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by paul123456
Sun Jan 24, 2010 5:17 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Using gravity to save money
Replies: 21
Views: 6872

Re: Using gravity to save money

Hello there , interesting . I did a downhill course in Ireland once , using gravity , just using the brakes . At the bottom of the hill it smelt like Tsjernobyl , the back brake pads were red hot and I had to wait for 20 minutes for them to cool of. Volkswagen now has a system that charges the batte...
by paul123456
Sat Jan 23, 2010 8:07 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: The weather
Replies: 21
Views: 2218

Re: The weather

Hello there , yes now we are getting some where , not global warming , which the governements like to call it , but climate change .This is a cyclus which has been going on for zillions of years ,and the governments want to frighten us , as if it is our fault to converse the hype into raising taxes ...
by paul123456
Sat Jan 23, 2010 8:51 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: The weather
Replies: 21
Views: 2218

Re: The weather

Hello there , Bonnie and Brett speak wise words . We are in for another cold bit of weather this week , it is certainly not global warming , it is climate change . So the climate change is being used as a tool to generate income for governments . Some good news from Lidl, they will be selling LED bu...
by paul123456
Mon Jan 18, 2010 7:37 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: small efforts on c02 reduction
Replies: 0
Views: 544

small efforts on c02 reduction

Hello there , Today I bought a clothes airer at Aldi for €20 . Just a simple one , freestanding , but with quite a length of line.If it is used a few days a week it will save on then energy bill and also on the amount of co2 which is attached to energy .Just one small contribution. And then Aldi and...
by paul123456
Wed Jan 13, 2010 7:47 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Snow shovelling—the Stonehead way
Replies: 19
Views: 2609

Re: Snow shovelling—the Stonehead way

Hello there , stonehead you shovel the snow away does yours stay away ? Saturday we had 10 inches , and 8 beaufort , shoveled it of the drive (350M1). Sunday it was back !Shoveled it away . Today it was 6 beaufort ,another 10 inches of freshly blown in snow ! Alltogether we have had around 12 inches...
by paul123456
Sat Jan 09, 2010 6:54 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: The weather
Replies: 21
Views: 2218

The weather

Hello there , since Copenhagen was over and "our leaders " decided to not allow the temperature to rise more than 2 degrees, we have been freezing our Bal@$# off here . This is not an average winter but a very cold and early one. Just been out on our drive and the snow drifts are going towards 50 cm...
by paul123456
Fri Jan 08, 2010 6:40 am
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: Gas Heating
Replies: 1
Views: 1239

Gas Heating

Hell there , Since "our leaders" were in Copenhagen and decided to lower the global temperature by 2 degrees , we've been in wintry conditions here ,30 cm of snow and day night temperatures of around -1/-12 degrees. Shows that they can take decisions and influence the climate , and really quick aswe...
by paul123456
Sun Dec 27, 2009 6:32 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: Rayburn Central Heating
Replies: 4
Views: 2163

Re: Rayburn Central Heating

Hello there , yes it is possible .We had the full works installed in 2008 ,16 m2 of solar panels for hot water , a Stanley Erin with back boiler , an Esse Ironheart with back boiler ,and a 1000 liter hot water storage tank . Apart from the cost's , it would be possible if you'd know a green plumber ...
by paul123456
Tue Dec 22, 2009 6:45 pm
Forum: But what can I do?
Topic: Petition to ceo of Primark
Replies: 13
Views: 3278

Re: Petition to ceo of Primark

Hello there, depending on where they live , 7 p an hour could be a life saver . Also the most people in western Europe go for the lowest possible priced goods which indirectly employ the people in the 3rd world for as little as 7 p . I think it is a circle ,the one feeds the other .Then a clever com...
by paul123456
Tue Dec 22, 2009 6:38 pm
Forum: But what can I do?
Topic: Our "Leaders" fail to lead - so what next
Replies: 45
Views: 12555

Re: Our "Leaders" fail to lead - so what next

Hello there , just need to come back on this topic . Re: Our "Leaders" fail to lead - so what next As I see it "our leaders " ( not mine ) do lead us , to the slaughter house . They pull the wool over our eyes with rubbish aqbout climate change . As for an example , the co2 emmisions , the governmen...
by paul123456
Tue Dec 22, 2009 10:43 am
Forum: But what can I do?
Topic: Our "Leaders" fail to lead - so what next
Replies: 45
Views: 12555

Re: Our "Leaders" fail to lead - so what next

Hello there , luckily the next conference is in Mexico , seems the polution is really bad there , so that's why 50000 clowns are going to be flown in , add to the polution, hope they choke . In Germany the electric prices are rising in January because of the rising prices to make green energy , a ri...
by paul123456
Sun Dec 20, 2009 7:31 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from Ireland
Replies: 14
Views: 1628

Re: Hi from Ireland

hello there , been down that road ,looked for fpp for strawbale,the council could not stop laughing . And then not being grid connected , would save alone for connection fees ( in 2003 ) 3k ! What it is now , would not have an idea . To getgrid connected now and then in the future be slf sufficient ...
by paul123456
Fri Dec 18, 2009 7:59 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Anyone else cold?
Replies: 76
Views: 6523

Re: Anyone else cold?

hello there , here in the North West of Germany -5 at night - 1 day temperature ,but there is 20 cm of snow. More to come on Sunday .But we are burning away on the Esse and Stanley , wood and browncoal. And the good thing is that as long as that bunch of pricks in Copenhagen cannot come to an agreem...
by paul123456
Tue Dec 08, 2009 8:22 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Rain.................................
Replies: 13
Views: 854

Re: Rain.................................

Hello there , yeah it was a wet month ,outside , the pond in the forest filled up really fast, the last 4 weeks . Usally it fill's fairly slow as the month progresses but the last 2 weeks went like a rocket . And also it seems to have been the warmest decade , but no fear .There's a bunch of pric(&Y...
by paul123456
Thu Nov 26, 2009 6:28 pm
Forum: Alternative Energy
Topic: solar boiler
Replies: 0
Views: 1241

solar boiler

Hello there , does anyone use or have a solar boiler ? We have a 16m2 set up ,Buderus , and also monitor the return made by the set . Further we've a Esse and Stanley burning wood which are also monitored . The return for the last 18 months for the solar was 6 MW , and for the fires 10mw. Anyone els...