! Highlighted Project
! Highlighted Project
! [[Image:AEFfill.jpg|250px|thumb|right|'''Click for project -> [[AEF greywater]] ''Recreating a failing greywater marsh at the Arcata Educational Farm. ''''' '''Updated Spring 2006''']]
! [[Image:AEFfill.jpg|250px|thumb|right|'''Click for project -> [[AEF greywater]] ''Recreating a failing
[[greywater marsh ]] at the Arcata Educational Farm. ''''' '''Updated Spring 2006''']]
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Revision as of 13:04, 8 June 2010
1 Current Highlight
2 Past Highlights
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2.16 Temp retired July 17th, 2007
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4 Submitted for highlighting
These are projects which have been featured on the front page.
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to this page. It would be good to have one per week.
's only cooking appliance for the entire summer voyage. Discovery News says,
"If rising ocean levels force us to figure out how to float, it might not be an entirely bad thing. Especially if the food tastes like this."
Building a solar powered (photovoltaic) vaccine refrigerator with a community hospital in Northern Mexico. Now the sun helps keep the vaccines consistently cold.
Determine the cost inputs and energy outputs of small scale ethanol production from local and conventional sources.
A safe incubator that will be used in local health centers in deveoping countries.
Nutsy, the modified Universal Nut Sheller for home use.
Build your own Vermicomposting System!
"It can be built as a : Do-It-Yourself (DIY) project where expert masonry skills are not required" and "by using common and inexpensive materials available anywhere."
Creating a solar cooker out of local invasive species and waste materials in order to pasteurize water and be an alternative to the use of fossil fuels for cooking food.
Turning corn cob agricultural waste into a cooking fuel that combats deforestation and indoor air pollution.
Years of pedal powered innovations from
, all in one place.
Are you on a purified water grid? Frustrated at flushing your bodily waste with some of the cleanest drinking water in the world? Do something about it.
Homemade house paints - exposed, exploited, examined and explained.
Highlighted health Project
Spacer for asthma medications made from a 500cc plastic bottle.
The Hexayurt is a refugee shelter system that uses an approach based on "autonomous building" to provide not just a shelter, but a comprehensive family support unit which includes drinking water purification, composting toilets, fuel-efficient stoves and solar electric lighting. 8/15/07 Update: Winner of the Treehugger Participate! contest for Burning Man.
Retired August 16th, 2007
A detailed greywater system at Centro Orgánico Finca Sarita, an Ecuadorian seed saving center.
Temp retired July 17th, 2007
The Hexayurt is a refugee shelter system that uses an approach based on "autonomous building" to provide not just a shelter, but a comprehensive family support unit which includes drinking water purification, composting toilets, fuel-efficient stoves and solar electric lighting.
Retired July 16th, 2007
Recent winners of the $25,000 Economic Fuel award. Wild Chick Farm pecks ahead on local sustainable chicken raising.
Retired May 18th, 2007
Conventional showers minimize thermal comfort, maximize energy use and water consumption, and exacerbating moisture problems... A solution?
Retired April 20th, 2007
A scary earthen oven that uses three layers to maximize efficiency, and all three types of heat to maximize the flavor.
Retired April 6th, 2007
A very hot (400 °F) parabolic solar cooker. Made from an reclaimed satellite dish using bicycle powered tools.
Retired March 7th, 2007
Retired Jan. 16th, 2007
Retired July 6, 2006
Click for Project -> Solar Charged Lawnmower Converting a very used gas power lawnmower into a solar charged, low emission, almost silent, lawn cutting machine.
Retired Dec 1, 2006
As stated and pushed by the Admins: The highlighted project should rotate much more frequently. Semimonthly for now, and never more than daily in the future. --
Lonny 13:09, 1 December 2006 (PST)
And it should be on a feed, so that readers can get an RSS feed of new highlighted projects. -- Lonny 19:35, 7 March 2007 (PST)
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