How Many Solar Panels Needed To Power A Home?
How big a solar power system do you need? How many solar panels system will you need? These questions answered; plus a handy solar calculator.
Make a Solar Water Heater for Under $5
Instructables user, TheNaib, has written a tutorial on how to create a solar thermal water heater for under five dollars. It will involve a fair amount of DIY, but nothing too complicated. It's designed as a fun project, but with some tweaking it could
How To Make A Battery That Lasts Forever
As it stands now, to live off the grid, a person needs solar power. The one problem with this is getting enough power on cloudy days. That could be changing in the distant future. The answer is a Dickens Magnesium Battery. It is also called a Galvanic Cell Battery. This cell was discovered in the…
A water pump that needs no electricity or fuel!
Marvin of AID Foundation in the Philippines explains how their ram pump works. It requires no electricity, gas or diesel, operating solely off of built up pr...
Fancy.com | Fancy What You Find & Buy What You Fancy!
Fancy is the place for you to find amazing things curated by our global community. Discover and collect the things you love, and buy it all in one place!
How to Set Up a Solar Panel Powered Homesteading Shed Project
This simple tutorial of how to set up a solar panel powered homesteading shed project shows in detail how the sun's ray can be stored in a battery bank to
Adding Lighting to a Fence
This guide is about adding lighting to a fence. The addition of lights on a fence can light a patio or just improve safety and security after dark.
Solar Air Heating with Solar Air Heaters
U.S. Solar Heating manufactures Solar Air Heaters and Solar Air Heating Systems that utilize sunlight to warm your building and reduce monthly energy bills.
Want to Cut Your Power Bill? These States Help You Get Free Solar Panels
If you’ve been wanting solar panels for your home, but have considered them too expensive, you’re in luck. We found a way to save thousands installing them.
Bladeless Wind Turbine Could Be 2X as Efficient as Conventional Designs
This type of wind turbine is poised to leap onto the wind power scene, this time without blades, twice as efficient and half the price of conventional wind turbines.
Solar System Design: What to Know Before You Start - Renewable Energy - Farm Collector
Proper solar system design is essential to ensure successful and safe do-it-yourself photovoltaic systems that generate the maximum amount of power.
DIY Solar Mason Jar Lantern
Well, the local school had graduation this week and since it has been in the 80's down here for the last few days, I've been dreaming ab...
Designing Your Solar Electric System - Common Sense Homesteading
Designing Your Solar Electric System - Choosing between a central inverter system, microinverters or AC panels. Sizing the system for safety, space & load.