Batteries articles

Aug
30
2018
Seggy Segaran

Cooking with stored energy: how to build an off-grid solar slow cooker

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We learn from our resident retained heat cooking specialists Jane and Seggy Segaran about how to build an off-grid solar slow cooker. Read more …

Nov
19
2017
Sophie Paterson

Join our new online community Living Low Impact

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We’re excited to introduce our new Facebook group Living Low Impact – and you’re invited! Read more …

Jan
26
2016
Andy Reynolds

Off-grid living: how big does your renewable energy generation system need to be?

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Our friend Andy is determined to be self-sufficient in energy should there be a collapse of the National Grid (and / or societal collapse), and has maintained a wind and solar electrical system with a bank of second-hand forklift batteries for 25 years. Read more …

Dec
30
2015
Andy Reynolds

Our experience of generating our own electricity for 25 years

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We bought a house with a demolition order on it, not something that many people will do, then we rebuilt it, not something many people will do, and we always repair stuff, not something that many people will do – you get the idea. Read more …

Oct
15
2015
Phil Moore

Brighton’s iconic earthship: appeal for upgrade of energy and water systems

6

Earthships are self-contained living vessels that don’t rely on mains water or energy from big companies. Earthships use natural systems to provide all their own utilities — solar energy for heat and power, and rain for water Read more …

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