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The homeowner's energy handbook : your guide to getting off the grid

Author: Paul Scheckel
Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Each chapter of 'Homeowner's Energy Handbook' provides a comprehensive discussion of renewable energy sources along with 'green guides' for building your own energy-saving -- and energy-producing -- equipment. Step-by-step instructions show you how to build a bicycle-powered generator, a biodiesel processor, a thermosiphon solar hot-water collector, a biogas generator, a smokeless wood-gas camp stove, and more."--
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Scheckel
ISBN: 9781612120164 1612120164
OCLC Number: 792889696
Description: 287 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Home energy efficiency. Getting ready for renewables ; Do your own energy audit ; Insulating your home ; Deep energy retrofits ; Home energy monitoring --
Renewable energy. Solar hot water ; Solar electric generation ; Wind electric generation ; Hydro electric generation ; Renewable electricity management ; Biodiesel ; Wood gas ; Biogas.
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Are you looking for creative ways to lower your energy costs, generate more of your own power, or become less reliant on the grid? This title offers practical solutions for adapting solar, wind, wood  Read more...

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A must for those who want to live off grid or simply want to use less energy or live more sustainably."</p> "

 
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