When It Comes to Job Creation, Renewable Energy Outshines Fossil Fuels
Shifting from a brown to a green economy could reduce the unemployment rate and create jobs throughout the country, says PERI's Heidi Garrett-Peltier
How a Septic System Works
When it doesn't make sense to build an entire sewage collection and treatment system, septic systems are the go-to option. Simple but effective, these combinations of tank and soil remove solids from waste and send wastewater into the ground, where filtration, microbial activity and time eventually render clean water. It all seems a bit miraculous, given what we're working with. But for all the impressive work septic systems do, few people - even some of their users - really know how they…
How to Build a Wind Turbine.
How to Build a Wind Turbine.: Today I am going to show you how to build a functioning wind turbine. For our second year project we were given the task of producing a wind turbine that could power a small motor. Whichever team produced the most power would win the competition and…
Wind Powered Water Pump Make It Yourself Project | The Homestead Survival
Instructables shares a great project how to make a wind powered water pump with recycled bicycle parts. The project directions have detailed instructions