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Urine Collection Beats Composting Toilets for Nutrient Recycling

Lloyd Alter says, "

I don't think it is a question of urine separating beating composting toilets; it can do both and in fact a urine-separating composting toilet...

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7 Tips to Get More from Mini-Split Heat Pumps in Colder Climates

Joel Ackerman says, "

Hi,

 

I had installed two Fujitsu heat pumps, 15000 BTU models at the East and West end of my house.  The east end tends to...

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mark g says, "

Bob,

Thanks for this: "For the A/C in my case there wasn't nearly as much plastic crackling".

At least i have something to look...

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Safe, All-Electric "Induction" Cooking: Try This At Home

Lloyd Alter says, "

My former boss Graham Hill, who built a high end tiny apartment after he left TreeHugger, used induction in an interesting way: since they use so...

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Heat Pump Water Heaters in Cold Climates: Pros and Cons

Bruce Donelson says, "

If you insulate the mechanical room, your HPWH will certainly become quiter to you upstairs. But it will have less heat available from upstairs to...

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