Alternative Forms of Energy
Over the last 30 years or so there has been a steady growth in alternative forms of energy. The growth in their development is accelerated when the price of
fossil fuels increase as it did during the earlier part of 2008.
Our objective is to introduce you to a number of examples of renewable energy technologies.
Residential solar energy
residential wind energy
have experienced the greatest amount of growth. A newer inovation in this technology are the
vertical axis wind turbines.
Air to air heat pumps and
as a cheaper way to heat or cool buildings, as well as heating water, has become more popular over the last few years.
Solar space heaters
are probably the cheapest source for auxiliary heat in a home or business.
is another requirement that requires a great deal of energy. There have been a number of developments such as solar heat collectors for water and tankless water heaters.
is another way of using the energy from the sun in a practical way and reduce our energy costs.
An environment friendly way of reducing energy costs is by
by changing a few practices around the home.
Alternative Energy University is a great source for information or renewable energy products for just about any application. They have some free on-line materials plus books and webinars. They ship across the U.S. and to Canada.
Biodiesel can be an effective way to reduce dependency on petroleum. It can be produced from crops grown for this purpose or it can be produced from recycled cooking oils. To learn more about this really interesting idea go to the site
Answers to your biodiesel questions.
Investing in renewable energy
has come to make for good economic sense. This is true for the individual home-owner, corporation wishing to save on energy costs or the stock investor desiring to benefit in the growth of this market. It is clear that we can expect a steady growth in different types of renewable energy technologies over the foreseeable future.
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is another site that provides quality information on alternative types of energy.
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