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Solar power has gained a lot of popularity in the last decade and is being increasingly used to power small to medium sized units in order to reduce the dependence on fossil fuels. Harnessing solar energy to power homes has also gained a lot of momentum over the last two years.

The good thing about solar power is, you don’t have to worry about making regular trips to refuel your generator, or about the recurring fuel costs every month. Once you set up a solar power generating unit, it’ll keep on supplying your home with …

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Making Use of Renewable Energy Sources

Using renewable energy is a way that a large number of people can potentially save their money and lower their contribution to proven climatic changes that are caused by the greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide. Unlike the fossil fuels, renewable energy types do not actually release any greenhouse gases. Renewable energy is the energy which occurs naturally and is found in the environment all times. This further means that unlike the energy coming from fossil fuels, renewable energy does not run out. Instances of renewable sources of energy are waves, sun, geothermal heat and wind. …

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What Are You Doing to Fight Climate Change? – 4174th Edition

Today is Blog Action Day, and since this year’s theme is climate change, we are joining in this week to discuss this important topic. John told you on Monday about 350.org, which has established October 24, 2009, as a day of action around climate change. October is a big month for climate change awareness! Whether you’re blogging about it today or joining in the efforts on October 24th, tell us:

What are you doing to fight climate change?

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Each Thursday, you have the chance to share your thoughts on a question about energy efficiency or

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Homemade skin care from your kitchen cabinets – 4176th Edition

As a beauty editor at women’s magazines and CNN, author Julie Gabriel had no hesitation endorsing the season’s hottest lipstick shade, or justifying the purchase of the latest anti-aging cream. But after years of following the trends, she began to hesitate as she faced the not-so-pretty side of the cosmetics industry. She left the mainstream cosmetics industry behind, trained as a nutrition specialist and launched her own cosmetics line, Petite Marie Organics.

The Green Beauty Guide is the knowledge-packed proof of Gabriel’s beauty awakening. It offers expert advice to help steer your beauty routine toward …

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What Are the Many Benefits Associated with Solar Power?

Natural power coming straight from the sun has actually been used by people for thousands and thousands of years. Even the earliest civilization depended on it as the sole means to heating and light. Today, the entire world has adequate technology for harnessing the rays of the sun thereby transforming them into solar power that can either be used immediately or be stored for future use. Also, sunlight is already available and provides sufficient energy in every passing hour to supply the needs of the world for one complete year. Harnessing the costs is generally …

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