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Eco Towns in the UK

You would be hard pushed in our current times to not be aware of the debates surrounding environmental change and the efforts of governments and individuals to encourage sustainable living.  The recent announcement by the British Government of four new eco-towns to be developed around the UK creating 1000’s of ‘carbon neutral’ homes is a …

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PhotoVoltaic Panels- What Are They?

Although many people like to install green technology like solar panels in their homes, they do not understand how to go on about it. this article can explain how solar panels generate electricity and what are their benefits. Eco-friendly”, “going solar”, “going green” are just a few terms that are used to describe people who …

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What is solar energy and how to utilise solar power effectively for domestic purposes?

Utilizing solar energy for domestic use is a very non-polluting as well as a cost-effective alternative in today’s times. Some useful ways by which homeowners can utilize solar energy are to replace electric heaters with solar water heaters, use solar torches and lamps, cook with solar cookers, use solar energy battery chargers, and install photovoltaic …

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