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David Adams
By David Adams on Thu, Jul 28, 2016 - 11:55am

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.

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HughK
By HughK on Mon, Mar 24, 2014 - 8:52am

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 of the solar centers that it maintains, in the hope that others with experience with either individual solar systems or members of other solar cooper

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jasonw
By jasonw on Wed, Dec 19, 2012 - 2:54pm

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 particular brands / models one should get or avoid.