by PHL Council
The need for the use of cleaner, renewable energy sources has never been more prevelant. From major industry to small businesses and even home owners, we are all encouraged to seek alternative, cleaner energy sources. Currently, the use of more traditional methods for generating power such as the burning of fossil fuels, generate harmful greenhouse gas emissions – very bad for the earths atmosphere and our planet!
Tidal, Solar and Wind energy are generally referred to as Green energy sources. This is because they are natural, clean energy sources which do not produce harmful toxins or emissions and are more friendly to the earth and it’s atmosphere. Further to this, they are a long term, sustainable source of energy and they are incredibly cost effective.
Thankfully, many major companies and organizations, particularly in the manufacturing sector, are gradually recognizing the need for change and are utilizing the benefits of Renewable, Green Energy. This is also filtering down to smaller industries and organizations.
However, with millions of home owners around the globe, what difference could we make. Looking more specifically at Wind and Solar energy for your home, many people have asked the question “does it really work – is it a realistic option?”. In my opinion, the answer to this question is a definite yes.
Home made Wind Turbines and Solar Panels are by far the easiest and cheapest ways for you harness the power of nature and generate your own energy for your home. It is a natural, free and clean resource and more and more home owners are realizing the benefits of turning to solar and wind energy.
There are an increasing number of ‘How To’ manuals and guides available and provided they are followed correctly, you can build and install your very own Wind Turbine and Solar Panels easily and cheaply providing you with a long term renewable energy supply to your home.
They really are cost effective and easy to build and you can make a genuine difference not only to the environment you live in but also to your utility bills!
Thank you for taking the time to read this article and I hope you are keen to explore further ways of how to save home energy for your home.