What to look for in an Electric car / Guides

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

...and if you have an EV, you’re going to want to install a good one at home. To be clear, it’s a bit misleading to say we’re providing guidance about how to cho...

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?

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

Commuting after Lock-down in the new Covid-19 World
Lifestyle, location and commuting

Green commuting - getting back to work after social distancing is relaxed

...in comparison with motorized vehicles, including the sustained physical exercise involved in cycling, easier parking, increased maneuverability, and access to r...

Real estate

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

...what to look for when choosing windows. But - don't be sold into replacing all your windows without first reading our page about when to repair windows and when...

The birthplace of Passive House solar home design The Saskatchewan Conservation
Passive solar home design

Saskatchewan: The birthplace of Passive House and passive solar home design

...to 1300, and took advantage of a rock overhang to employ the basic principles of passive heating and cooling. It is exposed to the sun in winter and shaded in t...

Tesla Solar Roof Tiles installation just got easier
Solar photovoltaic

Tesla solar roof gains ground with target of 1000 solar roofs / week

...announced in 2016. What was missing back then was the pricing, as well as any inkling of a timeline for when we would see this happen. We are pleased to say t...

Tesla Solar Roof Cost Comparison, Competitors & Reviews
Solar photovoltaic

Are Tesla solar roofs worth the money? Are there any competitors? Our take on the future of BIPV

...ing, and possibly having to remove panels in fine working order simply to replace defective shingles beneath them. And, to add additional types of apples to com...

HEPA filters & SMART Air Filters catch airborne dust, pollen, allergens, virus
Healthy indoor air quality

Buying guide for home air filters in furnaces - HEPA, SMART or Regular?

...ing of 11 are capable of catching pet dander, smoke, and smog. One thing to bear in mind to assist with flu and virus transmission prevention is to install a ...

Mobile tiny house
Tiny house

Is Tiny House living in a cold climate good or bad for the planet?

...and effort into convincing them. This movement has certainly sparked debate over appropriate house size and forces local politicians to rethink housing and zoni...

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

...inue to drop, government incentives to choose an electric car have increased, the ranges of electric cars continue to increase and there are more charging stati...