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J. Paul Getty: The Dysfunctional Billionaire
By Daniel Alef
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Profile of J. Paul Getty, one of America’s first billionaires. Getty, the richest man in the world in the mid 20th century, was a consummate businessman who built an oil empire and left a vast antiquities and art collection as his legacy. But he was a womanizer, a miser, and a completely dysfunctional parent. This is a tale of great success in business and utter failure as a human being.
When The Eagle Screams
By Stephen Bowman
Price: Free! Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
America's Vulnerability to Terrorism When The Eagle Screams was written prior to the first World Trade Center bombing. It is recognized as perhaps the first writing by an American author to warn that attacks on American soil were imminent. It predicted the events, the political response and almost every event to present day.
Powder River Poison, a Mary MacIntosh novel
By Maureen Meehan Aplin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,260. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010. Category: Fiction
A brutal struggle in the cutthroat oil and gas industry in a quaint Wyoming town between ranch owner Butch Anderson, a born-in-the-saddle cowboy world famous on the rodeo circuit vs. a coalbed methane gas company. When sludge oozes from the “Well from Hell” contaminating the groundwater, destroying rangeland, and poisoning the Powder River Basin, Mary MacIntosh champions a toxic crusade.
Electricity and your business
By Nick Grogan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
I speak to many businesses every year that want to take advantage of our service but discover that they can't because they have been tied into an expensive contract without knowing about it. I know that electricity and gas contracts may be boring and may not be your biggest worry, but by taking 15 minutes to read this guide you could save your business thousands of pounds.
Eco-fuel-FA (ECOFA) A viable solution
By Francisco Angulo
Price: Free! Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A group of Spanish developers working under the company name Ecofasa, headed by chief executive officer and inventor Francisco Angulo, has developed a biochemical process to turn urban solid waste into a fatty acid biodiesel feedstock. “It took more than 10 years working on the idea of producing biodiesel from domestic waste using a biological method,” Angulo told Biodiesel Magazine.
Chemicals Used in Hydraulic Fracturing: Cancer and Health Risks from Underground Injection Natural Gas Production, Marcellus Shale Gas Fracking and Hydrofrac - House Committee Report
By Progressive Management
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Investigators with the House Committee on Energy and Commerce have discovered that oil and gas service companies conducting hydraulic fracturing for shale gas production used 2500 fracturing products containing 750 chemicals, some of which are toxic and carcinogenic. This report lists every chemical disclosed by the industry, and reveals that some remain proprietary and cannot be identified.
Risks and Rewards: The Controversy About Shale Gas Production and Hydraulic Fracturing, Ground Water Pollution, Toxic and Carcinogenic Chemical Dangers, Marcellus Shale, Hydrofrac and Fracking
By Progressive Management
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 203,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This comprehensive guide provides authoritative information about the risks posed by shale gas production and hydraulic fracturing. Toxic and carcinogenic chemicals used by companies producing shale gas may pose a threat to ground water supplies. Extensive coverage of all aspects of the controversy includes Congressional reports and Energy Department documents.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #10 Oil and Hazardous Materials Response (IS-810) - NCP, National Oil and Gas Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces Emergency Support Function (ESF) #10 – Oil and Hazardous Materials Response Annex.
38 Easy Gas Saving Tips to Save You Hundreds of Dollars at the Pump!
By Blair Kasfeldt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Save hundreds of dollars at the gas pump using these 38 proven tips! Easy to do! Requires no special knowledge or alterations to your vehicle.
Methane Production Guide - how to make biogas. Three simple anaerobic digesters for home construction (Jemmett Engineering Energy Guides)
By Richard Jemmett
You set the price! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
The book starts by describing the basic properties of methane or biogas. This gas can be made using simple apparatus and a process know as anaerobic digestion. Anaerobic digestion is one of the most common biological procedures in nature, as the name implies, it means to carry or breakdown in the absence of air. Once you know the principles of this process it is possible to make biogas in small or