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Power Up! The Smart Guide to Home Solar Power: How to Make a Wise Solar Investment
By Robert C. Brenner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
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.
2012 Biomass Multi-Year Program Plan - Biofuels, Bioproducts, and Biopower - Conversion Technologies, Feedstock Supply, Bio-Oil Pathways, Bioenergy Supply Chain
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
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
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Fossil Fuels
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.
Environmental Laws Applicable to Construction and Operation of Ethanol Plants - NEPA, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Pollution Prevention Act
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This compliance assistance manual serves as a road map of information on federal environmental programs and federal and state agency roles. Air, water, hazardous waste, accident prevention and release reporting are examples of requirements that might apply.
Algal Biofuels Guide: Renewable Energy from Algae, Macroalgae (Seaweed), Cyanobacteria, Feedstocks, Cultivation, Harvesting, Extraction, Conversion, Distribution and Utilization
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,790. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Algal biomass is a fast-growing, renewable resource and a promising feedstock for advanced biofuels. Algal biofuels are generating considerable interest around the world.
Energy for the Warfighter: Military Operational Energy Strategy, Navy Energy Program for Security and Independence, Navy Energy Vision for the 21st Century
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This ebook is a compilation of three military reports about energy usage and conservation: Military Operational Energy Strategy; Navy Energy Program for Security and Independence; and A Navy Energy Vision for the 21st Century.
ALGAE COLORING THE FUTURE GREEN
By John Kyndt
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Moura Enterprises Publishing Division. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE USE OF ALGAE FOR INTELLIGENT SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION OF FUEL, FEED, CHEMICALS AND PHARMACEUTICALS This e-book is intended for scientists, entrepreneurs, students, engineers, algae growers and investors that are interested in the potential algae have for fuel production, as well as, manufacturing of high value chemicals, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.
The 2013 Solar Electricity Handbook
By Michael Boxwell
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
The 2013 edition of the Solar Electricity Handbook is a practical and straightforward guide to using photovoltaic solar panels to generate electricity. It is the seventh edition of the book, which has been updated yearly since 2009. Assuming no previous knowledge of solar panels, the book explains how solar works, how it is used and explains how to successfully install solar energy.
Energy Innovation: Fixing the Technical Fix
By Lewis Perelman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Energy policy is a mess of tangled problems and political conflicts. Many look to technology to break the logjam. But breakthrough innovations are needed to make "clean" energy cheap. With a plan emphasizing open international participation, crowdsourcing, and crowdfunding, Lewis Perelman's "Energy Innovation" provides an original, timely roadmap toward a more energy-secure global economy.
Geothermal Energy Guide: Clean Energy, Economic Development, Direct Use, Government Research Program, Geothermal Power Overview
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This is a unique compilation of government documents about geothermal power, covering many aspects of this important source of green energy.
Ethanol in America: The Growth of the Cellulosic Ethanol Industry and the DOE Handbook on E85 - The Alternative Fuel for Advanced Vehicles
By Progressive Management
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Here is unique information about ethanol, cellulosic ethanol, and E85 fuels from the DOE. Contents: Part 1: Handbook for Handling, Storing, and Dispensing E85; Part 2: Understanding the Growth of the Cellulosic Ethanol Industry.
Small Geothermal Energy Systems and Geothermal Heat Pumps: Guide for the Do-it-Yourselfer (DIY), Ground Source Heat Pumps, Information Survival Kit for Heat Pump Owners, Energy Program Successes
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
This comprehensive compilation of DOE documents provides unique and practical information about geothermal heat pumps, including small geothermal systems and DIY systems.
Earthquake Risks from Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS): Induced Seismicity from Geothermal Energy, Addressing Public Concerns, Expert Panel Protocols
By Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Featuring a 2012 Department of Energy (DOE) report, this ebook provides important official information on the risk of earthquakes, called induced seismicity, from enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) technology projects.