Books tagged: energy efficiency

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Unleash the Power of Cloud-Based Energy Monitoring in Your Facility
Price: Free! Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
With Global Health, Sustainability and Resource Conservation at the top of most Individual and Corporate Priority Lists, get a jump on the Future. Learn about Cloud-Based Information Systems, Real-Time Data, Remote Monitoring, Fault Detection, and how to use them to reduce your Carbon Footprint, Energy and Water Consumption and Costs.
The Straw Bale House - Volume I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This ebook is the first of three volumes packed with high quality photos, that together, detail the process of building a house from foundations to finish. The preparation for building is covered in 'Not Bad for a Girl: Building a House - The Preparation'. It is intended for other owner-builders or anyone who is curious about building a house.
Energy Efficiency: How To Produce More Renewable Energy Without Paying Outrageous Bills?
This book introduces alternative sources of energy, especially if you want to stop paying outrageous bills by producing more electric and fuel power. There are many technologies that convert the alternative sources of energy into electricity and fuel very effectively with little or no risk to the envornment and your wallet. Go green and grab your copy now!
Solar Power: Economic Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
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Even with free solar cells and batteries, solar power is too expensive. If safe nuclear power is expensive, solar power is a disaster (and so is wind). Here I present an analysis showing that wind and solar are NOT the way to go in terms of economics. Nuclear, geothermal and hydro are the way to go. Clean fossil fuel is a last resort. Safe nuclear? I discuss that in my next book.
Building an Earth-, Eco-, Qi-, Environmentally-, Family- Friendly Home
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
If you're building (or renovating) a home and want to make it non-toxic, family friendly, environmentally friendly, sustainable, have energy efficiency and passive heating and cooling built in, and be in tune with the earth.... This book is for you. Even if you just want to know about those things, this book is for you.
Powering Up America: The Revolution Began Yesterday
Price: Free! Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
While U.S. lawmakers delay progress on energy reform, Americans from all walks of life and political ideologies have been voting with their feet – and their wallets -- a new report finds.
Carbon Policy - How robust measurement and verification can improve policy effectiveness
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book puts forward the case for incorporating more robust Measurement Reporting and Verification in the development of carbon abatement policy. Its focus is on policies that aim to reduce the energy use and resultant carbon emissions of buildings. It examines a range of policy types, provides case studies, and shows how to incorporate robust measurement and verification into policy design.
Surviving The Cuts, And Other Disasters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Raxial Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Practical solutions for coping with challenges of economic crisis and environmental disaster. Increasingly people in the United Kingdom find providing for the family an exercise in survival in itself; while others aim to better prepare for larger-scale disaster. An essential illustrated, plain English guide for people enduring austerity cuts; and Survivalists, or 'Preppers' in the UK and beyond.
How to Future Proof Your Home: A Guide to Building with Energy Intelligence in Cold Climates
Price: $24.97 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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Professionally accredited author Shane Wolffe aims to show readers how to cost effectively build homes to be up to 85 percent more energy efficient, even in extreme climates. The book is based on building principles that work and were pioneered in Saskatchewan, Canada – a place with one of the most extreme climates in the world where yearly temperatures range from -40°C (-40F) to 35°C (95F).
The Smart Grid Imperative
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / energy, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise applications / business intelligence tools
The five powerful factors energizing utilities to make major changes today explained. trillions of dollars are being invested in Smart Grid infrastructure. Find out why.