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How do wind turbines work?

Wind turbines harness the energy of the wind to produce electricity that is completely free, just like solar panels. Wind power is more unpredictable and less common than solar power but can be a good investment if you can afford the initial outlay. In the UK, a wind turbine atop someone’s home is a much […]

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Loft Insulation Grants – Save up to £200 per year completely free!

Loft insulation is one of the most effective ways of saving energy in your home. With the help of government Warm Front scheme you may qualify to have your home insulated completely free and save up to £200 per year as a result. So this all sounds great but how do you know if you […]

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Are solar panels worth it in 2012?

Last year, solar panels represented somewhat of a no-brainer from an investment point-of-view, just as long as you could afford the relatively high cost of entry. The 2012 feed in tariff cuts have made this decision tougher now, so read on to see if solar panels are still a good buy for your home. Ultimately, […]

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The advantages and disadvantages of solar panels

In this post we are going to briefly discuss the main advantages and the main disadvantages of solar panels in the hope that you can gain a better understanding of how they can work for you and whether they are suitable for your home or not. Advantages Of course, these advantages are fairly common knowledge […]

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