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...
A quality British cross cut saw, great for one or two people.
Maddy and John explain the many benefits of Hotbin composting.
Prepare for winter and learn everything you need to know about a woodburner - what fuels, how to store, what burner to choose and much more!