July 26, 2008
Have you heard of the Earth4Energy system? I have tried building the windmills and solar panels taught in the manual, and I am here to share my thoughts and experience. It has helped me generate a ..
July 23, 2008
As you're probably aware, using wind energy to supplement or even completely provide all the power required to run your home can be an excellent way to save money. An added bonus is that you're also ..
July 22, 2008
The Problem If you're like a lot of us, you're already feeling the sting of higher energy costs. And as bad as they are right now, the likelihood of them increasing even further is almost ..
July 21, 2008
If you're planning on building a windmill or wind turbine to help reduce or even eliminate your electric bills, you're not alone. Due to the run up in energy prices, millions of others are becoming ..
July 18, 2008
The rising price of oil is causing our power bills to skyrocket. According to analysts’ prediction, this is a trend which will continue into the future, and the price of oil may escalate ..
July 17, 2008
Sooner or later, you are going to have the opportunity to pick a roof for your home. There are many choices. In the opinion of many, myself included, wood roof shingles look the best. There is, ..
July 15, 2008
Much of the “news" relating to residential wind power, and solar power for that matter, usually comes in the form of a press release. Unfortunately, the first time consumer of a particular ..
July 07, 2008
A wind generator is basically a machine with propellers which rotate causing this kinetic energy to be turned into electricity. There are “wind farms" popping up all over the place now that ..
July 07, 2008
Glass and its origins have been around since the Stone Age. The earliest glass objects can be traced back to beads and scarabs. There is evidence of many sophisticated methods, including core formed ..
July 03, 2008
It's time to step up to the plate on the oil situation and implement a multi-faceted approach. It's time to reason through the hysteria of those who complain (as several have done in recent columns ..
July 02, 2008
Given the number of stunning, almost miraculous constructions going on in Dubai, it's hard to single out one which outdoes others in its novelty, magnificence and uniqueness. Talking of uniqueness? ..
July 01, 2008
Making money from rising commodities is a great way to offset the higher prices you have to pay for everyday goods as a result of the recent so called commodities boom. Many people have noticed the ..
June 30, 2008
Wind and solar power is not fully utilized by domestic consumers, most people rely on the national grid for gas and electricity and many consider renewable energy as something for the eccentric few. .
June 07, 2008
Memories are just that. You remember them. These scenes, thoughts, words, actions are and were implanted in your mind at the time of the event. And once there they fully occupied your mind in the ..
March 26, 2008
Mobile phone manufacturer Gresso are famous for making luxurious and expensive, they have now announced two new versions of their Avantgarde mobiles. The Luna and the Sol - now they have both ..
July 26, 2007
Firstly we need to establish what the term ‘colic’ means. Colic is the term given to the build up of gases in babies causing pain and discomfort. It is not an illness or a serious medical ..
April 10, 2007
How alternative energy works is not a new concept. In fact, people have been using hydro-power for over 2000 years to grind grain and power saw mills. Hydro power is a form of alternative energy ..
March 11, 2007
Solar power is becoming a way of life for many people across the globe. From isolated communities to inner city suburbs, solar energy is becoming a very popular choice to better the environment. ..
March 03, 2007
Wind storms, snow storms, hurricanes, tornadoes, typhoons, tsunamis, you name it, they seem to be everywhere these days! And, yes, they are more frequent and dangerous than ever before. The whole ..
February 26, 2007
Offshore wind farms are becoming an increasingly popular idea, right across the world. This is down number of factors that all contribute to the argument of constructing wind turbines out at sea. ..
February 16, 2007
As fossil fuels become a more limited resource, society is casting around for new energy sources. Interestingly, a lot of interest in the ocean as an energy platform is starting to be generated. The .
February 09, 2007
One can’t go far these days without discussions of energy issues arising. Renewable energy sources are part of that discussion, but what exactly are the types available? Renewable energy is ..
January 27, 2007
When people think of wind power as a renewable energy, they tend to envision images of a couple of wind turbines twirling in the wind. The Tehachapi Wind Farm is an example of wind power on a large ..
January 27, 2007
Much of the discussion of renewable energy sounds great, but what are the practical numbers? Well, wind power started to show tangible results in 2006 in the US. Wind power is simply the harvesting ..
January 19, 2007
Wind power is considered a renewable energy source because it will be with us as long as the sun beats down on the planet. Wind is a creation of heat produced by objects warming up under the ..