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Projects to reduce energy consumption and green house gas emissions by half. Search The Renewable Energy site for Do-It-Yourselfers Conservation Projects Electricity Insulation Duct Sealing Infiltration Insulating Window Treatments Electric Mattress Pads Vent Dryer Inside Green House Gas Emissions: Green House Gas gas reductions were estimated like this.

projects to reduce energy consumption and green house gas emissions by half

DIY Difficulty: Solar DHW + Space Heatig: Building the Collector. Search The Renewable Energy site for Do-It-Yourselfers Overview The two pictures below give an overview of the collector internals and a view of the completed collector.

Solar DHW + Space Heatig: Building the Collector

The collector is built right onto the south wall of the house with a layer of high temperature insulation separating the collector absorber plate from the siding. The absorber plate is made with half inch copper riser tubes joined to 3/4 inch upper and lower copper manifolds. The glazing is UV treated twinwall polycarbonate. This collector is a drain back design, so when the pump stops all the water in the collector drains back down and out the supply pipe in the lower right corner and into the storage tank, which is located in the crawl space below and behind the collector. Build a heliostat for solar heating and lighting. Introduction My solar tracking mirror array or “death ray” as it is affectionately referred to by my friends is actually a heliostat.

Build a heliostat for solar heating and lighting

A heliostat is technically any device that tracks the movement of the sun, but most often the term refers to a device that orients a mirror to reflect sunlight continuously onto a specific target. My heliostat consists of an array of 7 mirrors, each 1′x4′ in size mounted to a 4′x8′ plywood backing reinforced by a 2×3 frame to prevent warping. Welcome to the Solar Panel Store - Renewable Energy from the Sun.

Create A Profitable Online Store Part 2. More than half the battle of starting a successful online store involves finding the right products to sell online.

Create A Profitable Online Store Part 2

And as a result, I receive between 4-5 emails per day from readers asking me for niche ideas. I am sooo ready to start my own online business but I have no idea what to sell. Can you just give me 2 or 3 good niches and I’ll do all the work from there. Steve, I enjoyed reading your 6 step program and I was wondering if you have some good ideas that you would like to pursue but don’t have the time. The funny thing about finding the right niche is that it’s really difficult to just sit down, brainstorm mindlessly and hope to find the right product to sell.

Sure, you might get lucky and come up with a great product idea this way. In fact when I try to think of niches on my own, I often end up wasting my time on common place goods that are way too saturated or brilliant ideas that have zero demand. Here’s the thing. Product Guidelines Check out the 4 minute video below. Free download e books. Healing Herbal. Survivalism. 47 Storage Ideas To Organize And Improve You Life. Storage Ideas are always welcome and there is always need for more storage solutions to organize your home and life.

47 Storage Ideas To Organize And Improve You Life

We all need a bit of order an discipline in our daily life to make everything easier for us. We have become very busy and we live a hectic life, full of stress and problems. And at the end of the time we don’t need another problem on our hands. Storage can prove to be a huge difficulty for anyone, especially for the crowded families. Little kids end up having tons of toys laying around, occupying every tiny empty space. Storage comes in all sorts and sizes and materials and can be quite pricey if bought. Fifty (50!) Tools Which Can Help You in Writing. 99 Resources to Research & Mine the Invisible Web. College researchers often need more than Google and Wikipedia to get the job done.

99 Resources to Research & Mine the Invisible Web

To find what you're looking for, it may be necessary to tap into the invisible web, the sites that don't get indexed by broad search engines. The following resources were designed to help you do just that, offering specialized search engines, directories, and more places to find the complex and obscure. Search Engines Whether you're looking for specific science research or business data, these search engines will point you in the right direction. Turbo10: On Turbo10, you'll be able to search more than 800 deep web search engines at a time. Databases Tap into these databases to access government information, business data, demographics, and beyond.

25 Killer Websites that Make You Cleverer. It’s easy to forget that we have access to a virtually limitless resource of information, i.e. the Internet.

25 Killer Websites that Make You Cleverer

For a lot of us, this is even true at our fingertips, thanks to the ubiquity of smartphones and an ever-increasing push for online greatness by tech engineers all over the world. DIY Home. Prep 1. PREP Projects. Homesteading. Manuals and Resources. Grant Thompson - "The King of Random". Call it "Mad Science", or just a "Quest for Discovery".

Grant Thompson - "The King of Random"

These are some of my experiments, and "Random Weekend Projects" Subscribe! New videos every week! WARNING: In many cases, these projects are dangerous and pose risks of personal, or property damage, injury, and in some cases, death. There are very possibly other risks of which I am not fully aware. There are some mind-blowing loopholes in this version of life, that for some reason, haven't been issued a patch. Survival Podcast. Tools: Tips, Info & Homemade Tools.