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You Can Fold Up These Nearly Unbreakable Solar Panels And Take Them With You

Instead of one solid sheet, these highly portable panels are made from a pliable network of glitter-sized solar cells.<p>A typical solar panel–more than five feet long and encased in glass–isn’t exactly portable. But a new type of solar technology, miniaturized so that each cell is the size of a piece …

Down Memory Lane Mini - The Story Behind The Quilt

After having two boys, I saw myself as the mother of sons!<p>Even after an ultrasound informed my husband and I that our third child would most likely …

Quilting

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

Build a Portable Spray Paint Booth for Your Workshop

If you do a lot of spray painting, this clever box design keeps over-spray from ruining your stuff, helps you avoid nasty paint fumes, and is as easy …

Portable

Solar Power Is Now The World's Cheapest Energy

The drop in price is driven by investments from developing nations.<p>Over the past six years, the cost of solar energy has dropped dramatically, to the point where it is now even cheaper than wind power in emerging markets like China and India. This may be largely due to rising investments in solar …

Renewable Energy

Free Compost Bin Plans

This step by step woodworking project is about free compost bin plans. I have designed this wood compost bin so any person with minimum woodworking …

New community solar company lets everyone buy into renewable power

Arcadia Power lets renters nationwide rent their own panels<p>Buying into solar doesn’t require owning the roof above your head. With Arcadia Power, a company that launched a new nationwide community solar service earlier this month, renters across the country can now make direct investments in …

Renewable Energy

DIY Project: How to Build a Soda Can Heater

It won’t heat your whole house, but it will do a pretty good job keeping your garage, greenhouse, or other small area warm.This is a perfect DIY …

You no longer need to own a solar panel to reap the financial benefits of solar energy

For Americans, solar power can now come without the panel.<p>Solar energy isn’t an option for millions of people living in cities—who have no rooftop to call their own—or without reasonable solar prices. There are 113 million homeowners in markets with competitively-priced solar power—but because of …

6 common décor mistakes you should always avoid

We're not pointing the finger as we think we've all made at least one of these mistakes, but if we can help you not make them again, we will!<p>Looking …

Top 3 Alternative Energy Home Projects

With rising inflation and increasing prices on all utilities, it’s no wonder that many Americans today are looking for ways to cut costs wherever …

How to make a wooden tool box | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy article is about <b>how to make a wooden tool box</b>. If you have a lot of tools and want to store them in a stylish manner, the best …

6 Easy DIY Ways to Organize Hair Styling Tools in the Bathroom

You wouldn't trade your favorite curling iron for anything, and yet, you probably don't even have a designated storage space for it. Keeping your …

Solar up, coal down: U.S. shakes up energy supply

Solar power capacity in the U.S. will have nearly tripled in size in less than three years by 2017, amid an energy shakeup that has seen natural gas …

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How to Make a Treehouse: Simple Tree House Ideas

<b>How to Make a Treehouse</b> — Want to make a treehouse but don’t know how to start? Look no further; read this article to find a personal DIY treehouse …

These Solar Panels Pull Clean Drinking Water Straight From The Air

With pilot programs in Ecuador, Jordan, Mexico, and the U.S., the technology could provide a reliable, clean water to many people who don’t have it today.<p>When a family in Guayaquil, Ecuador turns on the tap for a glass of water, it doesn’t flow from city pipes–there are no city pipes. Instead, a …

The company that offered integrated solar roofs before Elon Musk

Last week Elon Musk announced SolarCity is working on a solar roof that was “not a thing on the roof” but “the roof.” The promising idea could offer …

DIY Energy Generation Projects: 7 Amazing Ideas

The ultimate goal of every respectable prepper is to get off the grid completely and live a free, happy and fulfilling life, enjoying nature and the …

Renewable Energy

How to Make a Foot-Powered Lathe, Stainless Steel Hinges from Scratch, an Angle Grinder Cut-Off Jig and More

Part 1 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Emergency Foot Powered Lathe</b><p>During his Hurricane Matthew evacuation exile, Izzy Swan made another emergency …

101 Gardening: How to make a better Strawberry Pallet Planter #Pallet_gardening

CollectCollect this now for later<p>diyforever How to Make a Better Strawberry Pallet Planter How to Make a Better Strawberry Pallet …

Tesla/SolarCity solar roof will open up a whole new market, SolarCity CEO expects big 2017

Reddit Email Comments<p>Ahead of the upcoming Tesla/SolarCity event to be held in the San Francisco on October 28, SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive tells</i> …

As prices plunge, Africa surges into clean, cheap solar energy | Reuters

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Until almost two years ago, James Mbugua, a farmer living in Karai, a village on the outskirts of Kenya’s capital, relied on kerosene to light his house, and a car battery to power his television so he wouldn’t miss the news.<p>Part of the reason he couldn’t plug …

6 Simple, Stylish Ways to Store Your Toilet Paper

Gone are the days of stacking your bath tissue on the back of your toilet. Say hello to your new toilet paper goals (seriously, who knew you could …

Why Efficiency Is Now King in Rooftop Solar Energy

More and more companies are realizing that efficiency is key in rooftop solar.<p>When <b>SolarCity</b> (NASDAQ:SCTY.DL) and <b>Tesla Motors</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) announce …

Camrose rec centre gets solar energy upgrade

Alberta's newest large-scale solar installation is now up and running in Camrose as the city's recreation centre gets an upgrade of nearly 3,000 …

Solar Power