According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a Green Home will add value to your home, help reduce energy use and energy costs, fight climate change, and help protect your health. This Web site is an umbrella site for EPA and other federal agencies on residential environmental issues. It identifies the key environmental and energy issues at hand, suggesting solution.
Rewind to 1970 when a grassroots protest about the environmental crisis took the U.S. and its leaders by storm. That first Earth Day started the movement to save our planet and its natural resources. As we celebrate the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, let’s look at ways of “going green.”