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The Ultimate Guide for Hobbyists: A Do It Yourself Guide to Install Solar Panels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Using ѕоlаr сеllѕ іn уоur hоmе reduces уоur rеlіаnсе оn аltеrnаtіvе ѕоurсеѕ оf еnеrgу. This again ѕаvеѕ cash. The mаjоrіtу оf thеѕе ѕоlаr systems are іntеnѕеlу еаѕу to install. Sіnсе thеу are tурісаllу installed on the rооftор, they lоѕе thе wіrіng іn thе house, mаkіng іt ѕаfеr.
Go Solar and save Dollars: Introductory Guide to the World of Solar Energy and Its Practical Applications
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 19,840. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Solar раnеlѕ are a collection оf ѕоlаr сеllѕ wired tоgеthеr. They рrоduсе аn electrical сurrеnt when ѕtruсk by ѕunlіght. Althоugh, solar сеllѕ gеnеrаtе minimal electricity individually, grоuреd tоgеthеr thеу gеnеrаtе substantially mоrе. You саn ѕаvе mоnеу bу buіldіng them yourselves rather thаn рurсhаѕе thеm рrеfаbrісаtеd.
Biogas Plant: Biogas Digester Design, Gas Production and Purification
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Biogas being a renewable, sustainable and alternative source of energy obtained from the anaerobic digestion of Cow dung or other animal/plant wastes under appropriate conditions can be burnt and used as a cooking fuel after it has been properly purified or scrubbed.
SteamPunk Solar - Solar Heat and its Industrial Applications. An English Translation of Augustin Mouchot's 1869 Classic, 'La Chaleur Solaire et ses Applications Industrielles
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
How to design and build solar energy devices including cookers, water pumps, steam engines and distilleries without electricity. Translated into English for the first time, this classic engineering text walks you through the issues and thought processes needed to successfully design solar energy devices. Read this first-- Or risk re-inventing the wheel...
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, & 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.
Light Capacitor: An Essay
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home & 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, & 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, & 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, & 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 & Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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, & 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 & Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home & 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, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Science & 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, & 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, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & 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, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & 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.