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The Six Sins of Greenwashing

What is Greenwashing?

Greenwashing is the act of misleading consumers regarding the environmental practices of a company or the environmental benefits of a product or service. People who are consciously trying to do the right thing by decreasing their environmental impact are falling victim to greenwashing – spending their money on things that are not “Green” at all. Even worse, this also makes it harder for genuinely “Green” companies and products to do well. Continue reading

ecoENERGY Retrofit Grants are back!

The Government of Canada has renewed the popular ecoENERGY Retrofit – Homes program. From June 6, 2011, until March 31, 2012, homeowners are eligible to receive grants of up to $5,000 to make their homes more energy-efficient. Homeowners who participated in the program to date have saved 20 percent on their energy bills.

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Call Great Northern Insulation today to see if you qualify for up to $5,000 in ecoENERGY Retrofit Grants!