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Updated today, Monday, October 9, 2006,
---We are a small household in California, USA.
We have just seen The Great Warming and it really put a fire under us! We want to do something immediately, in our own lives, and at the same time spread the word, about altering our climate-deranging ways.
La Mirada, California, USA
---Ready-made solar ovens of proven efficiency.
Some that we've found online, including the two best: the Sport, and the Global Sun
---Of all the possible ways to make solar ovens, we like the SolarQ (converted barbecue) the best.
Simply line an old barbecue with aluminum foil, top it with clear plastic such as oven roasting bags, surround it with a car front-windshield sunscreen and wala! A basic solar oven, and at just the right height!
---We're working out some approaches that fit our style of eating, but basically everything will cook in a solar oven. Please send us some of your favorite recipes as well!!
---Special pots, pans and other items can add greatly to the success of your solar cooking experiments and experiences.
---Light destroys vitamin B2, so precautions are recommended against using glass cookware in solar ovens IF you plan to eat many meals cooked solar. Other than that, the slow cooking PRESERVES vitamins, protein, and other nutrients. The danger zone is anything near body temperature, around 100 degress F. Anything from 150 deg. F and higher COOKS FOOD!
---Shopping for easy-to-use solar panels, while educating ourselves about the innovations that will be providing more and more power for less and less money.
---The best online compendiums we can find on solar stuff, from Google searches to online catalogues and everything in between that gets to the point on solar.
---Online articles and books, all things to read for those who are converting to solar.
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SO: Solar Oven, a contraption that, darn it!, cooks using only sunlight
SQ: Solar Barbecue, a solar oven made by converting a standard barbecue