ProudGreenHome's most-read stories of 2012
The top articles on ProudGreenHome in 2012 included features on how to generate electricity at home, the HGTV Green Home moving south to Serenbe, and a product review on the new Wolf convection steam oven.
Other popular articles included a story on why your electric bill is so high, new appliances finishes replacing stainless steel, and Carrier launching a new energy-efficient heat pump.
Among blogs the trend of interesting home styles continued, with Building a rustic home with cordwood construction the most-read blog for 2012. Another blog on insulated concrete form (ICF) was of interest, as well as solar water heaters, a blog on a living wall, and 5 Things to ask when shopping for a geothermal contractor.
One of the most popular videos of the year was on the Active House being built in St. Louis, and another on Sharp's solar division, taken during the Solar Power International convention in September in Orlando.
Teena Hammond Teena Hammond has published more than 2,000 articles in People and W magazines, Women's Wear Daily, and in dozens of newspapers and books. She also wrote a home improvement, remodeling and decor column that ran in Gannett newspapers nationwide. She's interested in all things green and would love to hear from you with your story ideas.