Category Archive: Renewable Energy

DIY Solar Air Heating Collectors: Pop Can vs Screen Absorbers

DIY Solar Air Heating Collectors: Pop Can vs Screen Absorbers 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 Solar air heating is a solar thermal technology in which the energy from the sun, insulation, is captured by an absorbing medium and used …

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How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator

How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator Make sure to like Living Green and Frugally on Facebook, Shop at amazon to help support my site and explore our  PINTEREST BOARDS  for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient. So how do wind turbines make electricity? Simply stated, a wind turbine works the opposite of a fan. Instead of using electricity …

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How To Convert an Old Washing Machine Into a Water Powered Generator

How To Convert an Old Washing Machine Into a Water Powered Generator  This generator can be a powerful back up to your solar or wind turbine generators. This could even work with a small volume of water if a dam is built. This is a great step by step guide showing how to convert a smart drive …

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How To Build A Chispito Wind Generator – (Step by step plans)

How To Build A Chispito Wind Generator – (Step by step plans) This wind turbine is not only extremely easy to build, it’s very powerful too. If you are looking to build your own wind generator, I’m glad you waited and are reading this. I have to say this is by far, the best wind generator DIY tutorial I have come …

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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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Off Grid – What You Need To Know About Wind Turbines

Off Grid – What You Need To Know About Wind Turbines 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. For most people, paying utility bills is a tiresome and frustrating task. What if there …

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