Tag Archives: fuel

Rocket Stoves & Rocket Mass Stoves (& Wood Stoves)

Heat, cook, hot water, drying, and a cozy place to sit: All benefits of a good wood stove + intelligent systems design. But what about getting the same benefits from rocket stoves which are supposed to be more efficient?

Alcohol: A Renewable Energy that Sequesters Carbon and Can Power Our Lives?

We have all heard the myths about alcohol used as a transportation fuel. These include the myth that ethanol is a net energy loser, taking more energy to produce that it supplies. Turns out, that’s probably not true, and is especially not true when a permaculture-designed agricultural system is used to produce the alcohol. “In […]