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Understanding Stoves
Price: Free! Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Pollution Control
All about understanding biomass stoves - designing, challenges, and facilitation. Anyone can make low-cost efficient stoves by reading this book. This is a pragmatic book based on the over a decade experience of the author in parts of India and abroad.
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.
Environmental Laws Applicable to Construction and Operation of Ethanol Plants - NEPA, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Pollution Prevention Act
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
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.
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.
Ethanol Guides: Guidebook for Handling, Storing and Dispensing Fuel Ethanol - New Technologies in Ethanol Production - E85 Fuel Specs, Safety Procedures, Transport and Delivery
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Two important publications by the U.S. Department of Energy provide great information about ethanol.
Biomass Cookstoves Technical Meeting: Summary Report - Combustion and Heat Transfer, Materials, Controls, Sensors, Fan Drivers, Testing Protocols, Product Design
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Appliances and accessories
In regions where biomass is a traditional fuel for cooking, improved cookstoves can enhance indoor air quality, personal health, livelihoods, and the environment—while substantially reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
How Much Do You Weigh? A YouTube Companion Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General
How much do you weigh? Not you personally but all of us, yes every single one of us alive today. This ebook is a companion to the YouTube video of the same title that puts us and the rest of nature on the scales. No one has done this before--but though the story is novel--its actually the implications of the book about who we are and what our future is going to be that will grab you the most.
From Smoke to Mirrors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,480. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Transportation planning
A car-friendly guide to the future of transport, written for non-technical readers by a car enthusiast and manufacturing engineer. From Smoke to Mirrors shows why renewable petrol and diesel in New Zealand will be more affordable in the future than conventional fuels are today. Describes a flexible transition plan that keeps New Zealand's options open in case someone invents a better car or truck.
Biopower Technical Strategy Workshop: Challenges to Expanded Use of Biopower, Technology Research, Feedstocks, Market Transformation
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This report, converted for accurate flowing-text ebook format reproduction, summarizes the results of a workshop sponsored by the DOE/EERE Biomass Program in Denver, Colorado, on December 2-3, 2009. The workshop was convened to identify and discuss challenges to the expanded use of biopower and the possible solutions.