International Society of Arboriculture’s podcast series, ArborViews, just celebrated its second anniversary. The hosts of ArborViews interview experts about hot topics in arboriculture and share up-to-date information and professional techniques. You can download podcasts free of charge by visiting the ISA website. There is definitely something in this podcast series for everyone.
New Online Energy-Saving Trees Tool Reduces Energy Costs
A new online tool from the Arbor Day Foundation and the Davey Institute, a division of Davey Tree Expert Co. uses research from the U.S. Forest Service’s i-Tree software to show people the ideal locations to plant trees in their yards to save energy costs.
You can watch a demonstration of the program here and see if your utility is participating. If they aren’t, ask them to consider using Energy-Saving Trees to reduce peak energy demand in your community.