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Forget zero emissions, this home produces more energy than it uses

<i>Image via Snøhetta</i><p>The Norwegians have done it again. In their relentless quest to be the best at everything (free university education, happy people, …

How thousands of rough wooden logs protect this pavilion from solar radiation

As the Milan Expo continues, we find ourselves delving deeper into each pavilion's design. The big surprise this year is Uruguay's striking entry. …

Solar Power Towers Are 'Vaporizing' Birds

But they aren't the deadliest energy source for our feathered friends<p>The Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project in Nevada is set to come online in March. Once completed, it will use thousands of mirrors to focus sunlight on a tower, melting millions of pounds of salt contained inside. The molten salt …

World’s First Airborne Wind Turbine to Bring Renewable Energy and WiFi to Alaska

Wind turbines have become airborne! An enormous helium-filled wind turbine will soon float over the city of Fairbanks, Alaska to produce enough …

Rayton's new super-efficient, affordable solar panels could trump fossil fuels

Striking another blow to the oil and gas industries, an American solar company has developed technology that can produce super-efficient solar power …

Clean Energy

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How to green your home - without wasting money

Will solar panels really cut your fuel bills? Jeff Howell has the answers - and they may surprise you<p>Everybody wants to cut their fuel bills, and many people are concerned about “saving the planet” by reducing their use of fossil fuels. So what are best ways of achieving these aims?<p>Read: a Green …

Home Improvement

Articles about 6 traditional homes modern additions on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>We believe that building a new addition (or many) to your home is exciting.<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few months, weeks, or even days, then a home on wheels...<p>A …