Solar Generators For Homes

What Is Passive Solar Home Design

Solar Generators For Homes

The solar home design is something that many designers and builders are considering these days. The desire to use clean energy means that many families are looking into solar generators for homes. Some do so to ease the costs of energy bills while others want off grid power.

This is the obvious answer to embracing solar, but it isn’t necessarily the most appealing. The alternative is passive solar home design, a concept that used for a very long time but heavily under-utilized. Passive solar systems look at the sun’s energy in an entirely different way for some significant benefits.

What Is The Difference Between Active And Passive Solar Home Design?

Clean Energy - Passive Home

The active solar design is where we see all of those solar generators for homes and impressive systems of panels and tech. Active systems actively use photovoltaic or thermal solar power to heat, light and run a home. It requires … Read the rest

Plastic Recycling

Canadians Are Recycling Lots Of Plastics

Clean Energy- Plastic  Recycling In Canada

This summer, a report called “2014 Post Consumer Plastics Recycling in Canada” became public. Compiled by the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA), it detailed trends in plastic use over the year. That then provided insight into future trends. This report came about with the co-operation of 500 companies handling North America’s plastic to get accurate data.

These companies include those involved in reclamation, exporting and brokering, as well as material recovery facilities. The good news is that an additional 3 percent of North America’s plastic underwent processing in 2014 compared with 2013. In addition to that, the trends seem positive for the future.… Read the rest