Recondition Your Old Battery

It’s not difficult to recondition your old battery, although it takes some skill to perfect the process. While the techniques needed to revive a battery are simple, you don’t need to be a rocket scientist to get the job done.

By | 2013-05-21T16:26:14+00:00 November 25th, 2009|Alternative Energy|

DIY Solar Pool Heaters

If you are looking for a good way to conserve on energy or costs associated with heating your pool, but don't want to invest in a complete commercial installation, a DIY solar pool heater is one option you can try.

By | 2016-08-11T13:43:25+00:00 May 4th, 2009|Alternative Energy|

Can Solar Power Run a Laundry Facility?

Recently we received a question from someone who wanted to know whether or not it would be possible to run his laundry room off solar power. He wanted to know if he could purchase solar panels to run his laundry room, and connect them in such a way that his laundry facilities would not tap into the house's main electricity, and whether he could run a power cord from a solar panel to his washer and dryer.

By | 2013-05-17T08:04:49+00:00 February 28th, 2009|Alternative Energy|

Save Money with Solar Power

One way to use solar power to save money is through the use of a practice called "Net Metering." What is Net Metering? Net Metering is the practice of consumers "selling" energy to the electricity companies when they have some form of renewable energy facility installed at their home and a surplus is created.

By | 2014-11-10T15:00:15+00:00 November 20th, 2008|Alternative Energy, Green Gadgets|