Category Archive: Renewable Energy

How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator

How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator So how do wind turbines make electricity? Simply stated, a wind turbine works the opposite of a fan. Instead of using electricity to make wind, like a fan, wind turbines use wind to make electricity. The wind turns the blades, which spin a shaft, which connects …

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Home Made Solar Panel Tracker That Follows The Sun

Home Made Solar Panel Tracker That Follows The Sun Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. You can raise your solar panel system’s output by nearly 30-50% by creating a structure that will …

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How To Get Cheap or Free Solar Panels

How To Get Cheap or Free Solar Panels That’s right, there is a way you can get solar panels for free! I know someone who did it and so can you. Here’s how it’s done… Solar panels are used everywhere these days. They are often used by construction crews and traffic systems (signs, cameras & emergency signal …

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Off Grid Living – Micro-Hydro Water Turbine

Off Grid Living – Micro-Hydro Water Turbine Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. Micro hydro is a type of hydroelectric power that typically produce up to 100 kW of electricity using the natural …

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How To Build A Solar Generator

How To Build A Solar Generator [important]Make sure you like living green and frugally on Facebook and follow us on Pinterest to be updated every time we find a great tutorial[/important] To most of us, solar power still seems like a thing of the future. Yeah, we know some people live off the grid with them, and some folks can afford to line their …

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How To Make Your Generator Quieter

How To Make Your Generator Quieter If you have just bought a generator for your home. It is a side valve engine that’s so common on lower priced units. And its too noisy for you or your neighbors.You are searching for a muffler that will quiet the generator, lawn mower, or engine exhaust down. Well …

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