Author: Dr. Jim

Bio-Power Shows Competitive Edge

IRENA, the International Renewable Energy Agency, has published a study on the costs of biomass power generation, concluding that the most competitive projects can generate electricity at a cost as low as US$0.06/kWh.

Mission Improbable?

Dr. Jim Carey Most of the subscribers to this website and newsletter have been readers of mine for a long time, and have followed me here from my raw food roots. Recently I turned all of my raw food work…

Wind Turbines

What is a wind turbine? A wind turbine is also known as a windmill or wind generator. Although the terms are used interchangeably, there is a small difference. The wind turbine is the device that use wind energy to produce…

Earth 4 Energy Corporation

So you are interested in knowing how to produce energy and reduce your electricity bills, you’ve come to the right place. With the ever increasing costs of living and warmer climate, there should be a better time when we stop…

Windmill Design

What makes a windmill? A windmill is a device that converts wind energy into mechanical energy that is later converted into electrical energy. A wind mill typically consists of the following parts: • Blades – A wind mill can be…

Wind Power Solutions for the Home

With the increasing global demand for power, more than the supply, it is time that we take concrete steps to save energy. Apart from being aware of the use of electricity and water at home, one can employ pollution-free and…