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The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You
Lifestyle, location and commuting

The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You

...electric car have increased, the ranges of electric cars continue to increase and there are more charging stations available every day. We've even heard recentl...

Electric scooter for commuting
Commuting

The Scrooser: Electric scooter for urban commuting

...Electric Scooter for Commuting, see our pages on The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You , and Choosing a home EV charger in the Ecohome Green...

Electric vehicle charging station
Commuting

Electric Vehicles getting help from the provinces

...electric vehicle would run about 91 cents , powered by Quebec's renewable hydroelectric power. So are electric cars ideal? No, staying home is. And unless you...

How to choose the best home EV charger or EVSE?
Lifestyle, location and commuting

EV home charging stations & How to decide which is the best EVSE for you

...car that takes the AC Alternating Courant electric sourced from your regular house electric system, and converts it to DC Direct Current so your EV car’s batter...

60 Minutes On This Bicycle Can Power Your Home For 24 Hours (In Theory Anyhow)
Renewable energy

Can you really power your home with a bicycle generator?

...electricity for lighting, heating, cooking, bathing, and even charging an electric car for an extended daily commute. And if you’re into the latest tech gadge...

The off-grid Ecocapsule accessory dwelling unit
Tiny house

The off-grid Ecocapsule tiny house

...electric car charging station. Its 9744Wh battery is powered by a 750W silent wind turbine and 600W solar outputs that enable it to operate completely off-grid....

Real estate

Are you selling a house? Here are the top 10 things homebuyers look for

...electric car someday, so a house that is already set up is a nice bonus. Electric cars are quickly increasing in popularity and the incentives offered make them...

Water efficiency
Plumbing and water heaters

How to save money on your hot water bills!

...car with black leather seats in the summer, you already understand solar heat collection. The amount of heat that can be generated by the most rudimentary solar...

Climate change impact of diet
Lifestyle and environment

how your diet affects climate change

...electric car or a job working from home, but if you're ready to tweak your shopping list a little, here are some possible foods to swap that cannot only be heal...

Comparing ground source and air source heat pumps
Heating and cooling

Heat Pumps: Ground source geothermal GSHP or air source ASHP, which one is best for heating a home?

...electricity to pump heat energy from the place it isn't wanted to where it doesn't matter. Run it backwards and it pumps heat, more efficiently than using the e...

How radiant floors work
Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized

How to design for thermal comfort in a home

...electric radiators are expected to deliver comfort based on the readings of a thermometer that only considers a fraction of the variables at play. The good ne...