According to the EPA, about 40% of all energy consumed in the U.S. is used to generate electricity.1 And most of that electricity produced comes from fossil fuels such as coal and natural gas.2 Thus, electricity is a significant component in each person’s carbon footprint. Here, you’ll find resources to reduce the environmental impact of your energy use, as well as learn about topics on renewable energy, sustainability and just living green!

Solar Energy

This leading form of green energy produces no emissions, no greenhouse gases and doesn’t require fossil fuels to power your home. Can you believe this is all thanks to the sun? Learn more about this inexhaustible resource and its potential to transform our lives for good.


  1. https://www.epa.gov/energy/learn-about-energy-and-its-impact-environment 
  2. https://www.eia.gov/state/?sid=TX#tabs-4