Water Tank, definition of
- Water Tank
A water tank is a storage device for the safe storage of water. They can be made from concrete, plastic or steel and can be so engineered to store drinkable water for a long time safely. Water tanks are often a fixed installation either under or besides a property. In a home context they often used to harvest rain water from roofs for use either around the garden or to supply tap water.
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- Choosing a water tank
Water tanks, they come in so many different sizes and forms, it is often hard to work out what to choose and why, we can help..
- Fixing a solar hot water controller
Fixing a broken solar hot water controller need not be that expensive
- Cloud feedback wrong in climate models, paper
A recent paper by Miller et al 2012 in the AMS Journal indicates that the climate models could be out by a factor of 19 with respect to actual cloud feedback.
- Droughts in the USA, not
It appears that NASA's James Hansen has been caught out spreading unproven conclusions about droughts in the USA, when in actually it is not the case.
- Food - the other inconvenient truth
Informative talk by Jonathan Foley on how our drive to produce yet more and more food is affecting our planet.
- Maths Bug on Android updated
The Maths Bug app on Android has undergone major updates..
- If you want a democracy to fail...
A video well worth watching that underlines what this is all about.
- The Denial Escalator
Commentary on the supposed Denial Escalator and who really is in denial?
- Renewable power cannot reproduce base load availability
We look at the question of whether renewable power is able to provide 100% coverage for base load and therefore remove the need for it.
- Hot Water Heat Pumps - are they a rip off
We have a quick look at the cost benefits behind heating hot water using a heat pump...
- Lets the climate models tell the truth we want to see..
Climate models are just that, a model, based on assumptions and theories. Their accuracy is limited not only through the complexities of the climatic systems they model but also by the conclusions researchers want to see from them..
- More exact monthly means...
Following up with more data set pairs showing the difference in accuracy between min/max daily monthly means and taking the mean of all hourly measurements in that month..
- What exactly is a monthly mean?
A lot of climate analysis is done using the monthly mean temperature. Given that data is quite often available for hourly measurements I thought I'd have a look at whether creating a monthly mean straight off all the hourly measurements would produce a difference; initial findings indicate it does.
- Australia has a growing obesity problem
Australia has a big problem, obesity is now the #1 preventable cause of death..
- Global Warmings unscientific method
Peer review seems to be more about peer pressure when trying to publish anything that goes against the Global Warming group think.
- Australian Bureau of Meterology tweaking the climatic data?
Its seems that the Australian Bureau of Meteorology might have been tweaking the data a bit to show false warming..
- Costs overruns for school buildings
It appears that the Australian school building program is having its fair share of 'cost overruns'..
- Climate Rage
Climate Rage - don't get mad - get even.
- The Green Web Directory is Online
Our Green Directory is up and running
- Solar Power - hidden costs
Solar power is all the rage at the moment, we had a look at some quotes and found it is not as good a deal as it looks.
- Climate Change killed my cat..
It seems that everything from Floods through to Fires through to droughts is being blamed on global warming and climate change. I think this is oversimplifying the story and ignoring local changes we have caused.
- Is keeping data private 'normal practise' in climate research?
It seems Phil Jones thinks its perfectly normal to do research and publish said research whilst withholding data.
- Yet another Climate Change department?
Seems the AU government are busy producing yet more Co2 via civil servants for climate change.
- Act on Co2 - the advert..
Ofcom in the UK is investigating a climate change advert which really takes things too far.
- Met Office proposes to make Data Set Verifiable
The UK Met Office want to put in place a collation of station data that is publicly accessible.
- Cover-More, you drink and its cover-less..
If you have Cover-More insurance, don't travel and do any drinking if you want to remain insured - thats the finding of a recent Today Tonight special.
- Is ETS a lame duck?
The Emissions Trading Scheme looks to be stuck in the Senate. Does this mean it will fail?
- A failure to insulate
It appears the Rudd governments insulation rebate scheme is beyond repair...
- Climate Change bullies?
Climate Change Scientists seem to believe they are being bulled...
- Sydney transport - oh what a fine mess!
Yet more politically motivated tweaking of the Sydney transport system..
- National Climate Change Forum response
This is in response to the National Climate Change Forum being held in Adelaide.
- What is the fuss with biochar??
Given the sudden interest in the media on biochar one would think a way of really saving the world has been discovered...
- Bush Fires and being Green, can you do both?
Given that bush fires cause a lot of destruction and environmental damage, can we manage them and be green at the same time?
- Is the Australian Stimulus package green enough?
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