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Choosing The Right Fish For Your Aquaponics System

Choosing The Right Fish For Your Aquaponics System

Thatcher Michelsen June 28, 2013 0

We've been covering the growing trend of aquaponics this week, as it grants the user a more sustainable food source that relies on far less water and resources than traditional methods of growing plants

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Building A DIY Aquaponics System

Building A DIY Aquaponics System

Thatcher Michelsen June 27, 2013 0

We recently wrote about aquaponics, a relatively new system of raising agriculture and fish simultaneously that less resource intensive than traditional methods of home gardening. some may see the process as quaint but difficult

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Solar-Powered Boat Promises A Renewable Energy Future For Watercraft

Solar-Powered Boat Promises A Renewable Energy Future For Watercraft

Thatcher Michelsen June 25, 2013 0

Typically, when people talk about solar panels, it's usually in the context of implementing a renewable energy infrastructure to power homes and businesses, or occasionally to fuel cars

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American Airlines Replaces Paper Flight Manuals With iPads​

American Airlines Replaces Paper Flight Manuals With iPads​

Thatcher Michelsen June 25, 2013 0

On June 24, American Airlines announced that they had completely replaced all paper flight manuals and reference guides with electronic versions stored on iPads, called Electronic Flight Bags

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Can Aquaponics Save Sustainable Agriculture?

Can Aquaponics Save Sustainable Agriculture?

Thatcher Michelsen June 24, 2013 2

As the sustainable agriculture movement gains momentum, so do the efforts to maintain the status quo of the factory farm methodology and its environmentally disastrous effects

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Energy Fair Takes Place This Weekend In Custer, Wisconsin

Energy Fair Takes Place This Weekend In Custer, Wisconsin

Thatcher Michelsen June 21, 2013 0

The Energy Fair, a three day festival that brings together the large Midwestern community renewable energy advocates and businesses, takes place this weekend from June 21 - 23 in Custer, Wisconsin

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A Quick Guide To Buying Environmentally Friendly Furniture

A Quick Guide To Buying Environmentally Friendly Furniture

Thatcher Michelsen June 21, 2013 2

If you're devoted to purchasing environmentally friendly products, this commitment should extend to your furniture as much as other goods that tend to receive more green living focus, such as food and automobiles

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Make Your Next Night Out A Green Dining Experience

Make Your Next Night Out A Green Dining Experience

Thatcher Michelsen June 20, 2013 0

Recently, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg initiated an effort to curb the amount of garbage in the city by encouraging restaurants to do a better job of controlling food waste

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Power Purchase Agreements Make Renewable Energy More Accessible

Power Purchase Agreements Make Renewable Energy More Accessible

Thatcher Michelsen June 19, 2013 0

As renewable energy becomes more of a priority for U.S. public policy, there is a growing interest in ways to expand the country's electrical generating capacity from sources such as wind and solar power

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Tesla To Demonstrate Battery Swapping Technology On June 20

Tesla To Demonstrate Battery Swapping Technology On June 20

Thatcher Michelsen June 18, 2013 0

Tesla, the manufacturer of luxury plug-in electric vehicles (PEV), will be holding an event at its Hawthorne, California, design studio on June 20 where it will demonstrate its new quick swapping battery technology

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