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Top Five Micro Wind Turbines You Need To Know

They have been around for centuries, but they are quickly becoming the darlings of the eco-friendlies and clean energy nuts. Windmills, or in this …

Renewable Energy

Biogenic, bacteria-powered solar cells can generate electricity even under overcast skies

<i></i>Their cell generated a current stronger than any previously recorded from such a device, and worked as efficiently in dim light as in bright light. …

Solar Panels

7 Benefits of Microgrids You Probably Don’t Know

Here are seven ways in which microgrids can help deliver the clean and reliable energy we need in the future.<p>A Microgrid is a group of energy sources …

Renewable Energy

Organic Mega Flow Battery: A Breakthrough for Renewable Energy

Harvard recently developed a new type of flow battery that could revolutionize mass electrical storage, rendering renewable energy resources as the …

Renewable Energy

How to Write the Perfect Business Plan: A Comprehensive Guide | Inc.com

Maybe you think you don't need a step by step guide to writing a great business plan. Maybe you think you don't need a template for writing a business plan. After all, some entrepreneurs succeed without writing a business plan. With great timing, solid business skills, entrepreneurial drive, and a …

Small Business

Slow Cooker Breakfast Burrito Bowls Want You to Hit Snooze

<b>Brown the sausage and set aside to cool.</b> Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Add the sausage and cook, breaking up any large clumps of sausage …

Slow Cookers

3 Foods You Probably Eat That Are Dangerous For Your Brain According To Science

Seven years ago, Max Lugavere was sitting at the dinner table when he asked his mother to pass the salt. The simple request should have take a fraction of a second, but it took his mother three or four. Those were the first signs that something was wrong. Within a few months, he and his brother …

Nutrition

11 German Fairytale Villages You Need to Visit At Least Once

Those of you who have Germany on their travel bucket list probably dream about enchanting castles, alpine views, the wild Berlin nightlife and …

European Travel

Yes, You Can Lose Belly Fat Without Working Out — Here's How

Losing belly fat is no easy feat. It requires you to work hard and pay close attention to your daily habits. You might think that working out for hours on end is the best way to shed excess fat around your midsection, but that's not true. You can lose belly fat without exercising at all, in fact, …

Nutrition

Amazing solar panel device that could change the world goes open source

When you picture solar power, you might think of the enormous Ivanpah solar power plant in California (the largest in the world) or huge tracts of …

Solar Panels

The gorgeous grain bowl you’re going to want to eat all summer long

Presented by Bob’s Red Mill®<p>It’s *officially* summertime when you start making seasonal upgrades in the kitchen, swapping out warming staples like …

Healthy Eating

How to explore a new city like a local — with a local

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>My wife Karen and I walked briskly down the Quai du Port, a brick-paved, sun splashed …

City Halls

Manistee, MI Mountain Bike Trails | Mountain biking in Manistee, MI

Mountain Bike Trails near Manistee, MI<p>1<p><b>Copper Harbor Trails</b><br>Copper Harbor, MI<p>2<p><b>Noquemanon Trails Network: South Marquette Trails</b><br>Marquette,</b> …

Mountain Biking

Amazon 'Prime Day' 2018 Preview: Best Echo, Echo Dot, Fire TV, Kindle, HDTV Deals

<i>This post was created by the Contributor in partnership with BestBlackFriday, which specializes in holiday season sales. The deals highlighted within this post were independently selected by the Contributor and if you buy something using one of these links, neither Forbes, the Contributor nor</i> …

Shopping

The 7 Things Solar Panel Makers Don’t Want You To Know

Installing solar panels in your home can lower your environmental footprint and your monthly bills, but there are also some disadvantages you should …

Solar Power

Ford is saying goodbye to cars and hello to batteries

Ford made waves recently when it announced it would stop producing cars (except for the iconic Mustang) -- in favor of SUVs, trucks and other large vehicles -- for the United States. It wasn't a big surprise and if anything it was expected since SUV and truck sales are growing while car sales …

Electric Vehicles

Yotam Ottolenghi’s hummus recipes

Hummus gets its name from the Arabic word for “chickpea”, and traditionally it contains just chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; olive oil is used only to finish it off on the plate. Other versions, based mainly on olive oil and containing anything from beetroot to avocado, I’ve always …

Recipes

15 Awesome DIY Rainwater Harvesting Systems You Can Build at Home

Around 600 gallons of rainwater can be harvested from about one inch of rain if it falls from a thousand square foot roof. Doesn’t that sound like a …

Snorkeling

9 Destinations Across the Globe for the Perfect Snorkel Vacation

Grab your sunglasses and put on your flip-flops, the coral reefs and sandy beaches are calling for you! There is no better time to treat yourself …

Snorkel

You Can Set Many Types of Quarterly Objectives. Here Are 5 Types That Work the Best

Many team struggle with setting effective quarterly objectives. Here are five types that will create better alignment and simplify implementation.<p>The core of my role as a leadership team coach is to help my clients set strong objectives each quarter that advance the companies growth strategy and …

proficiency

How to make pesto – recipe

A staple in every corner shop and petrol station in the land, pesto, like its 90s stablemate the sun-dried tomato, has suffered from over-exposure: even Greggs seems to have quietly taken it off the menu. But, while the pungently cheesy jarred stuff has its nostalgic charms, it can’t compete with …

Italian Food

Unexpected Method Of How To Write Your Unique Brand Offering

Think you’re in a so-called oversaturated market? You and everyone else! Luckily, there are always ways to stand apart from the competition. You’re probably already distinct in your own mind, but the challenge is capturing that difference and getting it into your message. Being different from the …

Customer Service

Destination Showcase: Whistler, BC - The Perfect 4 Day Itinerary

Whistler, BC<p>The Perfect 4 Day Itinerary<p>Words: Andrew Daly // Photography: Chris Pilling & Nathan Hughes // Video: Peter Wojnar<p>Presented by Tourism …

Mountain Biking

5 Exercises to Get a Better Body for Cycling

Spending countless hours in the saddle is no longer enough for pro cyclists to win stages or, better yet, get invited to represent their team at …

Cycling

The Visionary John Wesley Powell Had a Plan for Developing the West, But Nobody Listened

On January 17, 1890, John Wesley Powell strode into a Senate committee room in Washington, D.C., to testify. He was hard to miss, one contemporary …

Penguin Random House

Sausage, Potato and Kale Soup Recipe

"A lovely soup full of flavor and vitamins."<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound bulk Italian sausage<p>4 cups half-and-half<p>3 cups cubed potatoes<p>2 cups low-sodium chicken …

The One Reason Why You're Not Losing Weight is Simpler Than You'd Think

Just because you’re working your butt off in the gym, sweating profusely, gasping for oxygen, experiencing all the post-workout soreness and seeing your weight dramatically decrease, doesn’t mean you’re burning fat. Yes, the truth really hurts, even more than your muscles do after a week at the gym.<p>…

Fitness

Best Carrot Cake Recipe

Servings : 12 Ingredients: 1 (8 ounce) can crushed […]

Dessert

Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala Recipe

"This is a very quick, easy, and tasty version of the national dish of the UK! Try it once and you'll make it time and again. Serve over basmati …

Recipes