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Where are the Flying Cars? Science, Technology, and Public Policy by John Youker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
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.
Oil – Final Countdown To A Global Crisis And Its Solutions by Dr. Sahadeva Dasa
Price: Free! Words: 94,170. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
This book examines the lifeline of modern living - petroleum. This is what flows In our veins today. Every aspect of our life, from food to transport to housing, it’s all petroleum based. Our existence is draped in layers of petroleum. This book is a bible on the subject and delineates important strategic solutions to an unprecedented crisis that’s coming our way!
Uses of Geothermal Energy in Food and Agriculture. Opportunities for Developing Countries by Minh Van Nguyen Sigurjón Arason Margeir Gissurarson Páll Gunnar Pálsson
Price: Free! Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by FAO. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book reviews the use of geothermal energy in agriculture and agro-industry around the world. With a simple format and copious illustrations and models, the book is accessible to a wide range of interested readers, including those with no technical background. It shows that geothermal resources have the potential to provide long-term, secure energy for the agriculture and food industry.
Alternative Energy Sources by Lawrence Frederick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Alternative energy sources have become a topic for discussion in recent times. Questions frequently heard are what types of energy will we need in the future and what will be our future energy sources?
A Star in a Jar: The Search for Cold Fusion by Paul Stevens
Series: Steve's Life & Times, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,620. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Twenty years ago, two scientists, Martin Fleischmann & Stanley Pons, Professors of electrochemistry, announced to a stunned world they had discovered the secret to Cold Fusion by literally creating a star in a jar in a modest basement using just $100 000 of their own money. Here is this truly fascinating story with more twists and turns, ravels and unravels, than an Alfred Hitchcock movie.
Solar Impulse; The Solar Airplane Flight 2015 (Around The Earth) by Will Anthony, Jr
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
For those who love this space ship called Earth, the journey that Solar Impulse will be making across the world skies in 2015 will also be a journey for them. As Solar Impulse will be crawling through the sky at near 70 KPH in March 2015, the perception that we hold concerning our economy and ecology must change.
The BioMat Book by Mark Sircus
Price: Free! Words: 66,230. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
A 1ºC increase in body temperature results in a 40% increase in immunity. That fact gives a hint of the major importance in understanding how something as natural as heat and light can affect our well being. This book is about light and heat medicine and about Far Infrared BioMats that offer comfort and healing. Humans need light and this book delivers up to the reader amazing secrets of light.
Solar Power: Economic Disaster by Theodore Ong
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(1.60 from 5 reviews)
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.
Truth for Science by T. L. Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Gravity
This manuscript is a revelation of what energy is, what matter is, and how it all works in this universe. Everything in this universe is in a state of motion; there is no 'at rest'. But, if an energy (or mass) were to stop moving, it will revert to to what it was at the beginning- an 'energy potential in empty space'. Only the 'motion' produces the electromagnetic fields that occupy this universe.
Self Powered Green Energy Devices by Apostle Robert Muli
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book is a disclosure of scientific discoveries in the field of energy. The disclosed devices are self powered and are a great help in solving the world power problem. This book is a call to research as it is for educational purposes.
Crown International | China Expected To start US$1.3 billion Hwange Thermal Station Expansion Project by Roxy Bolton
Price: Free! Words: 350. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Harare-The Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) is embarking on a US$1,3 billion expansion programme for Hwange Thermal Station in a move that will see the power utility increase its power generation by 600 megawatts.
Solar Electricity Generation System with a DIY Sun-Tracking Proposition by Ram Bansal
Series: Science & Technology, Book 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Energy from the Sun is freely available to most of the humanity while it is getting costlier from the electricity grids. The book informs the readers about generation of electricity from the Sun makes a proposition of a DIY project. The book provides all the useful information about power from the Sun and by using the proposition, a reader may find freedom, ease and economy in use of electricity.
Powering Up America: The Revolution Began Yesterday by Cater Communications
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.
Some Healing Waters You Can Buy on Internet by Fabio Nocentini
Price: $1.72 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
An Introduction to 14 healing waters: how they can be used, their therapeutical powers. The complete properties of each water: action on emotional and mental problems, indications for physical disturbances, special uses (for example, purification of the environment), the meridians and chakras on which the water acts. The websites where to buy the waters are also given.
Vibrational Waters. The Therapeutical Properties of Sacred Springs by Fabio Nocentini
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book addresses in detail the subject of vibrational waters: waters that flow in locations of high energy and that can be used in a similar way to homeopathic and Bach flower remedies to promote mental and physical wellbeing. Some of them are also called "Marian Waters" or "Holy Waters", when they originate in a place dedicated to the Catholic faith, yet there are other interesting kinds.
Potential of Unconventional Sources of Natural Gas in India by Mohit Sharma "Trendster"
Price: Free! Words: 32,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Depletion of conventional resources, and increasing demand for clean energy forces India to hunt for alternatives to conventional energy. Intense importance has been given for finding out more and more energy resources; specifically unconventional ones like shale gas & gas hydrates, as gas is less polluting compared to oil or coal. This redacted report covers potential of such energy sources.
Supercapacitors 101 - A home Inventors Handbook by Robert Murray-Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy(5.00 from 1 review)
The supercapacitor is an emerging technology that promises to play an important role in meeting the demands of electronic devices and systems both now and in the future. This book traces the history of the development of the technology, and explores the principles and theory of operation as well as giving some guidance on the methods for producing the materials required to construct one
Make Solar & Geothermal Work for You: Harness the Sun and Earth to Power Your Lifestyle by SandSPublishing
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Make Solar & Geothermal Work for You, will lead you through the complete process of identifying, evaluating and purchasing both solar energy and geothermal power. You will be shown how combining the two sources of clean energy will provide a good return on investment whilst achieving energy independence. Once you understand the investment proposition you then need to identify reputable solar a
Renewable Energy Power Projects for Rural Electrification by Mohit Sharma "Trendster"
Price: Free! Words: 29,210. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Renewable Energy Power Projects backed by different government schemes like Decentralized Distributed Generation(DDG), RGGVY, Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission etc for Rural Electrification in India by private companies. As India is heterogeneously mixed in every aspect the feasibility, profit, power generated-demanded differs from region to region and from one renewable source to another.
Hot Nuclear Fusion by Florian Ion Petrescu
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Since 1989 there are all sorts of scientists with all kinds of crafted devices, which declare that they can produce nuclear power obtained by cold fusion (using cold plasma). May be that these devices works, but their yield is probably too small, or at an enlarged scale these give not the expected results. This is the real reason why we can't use yet the survival fuel (the deuterium).