Citizens-toolkit

Green Tip: How to Make Your Refrigerator More Efficient

For all the items around your house that may put a strain on the environment – and a dent in your wallet – there’s one appliance that always stays running – the refrigerator. Though the refrigerator remains an indispensable tool, it guzzles up energy in ways you might not realize. Fortunately, with a few tricks Read More »

Green Tip: How to Make Your Car More Efficient

While of course the best way to reduce your carbon footprint from transportation is to take mass transit, purchase an electric vehicle, or walk and bike, we recognize that most New Yorkers still need to use vehicles that run on petroleum for the time being. Don’t fret though, there’s still steps you can take to Read More »

Green Tip: Leave the Leaves This Fall

With the holiday season just around the corner, New Yorkers across the state now anxiously await the coming winter. Before the first snowfall comes, however, we still have several weeks worth of autumn to contend with. Fall brings majestic sights to the region, in the form of falling red and orange leaves, and New Yorkers Read More »