Green Technology

Technology is often thought of as time-saving, convenient and sometimes just plain fun, but your smartphone is also a powerful tool for conservation and smarter choices.

Digital news, books and emails all cut down on paper usage, but they also reduce waste and emissions from manufacturing and transportation. New technology lets you control your thermostat or sprinkler system from your smartphone, which conserves energy and water, and popular websites have opened up a global marketplace for selling and buying used goods. These technologies, when combined with mobile applications, provide resources and knowledge that allow you to better "Take Care of Texas" from the palm of your hand.

Smartphone Apps

There are many green apps available, but here are a few to get started: