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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.
The Sun, A Flower, And Her True Love
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / General
The Sun, A Flower, And Her True Love, is a fairytale/fable that is as appropriate for adults, as is it is for children. It sets out to explain the four seasons through a whirlwind tale (literally) that encompasses a love affair between a flower and the prince of breeze. The fairytale uses wit, irony and elaborate metaphors to not only weave a magical tale, but to also describe the effects of
Sunny's Guide Solar Reference
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electrical
The complete guide to photovoltaic solar design and engineering, geared towards professionals including designers, engineers, project managers, electricians and foremen. The first part of the guide has introductory information that would be useful for the beginner and expert alike, while the later parts of the guide are in-depth technically.
Living 2 Cents Per Mile
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,490. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / energy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / automobile industry
Drive along with the author and his family as they adopt an electric car into their daily lives. They discover that contrary to popular opinion, an electric car is not an electric version of a gas car. Told with fascinating insight and entertaining stories that highlight the inner workings of electric cars and the support systems around them.
Transforming The Global Biosphere: 12 Futuristic Strategies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Elliott Maynard proposes a Transformative Revolution in the form of Twelve Futuristic Strategies for Planetary Management. Each "MetaStrategy" is a Key Global SocioEcological Paradigm, which provides graphic examples of major environmental problems, and proposes innovative solutions for reversing these destructive trends...through the application of Unique Alternative Technologies.
Greener Materials and the Markets That Use Them
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
"Greener Materials and the Markets that Use Them" provides a comprehensive overview of the products, raw materials, and end uses that are leading a transformation to a 'greener' more environmentaly friendly America.
Fuel Free! Living Well Without Fossil Fuels
Price: Free! Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
A vision of life without fossil fuels that is not a dream but an achievable plan for our future. The only breakthroughs required are political. The science is already here, but hard work is needed to develop it further and create our new reality. Powerful fossil fuel interests have been amazingly successful in blocking these efforts.
A potential application of General Systems theory: KESTS, a unique transportation technology concept & implications (1994)
Price: Free! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
An exercise application of General Systems Theory: Review the fundamental concept of "transportation;" the theory and application of "Kinetic Energy Supported Transportation Structures," including an integrated earth-surface-to-GEO bridge system; lunar-surface-to-earth orbit transportation; and building a mile-diameter space research habitat in LEO using modified Spacelab & Shuttle technologies.