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Sources Of Renewable Energy For The Home

With the increasing focus on global warming and potential future oil shortages, people are starting to think more about renewable energy sources. This is important, because there are many ideas that with the proper impetus behind them, could go a long ways towards alleviating both the environmental and social problems related to power. But only a tiny percentage of these ideas are actually in use or being implemented. Continue reading

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Are Wind Turbines Really Safe?

Changing wind power into electricity is the reason for deploying wind turbines. If you imagine an old-fashion plane propeller posted on top of an extremely high tower, this is exactly the way wind turbines appear. Electricity is produced by the generator, housed inside the turbine casing. Whenever the rotor is turned by the wind, the motor inside generates power. As with many types of power generators, magnets as well as copper wires comprise the motor and create a charge any time the rotor spins. Continue reading

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Make Your Own DIY Solar Panels and Save!

The notion of using solar electricity to power your households energy needs is not new, what is new is the number of DIY solar electricity options that have sprung up, in particular there are large numbers of DIY guides available on the internet that promise to save you hundreds of dollars by slashing your energy bills by as much as 80% and save you thousands off the purchase and installation of a retail kit. Continue reading

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Solar Panel Kits – Why You Should Get One

Currently there is a lot of interest in building your own solar panel kits and no wonder, the savings you stand to make are substantial. Many homeowners who build their own solar panels report savings as much 80% cut from their annual energy bills. Continue reading

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