Renewable Energy

The best advice on energy efficiency, solar power, wind energy, living off the grid, and more.
In the past year, a hopeful number of organizations, townships, companies and universities have decided to divest funds they once held in the fossil fuel industry—a good move for the environment, and for long-term financial security.

Pedal-powered grain mill Pedal Power for Your Grain Grinder
This cool kit turns any bicycle into an electricity-free means of producing freshly ground grains.
Microhydro turbine Homestead Hydropower
Harness the power of flowing water to generate clean electricity for your homestead.
Wood pellets Turn Waste Wood Into Home Heat
Traditional woodstove not right for you? Pellet stoves offer a more convenient method of home heating that still taps this renewable energy source.
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