The need for humans to find ways to live a more environmentally friendly lifestyle is important to the future of our planet. There are obvious ways to begin going green such as turning off the water when you brush teeth and turning the water on only when you need it. But, did you know there are tons of Smartphone apps available free or for a small charge that can help you reach new levels of sustainability in ways you may not have thought?
Light Bulb Finder
is a free app for your Smartphone (Android or iOS) that helps you find more energy efficient light bulbs. This app helps you choose replacement bulbs that are energy-saving equivalents of ordinary bulbs. The green bulbs the app finds offer the right look, the right light quality, and the right fit.
The Light Bulb Finder app is easy to use – just enter your zip code, click a few tiles describing your bulb that you are replacing. When done, submit your information and the app computes your electric savings, the cost of the bulb, and the payback time. The app allows you to order bulbs right from the app via a secure server.
Exhaust fumes from cars and trucks make up one-third of the globe’s carbon emissions. All electric and hybrid electric cars are a part of the answer to this problem – but what if you cannot afford the technology? Meet. FuelGood is another energy- saving app that is free for iOS and android. This app makes you think about your driving techniques and provides a some tips on your own driving that help you improve your MPG, save on gas costs and reduce emissions. The app also compares you to the “average” driver.
rewards you for changing your lifestyle to a greener one. This is a multi-purpose app that lets you earn rewards for recycling. Here is how it works,
- Sign up
- Earn points by taking fun interactive quizzes or recycle at home.
- Get rewards
Pretty easy! And it’s free.
Rewards include grocery coupons, fine dining deals, movies and more. In addition, the app has a blog, Live Green, loaded with sustainable ideas and other great articles.
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