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Our planet is everyone’s responsibility. It’s not just of the scientists, the environmentalists, or the enthusiasts and activists. Apparently, the planet is in dire need of our help. Some people would think that reaching out to the environment is a hard slog, a task only the experts could do. But little did they know that even in some little ways, we can help. Recycling, reusing and conservation are few of the many ways to help that could be done in simple ways.

Many people would think that with the emergence of hi-tech gadgets and the advancements in technology, green living would be difficult for us. Most definitely, they are wrong. We can’t give up our penchant for gadgets and modern technology, but we can choose the ones that are environment friendly and undoubtedly pro-green and use them correctly. If we would commit to go green, we do not only help the environment, we also save money.

Aside from simple green acts, we can save the planet by choosing the right gadgets and home technology. You might consider getting some of the following gadgets.

The Green Cell Phones. Cool, green cell phones are becoming popular in the market nowadays. Some companies have already introduced environment-friendly phones made out of recycled materials. This means they are made of non-toxic materials that are safe to the environment when disposed of. And the best thing about these phones is that they are sold at affordable prices.

The Green Netbook. Most people today consider computer or laptop, and netbook, a good companion. While computers are in demand, some companies are also developing environment-friendly computers. Toshiba, for example, has launched its masterpiece, the Protege R600, which was recognized greenest by Greenpeace. It is made of non-toxic materials and is safer to use than ordinary computers. If you were a businessman who is into big trading business, like trading a plane or selling jets or helicopters, which would require to travel a lot, consider using this type of laptop or computer for your financial and business records.

The Green TV. As much as possible, we would want to acquire energy-efficient home appliances. If we conserved energy, then we also save on our finances. If you were planning to get a new television set, consider getting one made of environment-friendly materials and with energy-saving features. This kind of device might cost a little expensive, but just imagine how much you can save ahead, and how it could help the environment.

The Green Light Bulb. Advancement does not only apply to computers and phones, but also to many other gadgets and things, including the light bulb. If you would want your light bulb to last longer than the lifespan of the ordinary bulbs, then choose the energy-saving light bulb which is designed to reduce electric energy consumption. The longer your light bulb last, the bigger you save on your money and at the same time you are helping the environment.

The Green Energy Generator. Based on my research, a handy personal energy generator is now available in the market. It is a device we can bring and use anywhere, anytime without the hassle of looking for power source. It is an energy-saving tool that is very useful when we are always moving and on the go. It has enough energy to power up your other gadgets without plugging it to an outlet. It saves us time, money and energy.

These are only few of the many gadgets and technology that are designed to help us on our mission to conserve and protect the environment. But whether or not these innovations exist, we should always remember that we are responsible for protecting and saving Mother Nature. There are so many ways to get involved in this cause and there are thousands of ways to do our part.

Brandon Peters is an entrepreneur, writer and a travel, gadgets, health, and outdoors enthusiast. He loves sharing his insights, knowledge and experience in different fields. You can follow him on Facebook, Twitter and Google+.