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Sustainable technologies at home allow individuals to live their lives without producing unnecessary waste and pollution. They may cost a bit more up-front, but will help the Earth and save you money in the long run.

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How Gravity-powered Floor Lamps Will Work

Alternative energy usually means something is mined, refined, collected or grown. But gravity-powered floor lamps rely only on a force of nature -- and the strength of a human being.


Top 5 Energy-efficient Computer Monitors

 Top 5 Energy-efficient Computer Monitors

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Top 5 Green Mobile Phones

 Top 5 Green Mobile Phones

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Top 5 Green Robots

 Top 5 Green Robots

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How Mobile Energy Management Systems Work

 How Mobile Energy Management Systems Work

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How Waterless Toilets Work

 How Waterless Toilets Work

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How Portable Centrifugal Oil Cleaning Systems Work

 How Portable Centrifugal Oil Cleaning Systems Work

The portable centrifugal oil cleaning system could cut down on oil usage. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn about the portable centrifugal oil cleaning system. See more »

How the Goblin Aero Works

 How the Goblin Aero Works

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How the Husqvarna Automower Solar Hybrid Works

 How the Husqvarna Automower Solar Hybrid Works

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How Tweet-a-Watt Works

 How Tweet-a-Watt Works

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How Motion-powered Electronics Work

 How Motion-powered Electronics Work

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