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Intro to Solar Workshop with Rex Rohrer of Silver Seed Farms, LLC

Saturday, September 12, 2015 8 am to 4 pm at Waynesville Senior Center 1401 Ousley Rd, Waynesville, Missouri 65583 Fee: 346 more words
Sustainable Living

Around the World in Eight Designs: Part 11

Editor’s Note: This is part of the continuing series on good home design from around the world.

In the last column I wrote about adding glazing to the northern side of an old, run down villa to increase the amount of free solar heating during the winter. 463 more words

Eco Thrifty Renovation

Solar Power - Active vs. Passive

Solar power is one of the great potential sources of energy we hope will replace  polluting fossil fuels over the coming years. Specturm Scientifics has sold many teaching toys that use solar energy to demonstrate different effects, But did you know there were technically two types of Solar Energy generation? 529 more words


Around the World in Eight Designs: Part 10

For the last two and a half months I’ve shared examples of good home design from around the world. In a nutshell, good design includes using natural energy flows to heat and cool a structure. 359 more words

Eco Thrifty Renovation

The Beauty of Articulation — Interview

Neglecting to factor into the design of our homes and workspaces the rhythms of life and the stories we share is a recipe for soul-sucking emptiness. 35 more words

Legacy Talk Radio

New RedVector Course: Green Building Technology for Home Inspectors

RedVector is excited to announce the launch of a brand new mobile-ready eLearning course on Green Building Technologies for Home Inspectors!

This presentation applies to the application of green building technology for house construction and housing components. 156 more words


Sustainable Homes - House tour August

The August event for the Transition Town Guildford Sustainable Homes action group will be another house tour and it’s an owner designed solar passive house. … 211 more words