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Solar Heater

Wednesday, 24 December 2014 17:46

We have installed a solar heater at the town house to keep the chill of winter out.

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Hot Water Issue

Monday, 24 November 2014 14:15

We just replaced the PEX tubing inside our solar water heating panels.

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Solar Class

Friday, 17 January 2014 23:01

A few days ago, I got to give a class on the Sun in Leo's school.

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Hot Water Fix

Friday, 10 January 2014 14:38

We had to do a little repair work on our solar hot water panels. 

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Hot Water Panels

Monday, 28 January 2013 22:44

We had to fix (remake) our two water heating solar panels.

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Solar Wax Melter

Tuesday, 03 July 2012 00:00

Every time you harvest honey, you will also be provided with a supply of beeswax, useful for so many things, including candles, bee lure, tree grafting aid. If you want to clean and melt it, why not use the sun to do your work for you.

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Solar Air Vent

Monday, 23 April 2012 22:56

If you are building your bathroom from scratch, you can easily install a solar air vent from the toilet to the outside. The sun will do the work of an extractor fan.

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Hot Water Sources

Thursday, 19 April 2012 16:11

Hot water is the epitome of luxury. There's nothing quite so soothing after a hard day's work as a hot shower. And just because you live off-grid, there is no reason to be without.

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Solar PV

Friday, 30 March 2012 18:17

Photovoltaic energy is electricity that is produced by cells than convert the energy in sunlight into electricity. These are the solar panels we all know about and see in many forms.

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Make: Solar Food Dryer

Friday, 01 April 2011 00:00

Make Magazine Volume 26, Page 120

Step by step instructions on building a food dehydrater that uses the sun's energy to preserve your fruits, vegetables and meat.

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