Off The Grid Solar Power In The Winter: Does It Work? - Accidental Hippies
The prospect of moving off the grid and running a home on solar power is often exciting and intriguing, but what is the reality? How well does a solar powered home really work in the dark winter months?
Establishing a vineyard is an exciting and rewarding adventure. Like all of life’s challenges, your success or failure will be dictated by the amount of research, planning, effort and perseverance you exhibit throughout the process. If you’ve read my last few articles you know one thing is certain — there’s a lot to do before putting vines into the ground. Your vineyard “system” needs to be in perfect working condition before vines can be planted. You need to install the trellising and…
In the Future, Solar and Wind Will Be Everywhere You Look
Conventional power lives in the walls of our homes like magic, but solar and wind will be everywhere.
Vertical Farms Could Grow All the Wheat We Need—But at a Cost
For years, vertical farming has captured headlines, including on this very website. A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Monday shows the practice could revolutionize the world’s ability to grow wheat.
How Many Solar Panels Do I Need? System Size Guide | EnergySage
How many solar panels you need depends on how much electricity you consume. We’ll show you how to figure out both.
Kettering House, Tasmania, Australia The innovative home features a 4kW solar arrangement that produces electricity to run the property, in conjunction with a hydro-generator. The house creates so much excess energy that the homeowners have even bought an electric car to make use of the surplus.