Wouldn't you love to heat your home with free energy from the sun? Here are some simple, inexpensive, do-it-yourself solar projects that can reduce your heating bills.
A solar calculator gives a cost estimate for a solar set-up based on location, climate and electric bills. Originally published as “Calculate Your Solar Needs Online” in the Feburary/March 2006 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.
Learn about Sun Farm Network’s initiative to provide solar power to New Jersey farmers. Originally published as "New Jersey Farms Grow Energy" in the February/March 2006 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.
Tax credits for energy-efficient home improvements; blower door tests to fix drafty houses; and preventing window condensation.
If we are going to shift to renewable energy before oil and gas run out, we need to shift taxpayer subsidies from fossil fuels to renewables.
Making these easy, inexpensive changes will slash your heating bill this winter.
Questions about alternative energy are answered by author Scott Sklar.
The American Wind Energy Association is predicting a record-breaking year for wind power.