Building a bridge to renewable energy
The Solar Wind bridge concept harnesses solar energy through a grid of solar cells embedded in the road surface and wind energy through turbines integrated into the spaces between the bridge’s pillars.
Simple DIY Solar Powered Projects For Preppers
Here is a collection of solar powered projects that could help you get off the grid quicker than you can say electricity.
Learn How You Can Have FREE WiFi In Your RV
Looking for free WiFi in your RV? Some RVing families have gotten creative and found some really great ways to have free WiFi no matter where they roam.
Its Easy to Learn How to Make Solar Panels
Plenty of people have been looking into installing solar panels in an effort to combat rising energy costs.When most of these people see the prices of the professionally installed panels they realize it may not be a luxury they can afford. There is an easier, more cost efficient way to harness power from the sun and that is to learn how to make solar panels for your self. A very interesting development is the availability of guides/video tutorials, on how to make your own solar panels, a…
Build Your Own Solar Power Generator for under $150. - Solar Burrito
Build Your Own PORTABLE Solar Generator Want to build your own portable solar power generator to take with you on camping trips or for use in an emergency? I’ll show you how below, it’s easier than you...
Solar Panels: Power Homes and Helping the Environment
Its fascinating learning about all the benefits of solar energy. It is amazing how 1 hour of power from the sun is equivalent to 1 year of power for t
Green Energy Tax Credits for Home Improvement & Energy Efficiency
Interested in making your home more green - and perhaps saving money on energy expenses? Learn how you can earn tax energy and efficiency tax credits here.
smallest rocket mass heater (wood burning stoves forum at permies)
About trying to build a small rocket mass heater that I could just put on my hearth and have the exhaust go up my chimney. . Im guessing if i make the burn chamber with firebricks it might be too big. Can i make the burn chamber out of cob?.
How to Make a PVC Solar Hot Water Heater | Hunker
Building a PVC pipe solar hot water heater can reduce or eliminate the need to use "grid" power to heat water for the home. By using PVC pipe encased in a heat-building box, then installing this box in a location that receives ample sunlight, the water is heated and pumped into the home using thermal energy.
Solar Generators: Clean, Portable Power | Mother Earth News
Discover how solar generators can be a smart alternative to conventional generators which require gasoline or diesel fuel, which can be expensive.
Nanosolar prints solar panels onto sheets of aluminum foil, grabs $70M
Solar company Nanosolar believes that solar panels don’t have to be heavy slabs. That’s why it developed a way to print solar cells as thin as a sheet of aluminum foil.
DIY Solar Panels – A Step-By-Step Guide - Home Solar and Wind Info
Building your own diy solar panels is easier than you probably think. With the right knowledge, a few simple tools and enough drive, virtually anyone can build their own diy solar panels and save a lot of money over what you would pay for pre-built panels. I built my first DIY solar panel in a weekend ... Read more DIY Solar Panels – A Step-By-Step Guide