by iamme ubeyou SolarCity is an American provider of energy services, headquartered in San Mateo, California. Among its primary services, the company designs, finances, and installs solar power systems. The company had 9,051 employees as of December 2014. SolarCity has grown to meet the rapidly growing installation of solar photovoltaic systems in the United States. The overall U.S. market has grown from 440 megawatts (MW) of solar panels installed in 2009 to 6,200 MW installed in 2014. SolarCity is one of the founding members of The Alliance for Solar Choice, or TASC, which is a rooftop photovoltaic … Continue reading

Eco driving tips

Eco driving tips

The aims of eco-driving are straightforward enough — to save fuel and cut emissions. Company car drivers have been able to go on eco-driving courses for several years, but wider interest will be raised by the inclusion of eco-driving in the driving test. Driving examiners make an eco-driving assessment of learner drivers, though doing badly won’t result in a fail. At the moment the focus is on giving feedback to improve driving techniques. The Driving Standards Agency says most drivers should see around an 8% fuel saving from eco-driving. And of course, do not forget that using VR-12 in … Continue reading

Learn About Ethylene Glycol, the pollutant poison and how VR-12 Helps You to go green.

Learn About Ethylene Glycol, the pollutant poison and how VR-12 Helps You to go green.

Photo: Some rights reserved by Girlfierce Photography The Ethylene Glycol is one of the most pollutant poison inside your car. You need to avoid its use and be able to continue to maintain your car. The answer: VR-12, which does not contain Ethylene Glycol but have all Additive Packages for your vehicle`s cooling system protection. Its exclusive and innovative composition protects your vehicle’s cooling components from rust and corrosion, reduces electrolysis providing better heat transfer, lowering temperature. Re-energize your antifreeze and boost your coolant, compatible with any brand, color or type of Antifreeze/coolant, works on both NEW & OLD cars and trucks. Ethylene … Continue reading

Check Out #Climate App for iPhone

Check Out #Climate App for iPhone

You’re ready to take action against climate change, and you’re not alone. #climate (hashtag climate) was created with your leadership in mind, harnessing social power for the greater good. We have built a platform for radically simple amplification that unites vital, tangible, climate-saving solutions from the leading climate orgs with the most thoughtful, impactful influencers. #Climate is a new non-profit created by the tech community to amplify the most impactful climate change actions from the leading non-profit organizations. Via its iPhone app, #Climate makes it simple and rewarding for leading influencers to share the climate change actions they care about … Continue reading

Additional Eco Tips and Tricks

Additional Eco Tips and Tricks

Photo: “Car Show XIX” by Beadmobile Some rights reserved Travel on a hill Switch off the engine at short stops Driving round curves Weight Aerodynamics Tyre Pressure Fuel consuming devices Make use of in-car devices Use VR-12. Travel on a hill In mountainous regions, it is very important to command the right acceleration and brake manipulation to save considerable fuel. Uphill: The target is to travel in the highest possible gear with almost full pressure on the accelerator pedal. It is frequently argued that this level of pressure with low revolutions is too much. Car manufactures build the car in … Continue reading

Get More Out of your Gallon of Gas

Get More Out of your Gallon of Gas

Photo: Some rights reserved by Jenn Durfey Ride along as a driving expert gives tips on eco-driving. Tests performed by Ford Motor Company show that motorists coached by eco-driving experts can significantly improve the fuel economy performance of their cars, trucks or SUVs. The Sports Car Club of America verified the results, which showed an average 24 percent improvement in fuel economy as a result of hands-on eco-driving training. In addition to the video content, as an important complement, the use of VR-12 contributes significantly to the saving of gasoline. VR-12, is the most recent innovation in Additive Packages … Continue reading

What Is Ethylene Glycol?

What Is Ethylene Glycol?

Photo: Some rights reserved by Joe Dyer Ethylene glycol (IUPAC name: ethane-1,2-diol) is an organic compound primarily used as a raw material in the manufacture of polyester fibers and fabric industry, and polyethylene terephthalate resins (PET) used in bottling. A small percent is also used in industrial applications like antifreeze formulations and other industrial products. It is an odorless, colorless, syrupy, sweet-tasting liquid. Ethylene glycol is moderately toxic, with children having been particularly at risk because of its sweet taste, until it became common to add bitter flavoring to consumer antifreezes containing it. It is also very polluting. It is for … Continue reading

Hybrid Car Tips For Fuel Efficiency and Performance

Hybrid Car Tips For Fuel Efficiency and Performance

Tips to maximize your fuel efficiency while using a hybrid car. Check out the video below for more information: From:Toyota USA

Green Car Tips To Make Your Driving More Eco-Friendly

Green Car Tips To Make Your Driving More Eco-Friendly

Photo: Some rights reserved by Always Shooting Best Practices of Driving Green. A person’s fuel economy is affected by a person’s driving technique. The avoidance of sudden starting, stopping and driving in accordance to the speeding limit, as speeding is dangerous and could have a damaging effect on your MPG. Even if no damage was caused during a crash. It’s still costly to purchase a new bumper or get your car repainted. Remember to always drive wisely and decrease miles by doing errands in one trip, getting directed wisely and work ahead. Stay Tuned. Firstly, ensure to tune up, … Continue reading

Improve Your Gas Mileage

Improve Your Gas Mileage

Photo: Some rights reserved by markus spiske Here are some very useful fuel-saving strategies that you can use in your daily life. From:Howcast