Tag «solar»

Looking for eco crypto projects…

We, and the planet, are in a bit of a bad way – and time is running out. Reading news of this latest report on the BBC the other day has rather re-jolted me back into action… Nature crisis: Humans ‘threaten 1m species with extinction’ A million species face extinction in decades Between 1980 and …

Pennsif’s Progress #604 – Get out of oil, dad

https://pennsif.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/oil-well-pixabay-591934-450×253.jpg Our boiler broke down again on Friday. It is the third visit from the engineer this year. Luckily we have a maintenance contract with Worcester Bosch the manufacturers – but they are getting more fussy now. The boiler is only five years old and it is supposed to have a design life of 15 …

Pennsif’s Progress #641 – steem up for a solar rising…

<div class=”pull-right”>https://pennsif.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/solar-panels-pixabay-944000-450×360.jpg</div> As a prepper and a homesteader the quest for self-reliance underpins all that I do. That drives me to grow my own food, source our own water supply, design our own sewage system, burn our own wood… Disconnecting, and going off-grid in the wider sense that @wwf puts forward, is my grand goal. …