*Unconventional Energy Archive

Solar Cooling for Your Home

Sun can be used not only for energy production or heating but also for cooling your home in the hot summer days. Today, solar cooling can be achieved by three methods: 1. Passive Solar Cooling 2. Solar Thermal Cooling 3. Photovoltaic Cooling Magnificent Modern Contemporary Prefab Homes, Modular Houses (video) 1. Passive Solar Cooling Passive [&hellip

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Humanity Is Looking to Other Energy Sources to Replace the Current Ones

Today the conventional energy sources have become scarce and therefore humanity is looking to other energy sources to complete and replace the current ones. We need increasingly more desperate for new and renewable sources of energy that do not pollute our planet and can ensure the energy needs of the humanity. 1) Tidal Energy Tidal [&hellip

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Alternative Energy for Home Heating

Today, it is a trend to look for renewable alternative sources. There are so many reasons to do that. Every day, our activity produces carbon dioxide that is released to the Earth’s atmosphere and is the main cause of “Global Warming”. One answer to global warming is to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels, to [&hellip

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How to Run Your House with Solar Power

Can I run my home with solar power and be independent from grid electricity (ESKOM)? More and more people are beginning to ask this question. The answer is “Yes” but unless you have $20K (US) or more to invest, running a typical household “off grid” is not possible. ESKOM supplied electricity is relatively cheap with [&hellip

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Solar Powered Landscape Lighting

Solar and electric outdoor landscape lighting systems are very popular, easy to install and economical to operate. Solar landscape lighting provides also, a practical alternative to installing more traditional landscape lighting. Think about it! Traditional landscape lighting requires buried wires to be run and an outlet to be available in order to plug in the [&hellip

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