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From an environmental perspective, solar power is the best thing going. A 1.5 kilowatt PV system will keep more than 110,000 pounds of carbon dioxide,

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from TechCrunch

These are Tesla’s stunning new solar roof tiles for homes

These are Tesla’s stunning new solar roof tiles for homes  Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk wasn’t kidding when he said that the new Tesla solar roof product was better looking than an ordinary roof: the roofing replacement with solar energy gathering powers does indeed look great. It’s a far cry from the obvious and somewhat weird aftermarket panels you see applied to roofs after the fact today. The solar roofing comes in four distinct… Read More #GreenTech #TC #Te

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from Instructables.com

TRIPLE YOUR SOLAR ARRAY'S OUTPUT!

Solar panels are cheap, and due to improvements in manufacturing, economies of scale and other factors, they are getting even cheaper. But, that leaves most of us with the problem of where to put them. While solar panels are easy to come by, land and roof space to put them on is not. If fact, it is quite the opposite; solar panels get cheaper while property prices increase. The results of the new and original concept presented here are astonishing. After performing this experiment we'll…

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from Knowledge Weighs Nothing

The Benefits & Principles of DIY Hydro-Electricity

If you are looking for alternate power sources or want to get off the grid, Small hydro electricity generation systems sometimes offer more economic advantages for home owners than solar power, and tend to last longer than solar panels do. It’s a fact that energy makes our lives…

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from Inhabitat

INFOGRAPHIC: How to Achieve Energy Independence Through Off-Grid Living

infographic, energy independence, green design, sustainable design, renewable energy, green energy, clean tech, self-sufficient living

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Floating Island -- I particularly love the underwater viewing deck and the fact that it's covered with solar panels. Want!

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from eHow

How to build a portable solar panel system

How to build a portable solar panel system By eHow Contributor - This gave me an idea to create a portable solar power generator. It is not an original idea, and I found a ton of sites online that show you how to make one. This thing can be used to provide power on a boat, to a shed, in a cabin, on an RV, while camping, or even in emergencies. Here is how to do it!

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