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- Cost of Solar-Power Storage Batteries
The costs of solar-power storage batteries are explored in this article and how to get the best economies and long term reliability.
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We explain how solar power works and how it can be used to provide clean renewable power.
- Solar Power Facts
Establish the facts around solar power. This article explains the pros and cons of having a solar power system for your home, and how to work out the costs.
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We ask: what is climate? and how we experience the climate effects how we think about it.
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Preventing mould in your house without using expensive chemicals or solutions, managing it the DIY way.
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The Sun's Energy can be used in way different ways, we look at the various options available.
- Ecologically Sustainable Development, what it is and how you can do it
Ecologically Sustainable Development (ESD) is defined and explained in detail in this article; and how it helps you to be more green and eco friendly.
- What is R-Value, U-Value and how do they relate to insulation?
How the R-value of a buildings insulation or home is calculated and the factors that effect the final R value, and how to use it.
- What is a Trombe Wall and how can you use one?
Trombe Walls can provide free heating, cooling and ventilation. We explain how Trombe Walls work; how to build a Trombe Wall and how such a wall saves money by reducing energy usage.
- Food toxicity and how it effects you
Foods we eat can contain health risks by toxic environment contamination where they are grown or processed. This article discusses the various issues around food toxicity and how to minimize health effects.
- What is convection and how it effects your heating costs
Convection directly effects the cost of keeping your house warm in winter. This article explains what convention is and some practical tips on how to battle convection.
- The importance of building orientation
Building orientation to the Sun is important to reduce energy consumption, keeping comfortable and saving money. This article explains how best to get building orientation correct. Through a combination of benefits and opportunities the correct building orientation could save you thousands.
- What is Passive Solar?
Passive solar building design is explained and how passive solar principals are used to design green homes and buildings, and save you money.
- Keeping your home Cool in Summer or Warm in Winter for free!
How to keep cool or warm in your home by design, either in Summer or Winter, whilst reducing costs to you and the Earth..
- Pollution enhanced thunderstorms warm the planet?
From the DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, something that doesn’t make much sense to me. As shown in the diagram above, thunderstorms transport heat from the lower troposphere upwards. The heat source at the base of the atmosphere (at the...
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