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Wind farm
Wind power

Storing power from wind farms

...power at off-peak times to pump water to a location where it is ready to be released and generate hydroelectric power. There are close to a dozen facilities lik...

Natural gas fireplace
Heating with gas and oil

Heating with natural gas

...power which currently sources natural gas from a landfill site in Quebec. One not so promising source is from fracking, which is a process for extracting natu...

Efficient home design

Phase change building materials - natural heat storage in buildings

...latent form, and your PCMs would need to solidify before the sun comes up the next day or you will not reap the benefits of another phase change. This can hap...