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Remodeling your house to make it an energy saving and efficient home can be a daunting task, as you have to consider so many important factors like good heating and cooling equipment, remodeling your windows, installing solar energy panels, etc. These upgrades are not just hard to find and install but really expensive to have. This article will give you tip top tips on how to deal with these problems. It is very important that you just remodel and install the right things that fit the style of your house and your needs. It may cost you hundreds if not thousands of dollars, but as an investment it can actually help you save money in the long run. As you can see, your electric bill is just rising every month, and we all know that that would be really hard to lessen once its already set high.

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Make a home solar energy system

The cost of electricity is increasing over time and its use is increasing significantly. There are many features without which you can not imagine your life, but it takes electricity to charge or use these devices. Solar energy systems are a solution to this problem and they can control their energy bills and save a lot in the future.

The sun is a renewable energy source. Solar energy systems allow us to convert sunlight into electricity. The energy gained by this means can be used in the same way to change teams, and mainly the production of energy for residential and commercial use. This is the best source of energy, and is also environmentally friendly. The way we operate solar energy systems is very simple, using panels from the collection of clean, renewable energy from the sun and convert it into electricity. A solar panel consists of a series of solar cells are composed of phosphorus and silicon boron. These panels have the capacity to absorb the photons that are ignored by the sun and convert it into electricity. The process is fairly simple, economical and environmentally-friendly and can greatly benefit from solar energy systems.

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Green energy from solar panels at home

In the Herefordshire countryside, a couple use solar panels at home to heat water and generate electricity in order to help them lead a good life.

World Solar Challenge 2009 begins

OSU model solar car

Thirty-two solar-powered cars start long the trek across Australia in the World Solar Challenge 2009. The solar cars representing teams from 15 countries were flagged off at Darwin parliament house at 8.30am and watched by hundreds of spectators and world media representatives who gathered as early as 7am.

Other than handling the solar car system, the teams would also face challenges, not to mention the weather conditions. The drivers’ stamina was not the only factor in winning the race, as they also had to synchronize with the information received from escort cars.

The World Solar Challenge is part of the Global Green Challenge 2009 which ends on Friday.

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What does electricity do to the environment?

I am doing a project on how much really electricity impacts the environment. I’m only asking questions that basically I can’t find. I figured another person with another view on this would point me in the direction of finding a source for my research. What are various things that you know electricity does to the environment? How much does it affect the environment? How much does turbines and solar panels have to with the damage? Do they cause the majority of the damage?

I’m mainly looking for a source regarding how much damage (to the environment) solar panels and turbines make by producing electricity.
List your sources to the exact place you found the information.

What do you do to make the world “green”?

Make the world green

I try to use less energy. as well as limiting my driving. i am trying to talk my parents into a hybrid car.  What are you doing?

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