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Archive for July, 2011

The Green Utopia

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Think about a place where you do not have an electric bill, you no longer have a need to purchase gas, and the air is cleaner, we stop losing wild life to our polluting ways. This is all possible with renewable energies. All renewable energies have their advantages and disadvantages, but compared to fossil fuels there is only upside. Sure the technology is not completely there yet, and its not yet ready to take over the major energy production, but I ask you why? Once we began to adopt this better future, momentum will begin to swing its way.

Why Solar Energy

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Solar energy is the most technologically advanced of our clean renewable energies. It has a wide variety of applications, it can be applied to homes, cars, businesses, street lamps, along with a multitude of others. There have been recent technological advances that not only would allow solar panels to be more effective, but also be used in places in which space is a concern. The more people who use or adopt the use of solar panels to help curb their dependence on the electric company, the more research and growth will speed development of better solar solutions.

Eco-Friendly Tips That Everybody Can Do Regularly

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Earth’s natural resources are being used up at an unbelievable rate. A number of forests are vanishing to make way for more homes. The waste material from individuals is continuously being poured into rivers. Day after day, pollution from industrial facilities, airplanes, automobiles, and hundreds of other sources contaminate the air that we breathe. The ecosystem demands the citizens of the world to improve their ways, in order to slow down the deterioration. The next few paragraphs will concentrate on ways that we can live green and happy.

Why Renewable Energy?

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

This is a huge reason to begin to relinquish our addiction to fossil fuels and begin using a collection of renewable resources. Most of these energies are completely clean and leave no risk to our health or the environments health!

Solar Patio Lights: The Reasons Behind Their Popularity

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Solar patio lights are one of the many options for providing lighting on your patio or your garden. However, compared with other choices, solar patio lights are the most popular. They are popular for many reasons; they are cost-effective, eco-friendly, decorative and durable, and most of all, affordable.

Enphase Energy Grid Tie Micro Inverter

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

Enphase Energy makes a range of micro inverters and energy management products for consumer solar products. This article introduces their products lines, how they work together, and how they help people adopt the advantages of solar energy.

Solar Energy Is Becoming Very Popular

Monday, July 11th, 2011

It is becoming more important for people around the world to reduce their energy costs, greenhouse gases, and their dependence on fossil fuels. Solar energy is becoming a very popular energy alternative because the energy is there and all a person has to do is take advantage of it. There are a few reasons people haven’t looked at solar power in the past and that is because of our governments. Ask yourself, how many times you’ve seen a solar power ad on television. You really don’t see solar energy installers advertising their installation methods do you?

Choosing a Battery Disconnect Switch

Friday, July 8th, 2011

A common component that DIY solar builders often forget to include is a battery disconnect switch. These electrical switches are specially designed for switching large currents and are frequently used in 12 volt power systems such as boats, heavy duty trucks, and solar systems.

How Political Hypocracy Kick Started The Solar Power Revolution

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

It wasn’t so long ago that it looked like the promise of renewable energy would turn out to be somewhat empty, but then the hubris and pious platitudes of politicians caught up with them and they became unlikely evangelists of this technology.

Residential Solar Power Systems

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

It makes a lot of sense to go for renewable residential solar power for use in our homes because the times are changing, the costs of fuel are skyrocketing and inflation will soon force people into the darkness unless they do something. The sun provides us with a lot of energy which go to waste but you can make use of it to power your home. There are many benefits of residential solar power that I will point out in this post to help you make the right decision.