It's releatively easy to rig up an array of solar panels on the roof of your shed or off-grid eco-house; it's much more difficult to store that energy so that useful amounts of it are available when the sun don't shine and you really need it for a nice warm bath! In this clip, Permaculture magazine editor Maddy Harland, eco-builder Ben Law and Sustainability Centre Manager Mary Lewis give their solutions...
Question time at the Green Fair: How to store solar electricity from off-grid panels
Thursday, 28th July 2011
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With Fracking constantly in the media, this book is a great way to understand the fracking industry without prejudice. Filled with shocking facts,...
Maddy and John explain the many benefits of Hotbin composting.
Having loved Mr D's Thermal Cooker, John tries out its accessories – tins for baking bread and cakes.