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You Can Start a "Green" Business - Reconditioning Batteries

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Reconditioning batteries is not a new profession. Is it worth it ? It has been around for a reasonable amount of time in the “lead acid” (auto and marine batteries) business. In it’s infancy lead acid batteries were Check Out The Rest of “You Can Start a “Green” Business – Reconditioning Batteries” →

Home Energy Savings - 10 Tips To More Efficient Water Heating

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Here are 10 great tips on how to make your water heating system(s) more efficient.
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Water Heating

Water heating is the third largest energy expense in your home. It typically accounts for about 18% of your utility bill. There are four ways to cut your water heating bills:  Use less hot water,  turn down the thermostat on your water heater,   insulate your water heater,  or buy a new, more efficient water heater.

A family of four, each showering for 5 minutes a day, uses 700 gallons of water a week; this is enough for a 3-year supply of drinking water for one person. You can cut that amount in half simply by Check Out The Rest of “Home Energy Savings – 10 Tips To More Efficient Water Heating” →

U.S. Geothermal Inc. and Enbridge Inc. Host FERC Chairman Jon Wellinghoff at Ribbon Cutting of Oregon's First Commercial Geothermal Power Plant

U.S. Geothermal Inc. NYSE MKT : HTM TSX : GTH Enbridge Inc. NYSE : ENB TSX : ENB September 06, 2013 11:30 ET VALE, OREGON–(Marketwired – Sept. 6, 2013) – U.S. Geothermal Inc. (NYSE MKT:HTM)(TSX:GTH) and Enbridge Inc. (NYSE:ENB)(TSX:ENB) today will… […]

Cool Info on Magnetic Generators

The advances in magnetic energy generators lately is very cool. Can you imagine generating electricity for free with no outside sources? The strength of neodymium magnets these days is absolutely incredible, very small, yet very strong.For many years Mag-Lev Trains have been in existence, granted they do use electric pulses to generate the […]

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