refrigeration

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5 ways to preserve food without refrigeration

Many ways to keep food without the cold
Monday, September 15, 2014, 2:32 PM

A great overview of the top methods to keep food edible and store it safely without refrigeration. 

http://www.treehugger.com/slideshows/green-food/5-ways-preserve-food-without-refrigeration/

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Zeer Pots

How to make and use a simple cold storage solution
Monday, July 29, 2013, 1:43 PM

A great summary of how the pot-in-a-pot method of creating evaporative cooling works. Check out what Zeer Pots are. 

http://preparednessadvice.com/food_storage/how-to-make-and-use-zeer-pots-to-keep-your-foods-cold/

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SunDanzer 12v Freezer/Refrigerator - http://eartheasy.com

Experience with a Solar Powered Refrigerator

A remote location setup of a 12v fridge
Thursday, August 9, 2012, 2:57 PM

Read about one family's experience with ordering and using a solar powered refrigerator.

http://eartheasy.com/blog/2009/09/our-experience-with-a-solar-powered-refrigerator/

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Solar Ice Maker: No Moving Parts, No Electricity

A different approach to establishing refrigeration
Thursday, June 21, 2012, 12:09 PM

Here's a really innovative way to produce ice in off-grid and remote locations. No moving parts, and no electricity needed. 

http://greenupgrader.com/3680/solar-ice-maker-no-moving-parts-no-electricity/