Green Energy Futures
People everywhere are interested in cleaner, greener more sustainable forms of energy. This board is dedicated to sharing people's ideas, projects, photos and stories. See our stories at www.greenenergyfutures.ca
Green Energy Futures
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*A super wide view of the great room in the sea container cabin shows the hub and spoke design, the elevated water tower and the windows that make the great room a bright, open space in the cabin. Photo David Dodge, GreenEnergyFuture...
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This Wilderness Shipping Container Home Offers the Perfect Off-Grid Lifestyle
Earthship rising - the video story of Green Energy Futures editor, Duncan Kinney and his family building an Earthship in southern Alberta.
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Testimonials Archives - Earthship Blogs
82. How we built our own Earthship, a radically sustainable, off-grid home on the prairie | Green Energy Futures
Net Zero 101. The Millcreek net-zero home features solar awnings and good passive solar design making it easy to get to net zero. Blog-Vidoe-Podcast.
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Casas Pasivas de consumo nulo Passivhaus
Net-zero 101: A home that gives as much energy as it receives
Beautiful narrow-lot infill housing reduces your energy footprint (and costs) and rejuvenates mature neighbourhoods!
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Chasing Net-Zero Through Location and Innovation
The incredible rise of Net Zero homes has the potential to change the energy profile of housing everywhere. Pretty amazing for an idea with a history of less than a decade!
The incredible rise of Net Zero homes has the potential to change the energy profile of housing everywhere. Pretty amazing for an idea with a history of less than a decade! #ecofriendly #change #greenfuture #greenhomes www.ampleearth.com
Slide Show - Huff Post - Net Zero 101 - Homes that produce as much energy as they consume!
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The Rise of Net-Zero Homes
79. Net-zero Beautiful - Sustainability through design and location - see the amazing home of home designer Louis Pereira who built a beautiful family home on a 25-foot lot - close to schools, close to parks and close to work. We also visit the Spo'pi Solar House and Kim Gould one of the more than 100 University of Calgary students who designed and built the 2011 entry in the Solar Decathlon competition in Washington DC.
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(Part 2 of 4) Net Zero Beautiful - Sustainability through design and location
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Introducing a People's Choice Award! Vote @David Dodge, Green Energy Futures #yeg #yyc #sustainability
CKUA Podcast: 69. Laneway homes: sustainable Inner city housing that's near net zero by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud. This is the amazing story of lane homes a new way of building affordable homes in the inner city.
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69. Laneway homes: sustainable Inner city housing that's near net zero
67. Harvest Power: Turning greasy, gooey food waste into energy and compost by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud
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62. Energy Efficiency - how energy efficiency could save Albertans $1.5 billion by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud
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VIDEO - the electric bike is so cool, it just might be the most efficient form of urban transportation on the planet, aside from the pedal bike of course! E59: The time has come for the electric bike - YouTube
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The time has come for the electric bike ! @David Dodge, Green Energy Futures
58. The upside of banning inefficient incandescent light bulbs in Canada by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud
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The upside of banning inefficient incandescent light bulbs in Canada by greenenergyfutures on SoundCloud
VIDEO - How to build a Rocket Mass Heater. It's a better burning wood stove that was inspired by the Rocket Stove, an ultra efficient little cooking stove designed to help people all over the world cook more safely and efficiently.
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How To Build Rocket Mass Heaters / Stoves
Get rich and save the world – A look at cleantech entrepreneurship and the MaRS Cleantech practice and fund. Tom Rand offers the four key ingredients for a successful clean tech venture that just might tap the emerging $3-4 trillion clean tech market!
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What if solar modules were twice as efficient and even lower cost than they already are? Morgan Solar a ray of sunshine for the solar energy business.
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Morgan Solar a ray of sunshine for the solar energy business
Energy storage is the Holy Grail of clean energy. This Community Energy Storage system was installed by eCAMION in North York, Ontario. Energy storage could help us use 20 - 50% and even more clean renewable energy on the grid.
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March 17, 2014: Last week Tesla, an electric car manufacturer based in Palo Alto, made national news by announcing it intends to launch a “Gigafactory” to produce lithium-ion batteries for at least 500,000 vehicles by 2020. Read more...
Meet Cam Carver, the CEO of Temporal Power a company developing energy storage for the Grid, the Holy Grail of clean energy!
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Energy storage, the holy grail of clean energy! The key to greening the grid past 20% is energy storage, what technology will capture this $10.4 billion emerging market? Check out our story!