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4 Tips for Prepping Your Apartment (and Wallet) for a Scorching Summer

Grab your portable fans and sunscreen. 2016 is on track to incinerate your idea of a typical summer. Because of  warming waters  in the Pacific, we can all expect higher-than-normal temperatures and a coinciding increase in cooling costs. For ...

Discussion - David Adams - Jul 28 2016 - 11:55am - 5 comments - 0 attachments

Solar Power Cooperatives

As I wrote in a post in the Michael Shuman interview thread, I have joined a solar power cooperative here in my area of Switzerland and I would like to share what I know so far about how this cooperative works, and also some of the technical aspects ...

Discussion - HughK - Mar 24 2014 - 8:52am - 4 comments - 0 attachments

Recommendation on a Kill A Watt meter

I am thinking about getting a kill-a-watt meter to monitor various appliances in our new rental (refrigerator looks to be about 10 years old) and am wanting to know what other peoples experiences are with these types of meters and if there are any ...

Discussion - jasonw - Dec 19 2012 - 2:54pm - 5 comments - 0 attachments