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More Energy-efficient Televisions

Learn how the bar has been raised! Televisions now need to consume less energy to qualify for the Energy Star label.

January 21, 2020 02:17 pm
January 21, 2020 02:17 pm
In Praise of Deep Energy Retrofits | Mother Earth News

Read about the deep-energy retrofit, which transforms a house that wastes energy into a house that’s 50%-95% more energy efficient.

December 12, 2019 08:17 pm
December 12, 2019 08:17 pm
Re-Greening My Thumb

Simran Sethi starts dreaming of spring gardening, with the goal of renewing her efforts to grow real, and healthy food.

December 10, 2019 02:17 pm
December 10, 2019 02:17 pm
Restoring a Magical Woodworking Machine | Mother Earth News

Join one man as he takes on the challenge of refurbishing the Zinken MIA 6, an ingeniously designed 30-year-old combination woodworking mach...

December 09, 2019 08:17 pm
December 09, 2019 08:17 pm
Building My Net Zero Energy Home: Key Early Decisions | Mother Earth News

Check out the earliest decisions one homesteader had to make to create a net zero energy home: how he was going to build the foundation and...

November 25, 2019 02:17 pm
November 25, 2019 02:17 pm
Building My Net Zero Energy Home:  ICF Wall Support

Learn how scaffolding is required to access the walls to pour the concrete. Scaffolding also helps support the walls in this net-zero energy...

November 07, 2019 08:17 pm
November 07, 2019 08:17 pm
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