9 Energy Harvesters Used Today

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  • 2017-02-07

9 Energy Harvesters Used Today

1. Windmills @unsplash/Jean Gerber Wind doesn’t just make your hair or cape look epic. It can also provide electricity for us to live by. From huge wind turbines to small little pin wheels, windmills have been used for energy harvesting for centuries. Today, large turbines located offshore or in vast plains can power entire cities.

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  • 2017-02-02

6 Ways You Could Save on Your Winter Energy Bill

1. Turn your water heater down! @pixabay/tiburi Many water heaters are set at scalding 140° F (60° C) by their manufacturer–while most households only need to be set a respectable 120°. Turning your water heater down these twenty or so degrees can save you hundreds of dollars every year. Just make sure that your appliances,

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  • 2017-02-01

5 Ways Energy Harvesters Are Changing Energy Forever

1. No more batteries (Kind of) If it can be worn, carried, or even implanted, it can be charged by energy harvesters. Batteries may not be eliminated entirely, at least not right away, but cell phones, watches, and health monitors could all draw their power directly from the heat of a hand, the light of