Surrounded by Energy: An Earth Blog
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Surrounded by Energy: An Earth Blog

You might remember learning the definition of "environment" in science class as a kid. Put simply, the environment is everything that surrounds you. It is the plants, animals, soil, water, and sky that make up this vast planet. One way that humans utilize the environment is to harness some of its resources to generate energy. In using this coal, water, or wind from the environment, they are able to generate electricity to power lights, heaters, and even microwaves. Learn more about how humans use the earth to generate power on this website. We've compiled these articles after a lot of research, and we think you'll find them helpful.


Surrounded by Energy: An Earth Blog

  • What Is Dumpster Service For?

    13 July 2021

    Dumpsters are large trash receptacles used to dispose of bulky objects and large amounts of waste. Many apartment complexes and housing developments make use of communal dumpsters. However, even private business owners and homeowners can take advantage of dumpster service. Dumpster rental services allow you to utilize a dumpster for as long as you require. A dumpster is delivered to the address you specify, and once it is filled, you can call the dumpster service to have it hauled away.

  • 3 Ways To Prevent Soil Erosion On Your Property

    6 April 2021

    When you have a property, you want to make sure your property stays on track and doesn't erode away. Soil erosion can change the very structure of your property. It can compromise your property's overall integrity as well, which is why it is essential to prevent soil erosion before it becomes a big issue for your property. Mulch Exposed Surfaces When it comes to controlling soil erosion, often the most natural methods are the best.

  • Why You Should Try To Properly Dispose Of Electronic Waste

    10 December 2020

    Millions of electronics have been thrown away by consumers over the past few years. Luckily there are steps your business can enact to lower the electronic waste output. Plus, if your company does have to throw away electronics, there are actions to take to make sure it is done with the proper precautions. Give Away Electronics Not In Use When it is time to upgrade your business's electronics, donating them to a responsible organization can help others and prevent the items from going to a landfill.

  • Thinking About Going Solar?

    20 May 2020

    A lot of people are, have, and will have some or all of their homes converted to solar energy. Whether you want the reassurance of staying on the grid, the independence of going completely off-grid, or if you're somewhere in between, there are solar power systems designed with you in mind. Some people like installing solar cells on their homes, while some have enough acreage to have a larger solar farm.

  • Why Is Your Toilet Backing Up?

    31 January 2020

    Is your toilet frequently backing up? A toilet backup is more than a mild annoyance. In fact, a toilet that keeps flooding your bathroom with sewage could pose a health hazard that nobody in your family should have to contend with. Not sure why your toilet keeps doing this? These are some of the reasons why your toilet is backing up. A fix could be one phone call away. Your Tank Is Not Full Enough