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Power from the Wind

by Dan Chiras

Power from the Wind is the completely revised and updated edition of the go-to guide for individuals and businesses interested in installing small wind energy systems. Written with the homeowner layperson in...


What Did Einstein Have to Say? | Children's Physics of Energy

by Baby Professor

Physics helps us learn how the world around us works. It is a powerful subject that helps express the creativity to see the world in more ways than one. Teaching the subject to kids will help improve the quantitative...


How Fast Is the Speed of Light? | Children's Physics of Energy

by Baby Professor

Let’s break down physics into interesting bits and pieces so that kids would be encouraged to actually like the subject. The way to do that would be to use handpicked information and partner them with wonderful...


Are They Moving, or Are We? | Children's Physics of Energy

by Baby Professor

Physics is one of the toughest subjects, it’s true. But it doesn't mean that you just have to give up on it and stop trying to teach your kids about it. This book will reinforce you in this Physics Mission!...


Prepper's Total Grid Failure Handbook

by Alan Fiebig & Arlene Fiebig

The ultimate guide to creating, storing and utilizing lifesaving power in the most critical circumstances

With America's antiquated grid, it takes little to cause a power outage—everyday wind, and lightning...


A Dictionary of Energy Science

by Nick Jelley

A Dictionary of Energy Science covers terms related to energy technologies and their impact on the world's energy use. It sets out the principles behind each technology's operation, as well as its economic,...


Model Predictive Control of Wind Energy Conversion Systems

by Venkata Yaramasu & Bin Wu

The authors provide a comprehensive analysis from the electrical engineering aspect of power converters, wind energy systems and predictive control employed in a wide variety of conversion systems. The content...


Power from the Sun: A Practical Guide to Solar Electricity¿Revised 2nd Edition

by Dan Chiras

The completely revised and updated guide to solar energy – everything you need to power your home or small business


Power Grid Operation in a Market Environment

by Hong Chen

Covers the latest practices, challenges and theoretical advancements in the domain of balancing economic efficiency and operation risk mitigation 

This book examines both system operation and market operation...


Watts in the Desert: Pioneering Solar Farming in Australia's Outback

by Lex Fullarton

Solar power has taken a journey from what was once considered the lunatic fringe to mainstream society and industry. Looking specifically at the Solex project in Carnarvon, Western Australia, which pioneered...


The Permaculture City

by Toby Hemenway

Permaculture is more than just the latest buzzword; it offers positive solutions for many of the environmental and social challenges confronting us. And nowhere are those remedies more needed and desired than...


Beyond the Energy-Water-Food Nexus: New Strategies for 21st-Century Growth

by Will Sarni

This concise guide goes beyond just identifying the problems and helps organizations abandon "business as usual" thinking to begin solving the issues found at the food, water and energy nexus.


Backyard Biodiesel: How to Brew Your Own Fuel

by Bob Armantrout & Lyle Estill

Make your own fuel, for a fraction of what you would pay at the pump


Afterburn: Society Beyond Fossil Fuels

by Richard Heinberg

Essential, visionary essays about our post-carbon future


Real Goods Solar Living Sourcebook

by John Schaeffer

What book would you want if you were stranded on a desert island? Widely regarded as the "bible" of off-grid living, Real Goods Solar Living Source Book might be your best choice. With over six hundred thousand...


The Internal Energy Market

by Fabrizio Lala

The energy strategy of European Union is an item of utmost political concern, since it tightly intertwined with controversial commercial relationship with Russia and the US. In spite of the fact that energy...


Renewable

by Jeremy Shere

Where does the energy we use come from? It's absolutely vital to every single thing we do every day, but for most people, it is utterly invisible. Flick a switch and the lights go on. It might as well be magic....


Green Wizardry: Conservation, Solar Power, Organic Gardening, and Other Hands-On Skills From the Appropriate Tech Toolkit

A Supplementary Dictionary of Renewable Energy and Sustainability

by Helen Roby

A Supplementary Dictionary of Renewable Energy and Sustainability consists of 600 A to Z entries relating to these subjects, including the terms associated with fossil- and nuclear-fuelled energy systems; renewable...


Sustainable Energy Options for Business

by Philip Wolfe

Most businesses' major environmental impact comes from energy usage -- an area which companies can influence directly. The upside is that a business's cheapest unit of energy is also the least damaging to the...