Wind-Powered Device Can Produce 11 Gallons Per Day of Clean Drinking Water From the Air
WaterSeer is a low-tech, low-cost atmospheric water condenser that could help create water self-sufficiency in communities around the world.
10 Ways to make your Mobile Home more Energy Efficient
You have seen the many posts and interest generated in the tiny house movement. Here you will see a list of ways for mobile homes to save energy. Tiny houses are typically more expensive, yes, because they are made to be able to travel on the highway more regularly, and most of them have addressed the efficiency issues that you see here. They are built more like a home, and less like a trailer. That makes them an efficient solution, though, yes a smaller one. A decision to live in small…
12v Solar setup part 3: installation
After looking at components and sizing requirements, we should now be ready for installation. The basic connections are fairly straightforward: If you have more than one panel or battery, please sc…
Renewable Energy from Drinking Water Pipes - The Chic Ecologist
New clean energy sources don’t just come along everyday, but a new technology is combining turbines with gravity fed water pipes to generate hydroelectric power. While traditional hydroelectric energy generation is clean, it usually comes with some environmental impacts from ...
14 Off-Grid Projects to Cut Your Energy and Water Usage - WebEcoist
Whether you're building a cabin in the woods that's disconnected from any power or water sources, or just want to reduce your utility bills, going partially or totally off grid can be done on the cheap with a little creative thinking. There are many small ways to reduce your electricity and water consumption and even
While doing DIY aquaponics there are several supplies you will need. Read our article to find out what you are missing. #aquaponics #supplies
Sustainable Homestead Fish Farming (Aquaculture)
Homestead aquaculture, a modern but simple technique of fish farming, is growing rapidly in developing countries. Also known as sustainable fish farming, it is a great way to ensure a healthy fish diet for millions of people around the world. Find out about homestead fish farms and how to start one.
Selecting A Water Pump for Aquaponics - HowtoAquaponic
What size of water pump do I need for my aquaponics system? In this article, I'm going to show you how you can select the right pump for your aquaponics system.
Integrating Sustainable Agriculture Concepts in Upland Farming:Healthy Soils, Crops, and People
Integrating SA concepts in upland farming restore ecological balance, food security and economic stability. Greatest will be in the development of healthy soil, healthy crop, and healthy people.
Farms & Farming
Farms and farming refer to the practice of using land to nurture and produce different kinds of food. The food can come in the form of various agricultural products such as fruits and vegetables and grains or from animals. Most farms have a specific crop or food type that they specialize in producing. An example of this would be the large corn fields that are often found in Iowa. There are similar fields for different crops all over the world. Other farms specialize in animal based…