Wind power / Discussions

Is an HRV or ERV system best in a cold climate?

...wind direction, temperature and how close we are to the lakes. So - this is where my question comes from - with all these factors and trying to keep the electri...

Posted by Michael Duncan Nov. 14, 2019, 3:53 a.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses

Will a wind turbine work on the outside of an RV while on the freeway?

...wind turbine spin to generate electricity. So no, we would not recommend putting a wind turbine on top of an RV. And the Power pod wind turbine is certainly cut...

Posted by magnuSong July 16, 2021, 4:26 a.m. Tiny house 1 Responses

What is the best insulation for a small energy neutral home project?

...wind, hydro and solar for electricity and rain/lake water for water. I want the house to be as well insulated as possible so I have to generate less electricity...

Posted by Dan Gull Nov. 11, 2019, 6:40 a.m. Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing 4 Responses

What is the best way to do a radiant floor in an off grid house?

...wind in the mix to power the house , heat water and charge the Tesla. I have someone with regards to planning the solar system, but the passive solar idea has c...

Posted by Julien Comtois Oct. 2, 2021, 11:21 a.m. Heating and cooling 6 Responses

What is the best option for building our next resilient home?

...power failures. When you suggest a basement, my first thought would be to avoid that and stay above grade. Building a basement is typically a more expensive w...

Posted by John Bae Aug. 27, 2019, 3:55 p.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses