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Posts in category RES

Poland Just Unveiled A Gl...

Cycling is one of the most eco-friendly ways to travel, and thanks to this solar-powered bike lane that glows in the dark, it just got even moreso. The luminous blue cycling strip, which can be found near Lidzbark Warminski in the north of Poland, was created by TPA Instytut Badań Technicznych Sp. z o.o. It’s […]

Stockholm family wraps ho...

The average temperature in Stockholm in January is -3°C (27°F). For Marie Granmar and Charles Sacilotto it can be much warmer thanks to the greenhouse that blankets their home. “For example at the end of January it can be -2°C outside and it can be 15 to 20°C upstairs,” explains Sacilotto. He was inspired to […]

Charge your Phone with th...

The Bioo Team presents Bioo Lite, the plant pot that charges your phone with electricity from plants’ photosynthesis. The system inludes a chemical and biological hybrid cell in order to reduce the scale of a normal one square meter Bioo-Panel for a home use.

How to make a Wind turbin...

The Blades – Wind turbine workshop EP1 from Logic is Overrated on Vimeo. Teachers | Professores: Eirbyte Renewable Energy ( eirbyte.ie ) Hosts | Organização: Cooperativa Sítio ( sitiocoop.com ) The Alternator pt II – Wind turbine workshop EP3 from Logic is Overrated on Vimeo.

Homemade Air Conditioner

Don’t spend hundreds of dollars on a portable A/C for your home, just build one for $8 dollars and 10 minutes of your time! You can pick up a Styrofoam cooler for about $4 at most stores. Dryers vents cost about $2 dollars a pop. All you need after that is an old fan and […]

Building a Water Heating ...

In this video you see how you can built the water heating solar panels. The current system of twenty panels have the capability to collect 500,000 BTU per sunny day. typically you collect about 300,000 BTU, Still that is enough to easily heat our house for a day.

How to Build a Solar Bott...

Light up dark areas in your home during daytime using this green and sustainable concept. Recycle used clear plastic soda bottles, add water+bleach, then install. After installation this solar light bulb can provide approximately 55 watts of light from the sun! The communities who benefit from this idea live in areas where the houses hardly have […]

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