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INRA: economic study of permaculture

INRA published a four-year study on the economic viability of organic permaculture. This study entitled “Permacultural organic market gardening and economic performance” shows that permaculture can be quite competitive economically compared to conventional intensive agriculture. The study was carried out on a fairly small area of ​​1000m², ie […]

Sizing of an Archimedean screw for hydropower - INSA Strasbourg

Sizing of an Archimedes screw for hydroelectricity - INSA Strasbourg. Optimization of an Archimedean screw for energy production in micro-hydroelectric power stations. by Guilhem DELLINGER, Abdelali TERFOUS, Abdellah GHENAIM, Pierre-André Garambois KEYWORDS: Fluid mechanics, Renewable energy, Micro hydroelectric power station, Archimedean screw, Experimentation Summary The use of Archimedes screw in micro hydroelectric power stations is a way […]

Download: urban garden Guide

The guide to the urban vegetable garden. 242 pages, 24.2 Mb in .pdf Preface Les Jardins, like many other good ideas elsewhere, have the gift of growing in the most unexpected places. My first experience as an urban gardener was in Brussels, Belgium, on a rooftop without security barriers. Although […]

Download: The Solar for Dummies, T1

Photovoltaic solar energy in France for dummies, volume 1 Explanatory brochure on how solar photovoltaic energy works in France. For those who did not understand that the French solar was not SUBSIDIZED (well in the sense or we want you to believe it) “When you want to kill your dog, you say he has the […]

Download: Scenario Négawatt 2006, archive

Archive: Négawatt 2006 scenario, summary Since the end of 2002 the association has embarked on the development of a prospective energy transition scenario by 2050. Taking advantage of new data and greater experience, the members of negaWatt updated this prospective scenario in 2005 and 2006. It was then supported by a number of proposals from […]

Download: Electric heating and peak power

Electric heating and peak current on the network, presentation by the Négawatt association Conference support presenting the problem of peak power: figures, history and applicable solutions… Find out more: - Download the Négawatt 2011 scenario - Debate on the scenario Negawatt 2011 Download the file (Newsletter subscription may be required): Heating […]

Download: Scenario Négawatt 2011: Video conference

Video conference presentation of the Négawatt 2011 Scenario This new scenario meets several objectives: - to show that a so-called “developed” society can meet its needs by considerably reducing the use of fossil and nuclear energies. - propose concrete measures allowing a real energy transition - make a technical contribution to the debate on […]

Download: Négawatt, thousands of jobs for energy savings

Download the summary of the socio-economic study of the negaWatt scenario. Summary: Publication of the socio-economic study of the negaWatt 2011 scenario Eighteen months after the publication of its “energy scenario 2011-2050” and a little over a year after the publication of its Manifesto, the negaWatt association wishes bring a new contribution to the National Debate on the Transition […]

Download: Nuclear risk and financial risk

Analogy between nuclear risk (radiation) and financial risk (crash) in public opinion document in English. Parallels of Radiation- and Financial-Risk Management on Public Acceptance Mark Hogue * Abstract - The financial collapse of 2007 provides an opportunity for a cross-discipline comparison of risk assessments. Flaws in financial risk assessments bear part of the blame […]

Download: Sonoluminesence: Discovery of Nuclear Reactions, Cold Fusion, by Purdue University

Confirmatory experiments for nuclear emissions during acoustic cavitation Sonoluminesence: confirmation of nuclear phenomena (cold fusion type) by Purdue University Confirmatory experiments were conducted to assess the potential for nuclear fusion related emissions of neutrons and tritium during neutron-seeded acoustic cavitation of deuterated acetone. Corresponding control experiments were conducted with normal acetone. Statistically significant (5-11 […]

Thesis on the wet combustion and performance by Rémi Guillet

Wet combustion and its performances 232 pages in .pdf Thesis presented in view of obtaining the title of Doctor of the University Henri Poincaré, Nancy 1 in Mechanical Science and Energy. By Rémi GUILLET. Keywords: wet combustion / combustion / humidity / hygrometry / environment / efficiency / energy / thermal process / nitrogen oxides […]