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The Venus Project 11° (6 replies)

I recently learned of an incredible project and I’d like to know what Celsias thinks of it. Here is a basic introduction taken from: http://www.thevenusproject.com/ The Venus Project advocates an alternative vision for a sustainable new world civilization unlike any social system that has gone before. Although this description is ...

Started by Red Keane in November 2008, about Architecture, Clean Technologies, Energy Saving, Green energy, Solar

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Ford's Focus on the Environment 5° (5 replies)

Hello everyone, My name is Lynn, and I am a community manager reaching out to your on behalf of Ford Motor Company. I hope that it's okay that, that I wanted to add this thread to the forum to let everyone know that Ford is running a video submission contest ...

Started by Lynn K. in December 2010, about Agriculture & Food, Air Quality, Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Carbon Sequestration, Coal & Oil, Energy Saving, Green energy, Nuclear, Solar

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Home "tiny green remodeling"--what else is there? 5° (5 replies)

I've learned recently that in addition to buying products that are better for the environment (such as energy saving bulbs and biodegradable cleaning products), there are some things that homeowners can do to reduce the environmental impact of our homes. From a friend, I heard about installing grey water systems ...

Started by Lindsey K. in June 2009, about Air Quality, Alternative, Cohousing, & Off-Grid Living, Climate Change, Consumerism, Design, Green energy, Lifestyle & Behavior, Pollution, Recycling, Solar, Water

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Make your own electricity-30 video totorials 3° (3 replies)

I have made a website with 30 video totorials how to make your own solar and wind energy on a tight budget. Three years later I now have 10 solar panels and 3 wind generators. I built two of the wind generators myself. If every house could buy just two ...

Started by Wesley Walker in June 2012, about Solar

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Take A Free "Solar 101 Workshop – Solar Straight Talk" 2° (2 replies)

An informal workshop on how to use the sun's power to benefit your home or business is being held on Thursday, October 18th, 2012 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm at the Lakewood Country Club. The "Solar 101 Workshop - Solar Straight Talk" will be-hosted by one of California's oldest established solar ...

Started by Pamela S. in September 2012, about Solar

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Ever thought of investing in something that pays you well and helps to build a sustainable future too? 1° (1 reply)

Solution is the Green Investment department. The great news is that not only it’s trending right now (in 2015 the green bond market has reached $41,8 billion starting from only $2,6 billion in 2012) but also attracting big players. Microsoft co-founder, Bill Gates, for example, has announced last year that ...

Started by BetterWorld I. last month, about Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Environmental Disasters, Finance & Money, Green energy, Industry & Business, Solar

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Solar Energy TweetChat - Join The Conversation! 1° (1 reply)

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 Time: 6:00pm PST/9:00pm EST Visit: www.tweetchat.com - Sign In via your Twitter ID Follow: #solarenergychat Special Guest: Sarah Wauters, Design Consultant at Sun Light & Power Twitter may not be as popular as Facebook, but for Solar Energy users and businesses, Twitter can be an indispensable ...

Started by Pamela S. in March 2011, about Solar

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When it comes to power generation - Small is Beautiful 1° (1 reply)

Amory Lovins, chief scientist at Rocky Mountain Institute, negawatt guru and all around energy expert, has written a piece in the NY Times freakonomics blog regarding big power plants compared to small distributed generation power systems. It's fascinating stuff and the way forward. Yet another nail in the coffin of ...

Started by C Robb W. in February 2009, about Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Clean Technologies, Coal & Oil, Energy Saving, Green energy, Industry & Business, Nuclear, Smart Growth, Solar

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Electric transportation in Bermuda, and elsewhere. 1° (1 reply)

I test drove an EVT 4000e electric motorbike a few days ago. It handles and accelerates just like a fossil fuel powered bike but quietly without any exhaust. The lithium battery pack will go for nearly 100 miles and costs about $1 to charge. Clearly widespread adoption of electric vehicles ...

Started by C Robb W. in March 2009, about Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Green energy, Pollution, Solar

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Solar Energy TweetChat 1° (1 reply)

We would like to invite you to a Solar Energy TweetChat on Wednesday’s @ 6pm (PST). Our objective is to open up the conversation amongst us all to be more informed. We are also interested in prospective guests hosts in the upcoming weeks. Please email us if you are interested. ...

Started by Pamela S. in April 2011, about Solar

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Financing microgeneration in Bermuda and elsewhere 1° (1 reply)

As the economy continues its tailspin towards terminal velocity, many will find the costs of installing renewable energy systems a deal breaker. Though the costs of systems are dropping, PV panel prices are set to decrease by as much as 40% by year end, (http://www.worldchanging.com/archives/009478.html) and will continue to drop ...

Started by C Robb W. in March 2009, about Biofuels & Alternative Energy, Clean Technologies, Climate Change, Coal & Oil, Electric vehicles, Emissions, Energy Saving, Green energy, Industry & Business, Politics & Government, Solar

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