Why is natural gas non renewable?

why is natural gas non renewable?

Natural gas is non renewable because it is made using finite resources. A renewable resource is one that naturally replenishes and can continue to be used. Here are the reasons why natural gas is non renewable resource.  What is natural gas? Natural gas is a flammable gas. It is found underground near oil reserves and … Read more

Transforming Your Home into a Sustainable Haven: A Comprehensive Guide

transform your home into a sustainable haven

In today’s world, where environmental concerns are at the forefront of our minds, making our homes more sustainable has become a vital endeavour. By adopting eco-friendly practices and incorporating sustainable features, we can significantly reduce our carbon footprint and contribute to a greener future. This comprehensive guide aims to provide you with practical steps and … Read more

Why buy a Tesla Powerwall, when you can buy one of these instead?

tesla powerwall alternatives

Looking for independent power and wondering if a Tesla Powerwall is the only option?  Here are our favorite Tesla Powerwall alternatives to consider.  Tesla Powerwall alternatives There are a few reasons to look for Tesla Powerwall alternatives. Firstly, there is currently quite a long wait time for these battery packs in some areas. Secondly, you … Read more

EcoFlow battery: the world’s first portable home battery

ecoflow battery

The EcoFlow battery is the world’s first portable home battery that can provide your home with backup power or even complete independence from national supply when combined with solar panel arrays.  EcoFlow battery products have raised over $16 million dollars on Kickstarter in the last few years and this ‘little giant’ tech is also backed … Read more

Lease solar panels

lease solar panels

It seems like a great idea to lease solar panels and save yourself the cost of having to outlay the full amount to buy them, but is it such a great bargain? Leasing solar panels ties you into a long term contract, typically for twenty to twenty five years. This can impact the sale of … Read more

What’s the most environmentally friendly way to heat your home?

the most environmentally friendly way to heat your home

Winter is on its way in the northern hemisphere and with rising gas prices across the globe, we think the obvious question is what’s the most environmentally friendly way to heat your home? It seems that air source heating or ground source heating (or geothermal heating) are the most environmentally friendly ways to heat your … Read more

The burning truth about climate change

climate change

The burning truth about climate change is being obfuscated for a number of reasons, some of it is the age-old disagreement between scientists and some of it is driven by those with other agendas, economic or political. Lots is said about giving up meat, not flying, driving less, etc but do the facts give us … Read more

Energy suckers: what uses the most energy in your home? 

what uses the most energy in your home

Energy prices are rising constantly, and energy use contributes to climate change, so what uses the most energy in your home and how can you make savings?   It makes sense that heating or cooling your home (depending on where you live) uses the most energy. Heating and air conditioning are on for long periods of … Read more

Off grid solar system

off grid solar system

You might imagine an off grid solar system is only relevant to mountain dwellers and those living in the wilderness, but many homeowners are taking steps to back up their electricity supply. An off grid solar system is also really handy when you go camping with your RV or trailer into a national park, especially … Read more