going green information: Going Green-Our Forgotten Green Energy in Vermont - 09/30/10 05:26 AM
Going Green-Our Forgotten Green Energy in Vermont, the penstock which is also knowen as the pipeline and powerhouse of a Hydro System. The penstock is not only responsible for moving water to your turbine, but also is the enclosure which creates the head pressure with increasing vertical drop. So in effect the penstock focuses all the water power at the bottom of the pipe where it and your turbine will connect.In contrast an open stream dissipates the energy as it travels down the hill. The pipeline's diameter, length and routing all affect the efficiency, and there are guidelines, that need to … (6 comments)

going green information: First Time Home Buyer Going Green Is Not Hard To Do with Used-Home Parts in Vermont - 09/11/10 01:13 PM
First Time Home Buyer Going Green Is Not Hard To Do with Used-Home Parts in Vermont, just pay a little ole visit to the Vermont Salvage Exchange in White River Junction, Vermont. You'll find it to be funky and utilitarian at the very same time, its a used-home parts store where you'll be able to find everything from fireplace mantels, stainedglass windows to doors, wainscoting, and heating grilles, all this and more in one store.
 
 
 
Amid the three floors of boxs and boxs of doorknobs, light fixtures, and gargoyles are mighty creative decorating ideas intended to help … (5 comments)