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A second sun?

“What on earth is that?” I asked while driving towards Upington on our way to the Augrabies Falls last September. My wife and copilot to who the question was directed could not understand what we were seeing either! 726 more words

Bush Stories And Anecdotes

Civilisation Is A Cold Fridge!

When you are used to being on mains power it is easy to lose sight of just how much energy is being consumed on a daily basis, it’s no wonder that people often don’t think much about sustainability. 325 more words

How To Build A Composting Toilet

Something perhaps inherent when venturing into unknown domain is the prospect of misallocating ones funds, by which I mean to say, spending too much money and/or spending it in the wrong places. 1,216 more words

Tiny House

Autumn at the Ranch

Autumn at the ranch starts with the onset of the first rainstorm in the season. Its timing varies from year to year between September and October, although I would like to think that it is linked to the arrival of the first winter monsoon in Hong Kong on the other side of the Pacific Ocean. 827 more words


Solar Power Weekly Roundup EP10 :: US Businesses Embracing Solar, Florida Solar Inititative Deception, California Ag Interests Builds Solar, Camouflagged Solar Panels,

Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in the solar power industry. US Businesses Embracing Solar Power Big US businesses are embracing solar power, according to new report A new report has placed a leading retailer at the top of U.S. 14 more words


Storing Harvested Solar Power (Part #1)

Solar Power Sucks!

OK, I bet that got your attention. And you are probably trying to figure out why me, of all people, would make such a statement. 1,543 more words

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