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FLA or AGM for Off Grid?

OK, so It's a trick question, I just wanted to see if anyone is alive on here.

Started by Dan Brown

2 Mar 17, 2016
Reply by Dan Brown

Alternative Energy

Does anyone have a worksheet or form to determine your household energy budget, how much solar or wind would have to geenerate to meet your…

Started by Joe Klinkhoff

1 Mar 20, 2014
Reply by Bob Lawrason

Green House in Winter

I am trying to find an alternative way to heat my small greenhouse during the winter so that I can continue to grow veggies, herbs, etc.  I…

Started by Deb Shaded Deer Schorzman

2 Mar 5, 2014
Reply by CJ Verde


Perusing through Grist today, I saw a headline from Bloomberg.com that General Electric sees solar energy becoming cheaper than fossil powe…

Started by Caroline Malcolm

2 Jun 6, 2011
Reply by Caroline Malcolm

solar powered heated watering bowls?

Hello Everyone,I'm in the process of building a little barn for goats and alpacas, and I'd like to use solar power for whatever it might ne…

Started by Christa Nelson

7 Jun 6, 2011
Reply by Caroline Malcolm

Lets talk Algae

Algae as a biodiesel,Algae as a food suppliment,Algae as a fertilizer,Algae as a animal feed,Algae as a Pharmacuetical,& Algae to clean…

Started by Larry Snyder

3 Apr 24, 2011
Reply by David Berry

Lowe's & Home Depot are starting to sell solar panels - is this a good deal?

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/greenhouse/post/2009/12/home-depot-lowes-sell-do-it-yourself-solar-panels-/1 Seems like good news…

Started by Cornelia

2 Feb 24, 2011
Reply by Erin Mitchell

Grey water systems and humanure / composting toilets

Greywater Action's web site is chock full of resourcesLow-tech Magazine's comprehensive look at how to feed the world with humanure and all…

Started by Cornelia

0 Sep 16, 2010




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