- Air quality alert issued for Chicago area (suntimes.com)
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CitiSense is a portable pollution monitoring system that allows you to check nearby air quality on your smart phone. Developed by computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego, the system delivers real-time d…
As my workshop increasingly looks like a battery wasteland, I’ve come across this idea for easily and quickly building a station to hold the many tools….
Most people have no idea that you can easily put biofuels into most engines in your home right now. No, your house will not smell like a MacDonalds. However I have found that while local oil company advertises they are a “green” “biofuel vendor” in truth they only put a tiny percent of biofuels in their mix due to fears of clogging 😦 As a result, consider switching to a dedicated biofuel company such as this..
It seemed impossible to find any kind of standardized analysis of biofuel, pellet or other wood burning stoves which are immersed in a kind of cloud of owner loyalties. Fortunately I at least found this site which provides a good summary of some of the models. Enviro mini appears to be one of the better ones and is used by Sustain.ca mini home and other small, eco dwelling companies.