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Nut-Free Super Easy Protein Bar Recipe | shopswell

Ingredients:<p>68 grams freeze-dried strawberries,<br>68 grams unsweetened shredded coconut,<br>68 grams vanilla whey protein powder,<br>68 millilitres coconut …

Leslie Beck: How do I lose weight but maintain – and gain – muscle?

<b>Question</b><p>I'm a 40-year-old male who needs to lose 20 pounds. I've cut my calorie intake and I am working out five days a week – a mix of cardio and free weights. How much protein do I need to eat to maintain muscle – even gain a little – while I lose body fat?<p><b>Answer</b><p>To lose body fat and maintain …

Nutrition

45+ Creative Uses Of PVC Pipes In Your Home And Garden

PVC pipe is one of those ordinary construction materials that is cheap to buy, readily available and easy to work with. You can cut it, paint it, …

Keep It Down! Build Noise Insulation Panels for Your Shop or Studio

If you use your garage as a home workshop, things can get noisy at times. This is generally acceptable, but if your child is sleeping and you’d like to use a miter saw, or you want to run your CNC router while others are watching TV, a little noise reduction can be quite helpful. Here’s one option …

Brooklyn’s ‘Microgrid’ Did Its First Solar Energy Sale

Brooklyn Microgrid is trying to build a neighbor-to-neighbor green energy market using the Ethereum blockchain.<p>A Brooklyn company, Brooklyn Microgrid, is looking to make it effortless for neighbors to sell each other excess solar energy through a blockchain-verified system. And on Monday, the …

New Ultrathin Solar Cells Are Light Enough to Sit on a Soap Bubble

Scientists have created the thinnest, lightest solar power cells yet — so lightweight that they can be draped on top of a soap bubble without popping …

World's First Solar Airport No Longer Pays Electricity Bills

Cochin International Airport, the world’s first 100 percent solar airport, is generating so much power from its massive solar array that the airport …

[TA Deals] This Go Green 50,000mAh Solar Power Bank is only $35 (64% off)

Are you always finding your smartphone dead by mid-afternoon? Most of us need our smartphones to last longer, especially if we have extra activities …

Powerbank

Turning Windows into Solar Panels

National Labs are taking a fresh approach to solar power by harnessing the power of quantum dots.

The Fastest Street-Legal Electric Car Is a Chevrolet Corvette

Sorry, Tesla.<p>It would be easy to assume the Tesla Model S is the fastest electric car in the world. The P90D can, after all, hit 60 mph in less than 2.8 seconds and is limited to a top speed of 155 mph. But no, it doesn't hold the record as the fastest electric car in the world. That record belongs …

Sports Cars

Why are energy firms U-turning on green agenda now?

Lobbying group has been on wrong side of carbon debate for far too long, so should we really believe that this is more than just words?<p>The decision by Britain’s most powerful energy lobby group to take a positive stance on building a low-carbon economy is a significant moment.<p>It gives major impetus …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

In Electric Vs. Fuel Cell Vehicle Debate, Daimler CEO Comments Bode Well For Tesla

Daimler's CEO said electrics “could prevail” over hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, lending the German car giant’s weight to the ongoing debate.<p>The CEO’s comments are important because Daimler is looking at both technologies and could be considered a relatively neutral party.<p>“One has to recognize, …

14 DIY Branch Projects You'll Definitely Want to Stick in Your Home

How a Single Tax Credit Dominates U.S. Solar

Over the last few weeks some of the largest solar panel makers and solar project developers in the U.S. have announced their quarterly and annual …

Electric cars 'will be cheaper than conventional vehicles by 2022'

Analysis predicts that the total cost of ownership of electric cars will dip below those with internal combustion engines in 2022<p>Electric cars will be cheaper to own than conventional cars by 2022, according to a new report.<p>The plummeting cost of batteries is key in leading to the tipping point, …

Electric Vehicles

SunPower CEO: ‘Fundamentals for Solar Have Never Been Better’

In SunPower CEO Tom Werner's words: "Bottom line -- we posted record Q4 and 2015 results."<p>He said, "Fundamentals for solar have never been better," …

Solar Power

SunPower Breaks World Record for Efficient Solar Panels

Solar giant SunPower announced on Monday that it can now make a solar panel that can convert 22.8% of the sunlight that hits it into electricity. …

Lessons Learned From SolarCity’s First Home Energy Storage Installs, Updated

SolarCity has reservations for at least 65 energy storage systems in California, according to the latest SGIP summary. (SGIP is California's Self …

France Wants To Install 1,000 Km Of Solar Roadways Over The Next Five Years

In 2014, the Netherlands built the world’s first solar bike path, a 70-metre stretch named SolaRoad. The proof of concept performed even better than expected, generating, after six months, enough electricity to power a small household for a year.<p>Successful and fascinating as it is, the project is …

Clean Energy

Morocco Just Switched On The World's Largest Solar Plant

When completed, the site will cover an area larger than the country's capital, Rabat, and will make Morocco’s solar plant the largest in the world. …

Renewable Energy