Green Ideas

How to Plant Trees for Energy Savings

It’s easy, if you know your directions

By Lucie B. Amundsen
Published: March 24, 2011
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Nurturing a few trees around your cabin adds aesthetic value for sure, but with a little strategy before sinking your shovel, you can also take the pressure off your heating and cooling systems – and save some green.

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