Channel 2 Consumer Advisor Clark Howard shares his secrets to help Georgia families go green for less.

“During these tough times, everybody’s got to stretch a buck,” Howard said. “I’m going to show you how going green can actually save you green.”

Howard goes through local homes to help Georgians identify big energy wasters and explains easy steps that can be taken right away to reduce a power bill.

Find out how to cash in on green tax credits and even a recipe to make a natural household cleaner.

Then, Howard heads to the backyard to show viewers how Mother Nature can help save you big money. Ideas range from a simple step that saves hundreds on laundry expenses to growing a cheap organic garden that provides hundreds of dollars worth of fresh produce every year.

Don’t miss “Going Green for Less Green”, a Channel 2 special with Consumer Advisor Clark Howard. After the show, go to for more homemade cleaner recipes and an exclusive video on how to make your own green laundry detergent.

WHAT: Going Green for Less Green

WHO: Consumer Advisor Clark Howard

WHEN: Thursday, September 10, 2009

TIME: 8 p.m.

Presented by these Going Green Sponsors: Georgia Power, Northwest Exterminating, Mohawk Industries, and Georgia’s Own Credit Union.

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