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Alternative Stirling Engines For Free Energy Applications And How To Go About Building Them And Using Them To Generate Electricity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This book describes the basics of the Stirling engine, as well as some of the most promising alternative models, how to go about building them and how they can be used to generate power for home use.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
The Truth About Simple Unhooked Living
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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Find out how to manage a home comfortably and safely without electricity and running water. Why would anyone want to live that way on purpose? The reasons span from radical conservation to being self-reliant when the system falls apart. If you just want to weather water shortages and power outages gracefully, why not learn from those who live without pipes and wires full time?
Solar on my Roof
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Make your solar system work. You have installed a solar system, now what? This book looks at your solar system in easy to understand terms. How it works and how it can save you money and the environment. Albert has worked as engineer with solar energy over a decade. He fielded calls from owners and installers across Australia. Solar on my Roof is a plain English manual to your solar system.
Homesteading Adventures: A Guide for Doers and Dreamers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by ManyTracks. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
From bare beginnings to a comfortable, ever changing homestead, Sue leads the reader through their early years of building, learning, laughing and creating their home in the woods. Both fun and practical with plenty of how-to and a little bit of philosophy, from home building to home power, from organic garden to country kitchen, and a whole lot in between.