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More info on helping out is at our [[Appropedia:Community portal|Community Portal]] page. Ask questions or leave comments at the [[Appropedia:Village pump|Village Pump]] page. You can also check out the Appropedia [[Appropedia:Mailing lists|mailing lists]]. [http://groups.google.com/group/appropedia-community Appropedia community] and [http://groups.google.com/group/tech-for-sustainability-wikis Site tech].</p>
 
More info on helping out is at our [[Appropedia:Community portal|Community Portal]] page. Ask questions or leave comments at the [[Appropedia:Village pump|Village Pump]] page. You can also check out the Appropedia [[Appropedia:Mailing lists|mailing lists]]. [http://groups.google.com/group/appropedia-community Appropedia community] and [http://groups.google.com/group/tech-for-sustainability-wikis Site tech].</p>

Revision as of 01:00, 26 May 2011

Sharing knowledge to build rich, sustainable lives.

Student team tackles "Phantom Menace and His Gang of Energy Wasting Goons"


The Arcata Green Team, students from Humboldt State University on an Appropedia service learning project, have created resources for energy-saving in their local community - as well as a funny video. Watch it on the Arcata Green Team page.

Appropedia is the site for collaborative approaches to sustainability, poverty reduction and international development. Learn more at our Mission page.

The material here is free for your use. So far contributors have made 392,245 edits and uploaded 31,518 files. Search or browse our categories or all 61,536 pages.



Highlighted Project
New Dawn composting toilet
New Dawn composting toilet at a demonstration center in Costa Rica, helping treat human waste and provide fertilizer with a reduced bacteria count.

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New pages being developed:
  1. My Personal Review on this Semester
  2. IMPRESSIONS ABOUT EMPOWERMENT TECHNOLOGIES
  3. MY REFLECTION ABOUT THE SUBJECT - EMPOWERMENT TECHNOLOGY
  4. Learning Experience as a Senior High in E tech
  5. Semester Life
  6. E-Tech: An overall
  7. A roller coaster ride
  8. BEING A SENIOR HIGHSCHOOL STUDENT
  9. Empowerment Technology by Jannah Pacana
  10. MY THOUGHTS ABOUT EMPOWERMENT TECHNOLOGY

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