Books tagged: alternative energy

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Global Warming: The Comic
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Want a fun intro to the topic of global warming without making your head spin? This comic introduces key topics surrounding global warming, as an accompaniment to the renowned (and bigger book) Global Warming: What You Need to Know.
Global Warming: What You Need to Know
Price: Free! Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
Causes and effects of global warming, energy use today and alternatives for tomorrow.
Wilderness Life DIY: A City Family Bumbles Towards Self-Sufficiency
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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Can a clueless city couple learn to build a house in the wilderness completely by themselves? What is life like on 525 watts of power? When is the right time to change a toilet bucket? The answers to these questions and more are in 'Wilderness Life DIY', the tale of a city family who leaves a comfortable city existence to make a home in the Australian Tasmanian wilderness.
Alternative Energy Sources
Series: Home Guide Basics Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Affordable, abundant energy resources are a necessary ingredient for a modern society. 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?
Solar Impulse; The Solar Airplane Flight 2015 (Around The Earth)
Price: $1.50 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.
Homesteading Adventures: A Guide for Doers and Dreamers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by ManyTracks. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green 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.
Flying Fur
Series: WHEElers, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Cars, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
It's fast, it's sleek, it's beautiful - it's the Golden Arrow car, first prize in a competition that Horace is determined to win. But all the other dogs want to win it too; to say nothing of the stunt hamsters, and those sneaky cats... More mayhem with Horace and his friends, in this fast and funny sequel to the free books PETROL PAWS and RACE NIGHT.
Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,460. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Rachel Bernardi is a sea captain with a problem: a developer wants the ocean-view property her aged neighborhood occupies, and is willing to play hardball to get it. Rachel, whose native resistance to adversity has been hardened at the helm, fights back. Forces from the past and present lend a hand, including a rangy country songwriter whose music Rachel cannot ignore.
Roadmap for Bioenergy and Biobased Products in the United States - Plant Science, Markets, Feedstock Systems, Harvesting and Treatment, Biorefinery, Oils, Sugars, and Protein Platforms
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / Crop Science
The United States has become increasingly dependent on imported petroleum to meet its energy needs. A more diverse portfolio of feedstocks for our nation's energy and chemical supply must be found to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels and secure future domestic energy supply.
Algal Biofuels Guide: Renewable Energy from Algae, Macroalgae (Seaweed), Cyanobacteria, Feedstocks, Cultivation, Harvesting, Extraction, Conversion, Distribution and Utilization
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,790. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: 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.