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|Subject: Re: Open question: What to put into a new house?||Date: 3/27/2004 11:10 AM|
|Author: davy02||Number: 48421 of 129860|
I've been kicking around design ideas for my future home for years. Something I want, both for self-sufficiency and for doing as much as I can to help with environmental issues is a self-powered house. With the combination of solar or wind power and a residential fuel cell to supplement, you could actually sell electricity back to the power company. Current estimates are that a fuel cell will pay for itself in 4 years.
All things Renewable Energy
Also, check out http://www.otherpower.com, if you're into tinkering and want a wind generator.
Ogrecat, I suspect you might like these sites.
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