Last updated Monday May 8, 2017
I'm John Loveless
Welcome To John Saves Energy!
I figured out how to transform a regular fuel burning house into an effectively solar powered, net-zero home. Now I want to show you how you can do the same.
There is a vast collection of articles and acquired knowledge here.
By reading these articles, you will learn how to increase the efficiency, comfort and energy independence of your home, business, appliances and vehicles, all without anyone noticing that something changed.
You will be amazed at how easy and fun it is to make improvements. A word of caution though, this website will probably cause your standard of living, quality of life, happiness, health and well-being to improve. Mine did. I was not expecting that.
The greatest investment you can make is in knowledge. Knowledge is power and having your own source of power brings independence, job security, self sufficiency and freedom.
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Simple 3-step checklist to show everyone that Climate Change is a Hoax.
Comparing Nissan Leaf 2010-2012 and 2013-2016 model years.
The Energy Detected TED -- Find power wasters in the home that you didn't even know about.
JohnSavesEnergy now offers in home and phone consultations
Natural Remedies -- Updates to using natural remedies to help you feel better.
Misplaced Megawatt-hours I seem to have misplaced 2.9 Megawatt-hours. Has anyone seen them?
Growing your Own Milk -- It's easier than having a dairy cow and the HOA won't care either.
Revisiting Cooking Appliances in the Kitchen -- Heating up water
Time and Labor Saving Tools -- Making garden harvest go much faster.
Armagarden 2014 -- First year garden Success and Failure
Tesla Power Wall -- What it will do, what it won't do.
What Can You Fit in an EV Hatchback? Hatchback can haul almost anything, electric ones even more so.
Goodbye Geo EV John, quit living below your privileges. You need to buy yourself a really nice EV.
EVERY Vehicle Electric What would it take for every vehicle to be electric? Semi-trucks included?
Reducing L2 Charging Inefficiencies and resistive losses in wiring.
CO2 Meters, (not to be confused with CO or carbon-monoxide meters).
Two Years of Geothermal Heating and Air Conditioning
A new tab called Emergency Preparedness has been added. It is a how-to guide on the practical and prudent aspects of being prepared for emergencies without the sensational fear of impending doom and destruction.
Bidet Toilet Seat You never knew luxury until you've tried one. Plus they will indirectly save you energy and money. Just trust me on this one.
Garden Planning -- Learning about the Mittledier Gardening method.
On 7/5/2014, KSL Channel 5 featured John and his nearly net-zero home.
When making efficiency improvements, there are a couple of rules that you should strive to follow: