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Let's All Do Our Part To Go Green

Let's All Do Our Part To Go Green

Save energy, money, and time while helping our planet. It’s easier than you think with this list of apps that help you go green.

Find the Best Ways to Recycle

Never wonder again what to recycle, where, or when. Use one of these handy apps to help you join the recycling movement.



Electronic Recyclers International, Inc.


For those who want an app that helps determine what items can be recycled and where.

RecycleNation lets you search for recycling locations in your area, view categories to see how items can be recycled, and then obtain and share tips and facts. With 13 categories and over 2,500 items total, you will know exactly what, how, and where to recycle your materials.

Why we love it

RecycleNation makes it easy to recycle. Find out where to take your items and what exactly can be recycled.


View products, use reminders, and earn rewards for recycling.



For those interested in earning rewards for recycling.

Recyclebank encourages the recycling movement by offering points that can be redeemed for rewards. Those rewards include deals from local or national restaurants and stores. And, so that you do not forget, the app has handy reminders to get your recyclables out to the curb. Recyclebank also offers an easy signup, product lookup, and referral program.

Why we love it

Need a little boost to get on the recycling train? Get rewarded for recycling with Recyclebank.

Track and Conserve Home Energy

Tracking your home’s energy usage can show you where to cut back and save. These terrific apps can help you do it.



Cleanbit Systems, Inc.

JouleBug is the easy way to make your everyday habits more sustainable, at home, work, and play. Discover how you and your friends can use resources, without using them up, with this newly designed app.

JouleBug organizes sustainability tips into Actions that you Buzz in the app when you do them in real-life. Learn more about each tip with easy-to-understand Impact Stats, Bonuses, How-To Videos, and Helpful Links. Encourage your friends by sharing how you’re making a difference and following what they’re up to in the Feed. Join local Communities for the latest sustainable news, limited-edition Actions and Badges, plus get access to local Challenges. Track your impact with your career stats and fill your Trophy Case. Save money, have fun, and be a little kinder to the planet, with JouleBug!

-Master Actions by Buzzing when you do it in real-life
-You’re awarded Points with each Buzz that correlates to the impact the action has on your wallet and the environment
-Earn extra achievements called Badges when you become an expert in the field
-Learn more about each action with Stats, Videos, and Links
-Localized content helps you find sustainable initiatives near you
-Easily discover new Actions by browsing various categories or searching

-Share what you’re Buzzing to the Feed and Facebook or Twitter
-Add Photos to any Buzz
-Join local Communities to see what’s happening near you
-Like and Comment on others’ stories
-Follow your friends or see what’s Trending for JouleBug Nation
-Compete in local and national Challenges to see who’s the greenest

-Career stats show you how many achievements and points you’ve earned
-Track your impact with Impact Stats
-Fill up your Trophy Case

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Sense home energy monitor
Sense home energy monitor

Sense home energy monitor

Sense Labs, Inc.

The Sense app in combination with the Sense home energy monitor let you understand what every appliance, light, and device in your house has to say.

Key features:
See what’s on.
Know what’s happening in your home. See how much TV you watched, what time your kids got home, or when a basement light comes on. Get alerts when you leave the iron on, or the wash is finished.

Track your energy.
Monitor in real-time which appliances use the most energy. See your energy patterns over time. Track watts like footsteps.

No smart-home required.
Sense is quick to install. It consists of a small box that connects to your electric panel and this app. It requires no connected devices.

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Customer support
Email: [email protected]

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ScottishPower - Your Energy
ScottishPower - Your Energy

ScottishPower - Your Energy


The ScottishPower YourEnergy App allows you to control your energy at your fingertips. Managing your dual fuel, gas or electricity account has never been easier.

You can change your tariff, manage your monthly direct debit payments, enter your gas and electricity meter readings and keep track of your gas and electricity usage with your smartphone on the go. This means you could save time, energy and energy costs - and always be in control of your ScottishPower account. ScottishPower Connect customers can also remotely control their heating via the app.

Change My Tariff

Are you on the best energy deal for you? Our online tariff selector lets you compare our available energy tariffs and it only takes a few minutes to choose a new tariff. WithFreedom, you can change to any ScottishPower tariff without paying exit fees.

Direct Debit Manager

Stay in control of your monthly direct debit payments within the app. Our handy direct debit manager tool allows you to view your gas and electricity usage and adjust payments to suit your needs, helping you to know where you stand with your bills.

View Bills & Energy Usage

Monitor your energy usage and bills across the year, view a detailed breakdown of your gas and electricity and even email your bill with our simple usage and bills graphs. There is also some really handy energy efficiency tips to keep you on the right track.

ScottishPower Connect & Boiler Care

At ScottishPower we don’t just provide you with Gas & Electricity, we also offer a range of services to help you feel secure and stay more in control of your energy.

Existing customers can order ScottishPower Connect or one of our fantastic boiler care packages straight from the app.

Customers can also:

• Log in or register your online gas and electricity account.

• Manage your energy account details.

• Enter your meter readings directly into the app to keep your energy usage and bill data up to date.

• Contact ScottishPower customer services directly or on social media. You can even request a call back.

• Quickly access emergency information.

• Read through some frequently asked questions related to your energy app.

• Not yet a customer? You can view the app in demonstration mode to get a glimpse of what you are missing!

Download this free ScottishPower app on iPhone or iPad and take control of your energy today.

This app is in constant development and feedback is always appreciated to help us improve it.

Contact [email protected] with any problems you encounter and we’ll do our best to fix any issues related to your energy app.

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Save Time, Money and Emissions by Carpooling

Trusted carpool apps can get you on the road to going green. Share your commute and save money with these great options.

BlaBlaCar - Trusted Carpooling

BlaBlaCar - Trusted Carpooling


BlaBlaCar - Trusted Carpooling

For those interested in a carpool app with verified members.

Find a ride, offer one, and save on travel with BlaBlaCar. You can choose a ride and agree on shared costs with members, publish your own ride and approve others to travel with you, and check out verified member profiles. Trusted carpooling is easy with BlaBlaCar.

Why we love it

Search for a ride, share costs, and get on the road to going green with BlaBlaCar.

Scoop - Carpool w/ Co-Workers

Scoop - Carpool w/ Co-Workers

Scoop Technologies, Inc

Scoop - Carpool w/ Co-Workers

For those who want a carpool app that makes matches with neighbors and coworkers.

With Scoop - Meet Your New Commute, you can share rides with others who have your same morning and evening schedule. The app seeks matches for you in your neighborhood and place of employment. Drivers go through a motor vehicle history check and payments are conveniently made within the app.

Why we love it

Scoop - Meet Your New Commute is a quick and easy way to carpool saving you time and money while helping the environment.

iGon - Easy Meetup • Hangout • Chat Around Me

iGon - Easy Meetup • Hangout • Chat Around Me

iGon Technologies, Inc.

iGon - Easy Meetup • Hangout • Chat Around Me

For looking to meet up and connect with people around them.

iGon lets you see what people are up to around you and join them easily. You can post your own plan and let others come join you. Invite your friends only or open the invitation to others. It's easy, just set your current location and destination. Meet people and get connected by certain activities.

Why we love it

A revolutionary social network for the social butterfly in you!

Shop Local to Help Even More

By just shopping local, you can save time and energy, plus give back to your community at the same time. These apps give you awesome nearby deals.

Lower Your Bills With Thermostat Apps

For an easy and convenient way to go green, use an app that connects with your automated thermostat. These apps can not only help your bills, but let you control your home temperature from anywhere.

Honeywell Lyric

Simplify home comfort, security, and awareness by controlling connected home products with this app.

Honeywell Lyric

Honeywell Lyric

For those looking for a smarter more comfortable home.

The Honeywell Lyric App has simple to use scheduling, with 8 daily setpoints all customizable across every day of the week. Smart alerts help ensure on-time maintenance for ideal system operation or will let you know of extreme temperatures or humidity levels in your home. You can calculate energy savings and control your Lyric Round thermostat anywhere by iPhone, iPad device.

Why we love it

It's the simplest, most intelligent way to control your home temperature.

Nest - Your home in your hand

Control your Nest Thermostat from your hand.

Nest - Your home in your hand

Nest - Your home in your hand

For those looking to save energy and adjust the temperature of their home from anywhere.

Nest uses sensors, algorithms and the location of your phone to do the right thing automatically, like turning off the heat and turning on the camera when you leave. And everyone at home can get notifications and control the Nest products they need with their own Nest Account.

Why we love it

The Nest thermostat is smarter than our old one and way easier to program. It's also built to save on our energy bills, and a standard unit doesn't care one way or another about that. It combines intelligence, usefulness, and just plain good looks to keep us comfortable, so what's not to like?