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Solar Power: How to Construct (and Use) the 45W Harbor Freight Solar Kit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
The best way to learn about solar is to make your own kit and watch it work. Build a solar power generator that you can take anywhere and never be without electrical power. Understand and maximize your use of solar power to run electrical devices even when grid power is unavailable.
Green and Efficient Heating Systems for Your Home: Perspectives of a New Green and Sustainable Lifestyle
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 29,340. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This is a practical guide about efficient and ecological thermal technologies from present and future for your home. More exactly, in this e-book you will find what do you need to know about heating systems in order to pay less for heating.
Light Capacitor: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
A concept for storing sunlight in a capacitor employing vacuum, environmental control, and improved mirroring using modern technology. Light goes round and round till we extract it for power: heating, electricity, lighting, etc.
Geo Power: Stay Warm, Keep Cool and Save Money with Geothermal Heating & Cooling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016 by PixyJack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Learn why ground-source heat pumps (GHPs) are the best choice for heating and cooling new or existing homes in any climate, and how this reliable, silent, non-polluting way of extracting free earth energy saves money every year. For homeowners, home-building partners (architects, builders, lenders, inspectors), and those in training. Includes system options and the science behind the technology.
U.S. Air Force (USAF) Energy Policy: Horizons Science and Technology Vision, Strategic Plan, Air Domain, Harvesting, Game-changing Concepts, Space, Propulsion, Storage, Cyber Domain, Infrastructure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book reproduces three important reports from the U.S. Air Force about energy policy and the service: U.S. Air Force Energy Strategic Plan; Energy Horizons: United States Air Force / Energy S&T Vision 2011-2026; Energy Horizons: A Science and Technology Vision for Air Force Energy.
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.
Where are the Flying Cars? Science, Technology, and Public Policy
Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Where are the Flying Cars? is not really about flying cars. It's a brief discussion of science, technology and public policy, and the need to confront the reality that not all new and proposed technologies will ultimately prove to be both successful and (hopefully) environmentally benign. Included is a suggested energy policy for America with some of the rationales behind the recommended actions.
How To Upgrade Your Home To Solar Energy
Price: $2.47 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Why does your home need solar panels? ...because life as we know it is in trouble. A recent study announced that we have entered the 6th Mass Extinction. We really are “living on the edge”. We do have a major thing in our favor. Solar is our lifeline to the future. By the end of this book, I’m betting you agree that solar is a "simple solution" for our clean energy future.
21st Century Geothermal Energy: Opportunities for Near-Term Geothermal Development on Public Lands in the Western United States
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This report provides an analysis of the geothermal energy sites on public lands that represent the best opportunities for near-term development.
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!
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
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"
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.
Power Up! The Smart Guide to Home Solar Power: How to Make a Wise Solar Investment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
How would you like a $2 monthly electric bill? Here's how. Author Robert Brenner explains how to determine your power needs, select the right-sized system, find vendors, get proposals, analyze bids, select the best solar installer, fund the project, make milestone payments, and evaluate results. Three actual installation jobs are described (with photos) including savings on electrical bills.
Solar Case Study: 7.4 kW Home Power Generator
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
How a homeowner cut his electrical bill by over 99% by purchasing a 7.4 kW solar power generator for his home.
Solar Case Study: 6.4 kW Home Power Generator
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
How a homeowner cut his electrical bill by over 90% by purchasing a 6.4 kW distributed inverter solar power generator for his home.
Solar Case Study: 5.0 kW Home Power Generator
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
How a homeowner cut his electrical bill by over 96% by installing a 5 kW solar power generator.
2012 Biomass Multi-Year Program Plan - Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biopower - Conversion Technologies, Feedstock Supply, Bio-Oil Pathways, Bioenergy Supply Chain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
The Biomass Program is one of the 11 technology development programs within the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy at the U.S. Department of Energy.
21st Century Complete Guide to Natural Gas Vehicles - Alternative Fuel Vehicles (AFV), Compressed Natural Gas (CNG), Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), Technology, Safety, Refueling Issues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This comprehensive and up-to-date ebook provides a unique guide to natural gas vehicles, compiling ten official documents with details of every aspect of the issue: CNG and LNG designs, success stories, references, information on safety and refueling issues, and much more.