Environment

We loves bees, and we love the environment. Here you will find posts that are not necessarily about bees, but rather about other issues affecting the environment at large.

Declutter Your Life with These 4 Eco-Friendly Spring Cleaning Techniques

Regardless of the season, it’s never too late to give your home a spring cleaning. As the old saying goes: “A clean home is a happy home.” You can make your home even happier and healthier by using eco-friendly cleaning methods. Not only will you avoid exposing your loved ones (and your pets) to potentially harmful chemicals, you’ll also help the environment while cleaning and decluttering your home.

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Save the Bees: How Climate Change Affects Bees and Other Pollinators

How Climate Change Affects Bees

According to NASA, Earth’s average temperature has risen almost two degrees since 1880. That might not seem like much on paper, but the effects of this seemingly small climate change can be seen in the weather, sea levels, and the health of our global bee populations. In fact, the impact of changing temperatures on both native and introduced pollinators has many experts believing slowing climate change may be the only way to save the bees. So how can we help slow climate change and its damaging effects? And what else can we do to help save the bees?

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Should I install Solar Now in NSW or Wait?

Solar power is a popular option for people who want to reduce their carbon footprint and save money on electricity bills. However, with the current New South Wales government plans to increase feed-in tariffs, the decision to install solar panels is a big one. It's not just the initial cost and installation but also the ongoing maintenance and upkeep that comes with it. Before making this decision, you need to know how much energy you use in your home each year and what type of system will work best for your household. If we're talking about installing solar panels now or waiting, there are many factors involved, such as timing (location), current legislation (NSW), and government incentives (PV). In this article, we'll explore what these changes mean for NSW residents and when you should consider installing solar panels in your home. 

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