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Efficient homes come from Town Planning & Regulations

Our homes may be a source of safety, comfort and stability — but they also represent a considerable slice of our country’s carbon emissions (over 20 percent, according to the latest estimate from the…

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Alternative Building and Construction at UNM-Taos

UNM-Taos offers Course Credit for new Alternative Building & Construction Class. Including earthship technology, on-site and in-class. June 3 – July 26, 2019. Summer 2019: June 3 – July 26…

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Advanced Solar PV Certification Earthship Ohio

Anticipating the desire for people to advance their knowledge and skills in renewable energy technology and begin advanced-level careers in the solar PV industry, ETA® International hosted an…

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The Most Profitable Micro Hydro-power Plant

Using a low-pressure design, we have developed a new kind of turbine that will not harm the local ecosystem. Rivers are a force of nature. We feel the need to use them for energy, but only in such a…

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Micro-Hydro Power – Pros and Cons

Small-scale micro hydro power is both an efficient and reliable form of energy, most of the time. However, there are certain disadvantages that should be considered before constructing a small hydro…

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Fixtures for your Sustainable Minded Home.

Being a steward of the environment means evaluating how many resources you and your family consume and consistently looking for ways to reduce your carbon footprint. The good news is that it’s pretty…

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High Electric Bill? Here is How to Reduce Your Electric Bill.

High electric bill? Here are some reasons why, and what you can do to lower it. Your grocery receipt is itemized, your new car window sticker lists all your options, even your mobile bill breaks down…

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How To Get Well Water Without Electricity

Considering that most disasters can cause serious disruptions in the water supply and the importance of water for survival, putting in a well is a great idea. Of all the possible sources for water,…

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How to Make Your Home More Energy-Efficient, and Smart

During the long, cold slog from January to spring, it’s a time-honored tradition to stay inside, snuggle under blankets, and watch competing Fyre Festival documentaries back to back. But even though…

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San Francisco First U.S. City to Require Solar Panels on New Construction

San Francisco Passes Law Requiring Solar Panels on New Buildings. San Francisco Board of Supervisors member Scott Wiener released a statement (April 19, 2016) saying that the board has approved a law…

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