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400-Watt Wall Panel Convection Heater, White

This wall panel convection heater can help you save on your heating cost. The heater can be painted to match the room decor and will operate silently and safely as there are no moving parts, no gas and no exposed heating elements. Great for a bedroom or that room that just never gets warm.


Eco Heater | 400 Watt Wall Panel Convection Heater | Home Depot Canada

from Grow Forage Cook Ferment

Do You Want to Live Off Grid?

Living off grid is a dream for many of us! Creating Your Off Grid Homestead is a great book that will help you on your journey.


Do You Want to Live Off Grid?

from WSJ

A Superhero Scrubs the Air: The Mighty Houseplant

A Superhero Scrubs the Air: The Mighty Houseplant

from the Spider's Workshop

Cooking with the sun

Cooking with the sun

An Idaho couple has a vision to cover our roadways with smart solar panels. Turns out it's a vision shared by a record number of backers on Indiegogo.

Solar-roadway backers set crowdfunding record - CNET

from Garrett Wade

Solar Powered Kit Models

8-1/2" Solar Windmill and 11" Nightlight Lighthouse are fun and easy to build, all the while providing real lessons in both engineering and solar energy.

Solar Powered Kit Models - Garrett Wade

from Upworthy

Why Going Off The Grid Isn’t Just For Conspiracy Theorists Anymore

Growing number of homeowners want to know how much solar costs, but it can sometimes be difficult to get a straight answer. To help shine a light, we took the results of over 45,000 solar estimates created by real U.S. homeowners in 2011 and put them into these maps. ( )

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How Wind Power Works

How #WindPower Works : When you talk about modern wind #turbines, you're looking at two primary designs: horizontal-axis and vertical-axis. Vertical-axis wind turbines (VAWTs) are pretty rare. The only one currently in commercial production is the Darrieus turbine, which looks kind of like an egg beater.

Modern Wind-power Technology - HowStuffWorks