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Make Solar & Geothermal Work for You: Harness the Sun and Earth to Power Your Lifestyle
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Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Make Solar & Geothermal Work for You, will lead you through the complete process of identifying, evaluating and purchasing both solar energy and geothermal power. You will be shown how combining the two sources of clean energy will provide a good return on investment whilst achieving energy independence. Once you understand the investment proposition you then need to identify reputable solar a
Revisiting the Green Centre (essay)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: Australian English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
(3.00 from 1 review)
In February 2000 it rained like never before in the usually dry heart of Australia, and the Red Centre literally turned green.
The Renewables: Our Future is Alive!
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Price: Free! Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
If you were given a choice between a regular chocolate bar and a chocolate bar which lasts forever, what would you choose? I’ll definitely go with the second one. Now this doesn’t happen in an ideal world. But what we do get is a group of resources which can be used to provide energy that can virtually last forever. For example, the wind, which is always around. It can never be used up completely.
Climate Change and Peak-Oil
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Price: Free! Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by KL Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Why is Climate Change so controversial? Are we running out of oil? Was the burning of Moscow in 2010 a result of Global Warming? What is the science behind all these claims? This book provides a critical but concise analysis of the evidence and anti-evidence of the Global Warming theory and the Peak-Oil claim. Anyone who is interested in the future of our society will find this book informational.
2013 Complete Guide to Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) for Shale Oil and Natural Gas: Encyclopedic Coverage of Production Issues, Protection of Drinking Water, Underground Injection Control (UIC)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 343,980. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
This up-to-date encyclopedia of official documents and publications on the risks and rewards of shale gas, with over a thousand pages of content, provides vital information on the ongoing controversy over hydraulic fracturing for shale gas production.
Birds of America. 120 Clear Photos.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 710. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 and represented by Alan Phillips. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
These are the birds of North America. Scroll through the photos or click on the name to see the photo. Clear photos with clickable links allow the reader to identify the birds of North America.
Green Spin (Or) Promoting the Green Message 2013
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Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
A book about driving change within the sustainability community itself. People are not engaging with the information they hear. Green Spin addresses how we can express green messages differently, encouraging campaigners and educators to appeal to the emotions, sub-conscious and mirror neurons of their audience. Green Spin takes you on a spin around the right-brain/eco-creative helix.
Environmental Toxicological Chemistry for Industrial Hygiene and Environmental Health Science
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The book provides a brief overview of environmental chemistry and toxicological chemistry needed by students and practitioners of industrial hygiene and environmental health science, where environmental chemistry is the study of the behavior of chemical species in the environment and toxicological chemistry relates their chemical nature to their toxic effects.
The story of Kah-Kah - A Gull and his Travels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
This true story, written from Kah-Kah the baby Seagull's diary, tells of how he was rescued as an orphan, was raised and finally released back into the wild, having been accepted by a local Flock. As far as I am aware, this has never been achieved before. I hope you enjoy my first little book.
World Ocean Day 2012
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Price: Free! Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book tells a short story in various languages how the author fall in love with the ocean and why it is important to take action and make a difference to protect the ocean. Susanna Ivy wants to inspire especially the youth to get out there and help protecting the beautiful underwater world. This book is translated in English, German, Spanish, Norwegian, Bosnian and still more to come...
Linking Legacies: Connecting the Cold War Nuclear Weapons Production Processes To Their Environmental Consequences - Nuclear and Radioactive Waste, Environmental Contamination
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This report connects the missions and functions of our nation's nuclear weapons facilities with the inventories of waste and materials remaining at the plants, and the extent and characteristics of contamination in and around the sites.
Environmental Issues for Real
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Environmental Issues for Real by Dr J. Mark Dangerfield takes a fresh look at what we believe are our environmental challenges. Read something different about how we might look at our world.
How to love nature when you live in the city - ten top tips
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
(4.00 from 1 review)
How to love nature when you live in the city by Dr J. Mark Dangerfield suggests four ideas and ten top tips for those of us who live in the city but still want to be in touch with nature.
21st Century NBC WMD CBRN Weapons and Terrorism: Water Security Handbook - Planning for and Responding to Drinking Water Contamination Threats and Incidents (Water Utility Planning Guide)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,650. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, this important guide from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provides official guidance regarding planning for - and responding to - drinking water contamination threats and incidents.
A Very Convenient Truth, Or Jesus Told Us There’d Be Days Like These, So Stop Worrying About The Planet And Get With His Program!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Concern about climate change is a world-wide obsession, with fears about the future and some pretty vitriolic debate among scientists and politicians. A Very Convenient Truth does not seek to join that debate, but rather to stand against fear by putting it into perspective based on the Word of God and the other natural events we see around us today.
Spinning a Green Yarn -- Another Inconvenient Truth
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Price: Free! Words: 28,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Tall gleaming white towers and intimidating gleaming white blades, creating energy from out of thin air—what could be more wholesome for the environment, wildlife, humankind, and the planet?! This book will help you to have a better understanding of the full impact of commercial wind power on the environment. Read this book and see if the facts mesh with your beliefs!
Tits Up
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Series: Fun and Fantasy, Book 14. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Quiet self time is liquid gold time, it is so very precious. No quiet time, and noise prevails inside the human, and that’s the invite to madness, and in many cases, the doorway to the world of therapy. It’s not enough for sleep to be the only escape from an increasingly insane world. Silence is golden. Silence is our true nature.
21st Century Essential Guide to the Keystone XL Pipeline from Canada to the Gulf Coast: Risks to the Environment and Water Resources
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Gain a complete understanding of the important controversy about the Keystone XL pipeline project with this flowing-text e-book containing a collection of official documents - including significant excerpts from the Final Environmental Impact Statement - on the risks of the pipeline.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual - FM 3-100.4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,070. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Environmental Considerations in Military Operations Field Manual (FM 3-100.4) guides the United States (US) Army and the US Marine Corps (USMC) in applying appropriate environmental protection procedures during all types of operations.
Dictionary of Astronomy
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Series: Dictionaries, Book 6 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 199. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
A useful dictionary for the students and teachers of Astronomy.