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Producing your own power; how to make nature's energy sources work for you. Edited by Carol Hupping Stoner. Technical consultants: Eugene and Sandra Fulton Eccli. Illus.: Erick Ingraham.

By: Hupping, Carol.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Organic gardening and farming book: Publisher: Emmaus, PA, Rodale Press, Book Division [1974]Description: 322 pages illustrations 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0878570888; 9780878570881.Subject(s): Power resourcesDDC classification: 621.4
Contents:
Wind power. Electricity from the wind : ready-made units / Henry Clews -- Do-it-yourself wind generators / James B. DeKorne -- Water power. Small water power sites ; Building a hydraulic ram / Volunteers in Technical Assistance (VITA) -- Wood power. Heating and cooking with wood / Ken Kern -- Methane power. Methane gas digesters for fuel and fertilizer / The New Alchemy Institute West -- Our four-cow bio-gas plant / Sharon and James Whitehurst -- Solar power. Space heating with solar energy / Robert F. Girvan -- Homemade solar water heaters / Steven M. Ridenour -- Appendix I : Combining alternate energy systems / Donald Marrier, Ronald Weintraub, and Sandra Fulton Eccli -- Appendix II : Conservation of energy in existing structures / Eugene Eccli.
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TJ145 .U33 2003 Theory of machines and mechanisms / TJ151 .M395 1986 Mechanical engineers' handbook / TJ151 .S82 2007 Marks' standard handbook for mechanical engineers. TJ153 .H85 Producing your own power; TJ163.2 .M37513 2010 Beyond the age of oil : TJ163.25.U6 B44 1986 Beyond oil : TJ163.25.U6 U555 1977 Energy information digest :

Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-308).

Wind power. Electricity from the wind : ready-made units / Henry Clews -- Do-it-yourself wind generators / James B. DeKorne -- Water power. Small water power sites ; Building a hydraulic ram / Volunteers in Technical Assistance (VITA) -- Wood power. Heating and cooking with wood / Ken Kern -- Methane power. Methane gas digesters for fuel and fertilizer / The New Alchemy Institute West -- Our four-cow bio-gas plant / Sharon and James Whitehurst -- Solar power. Space heating with solar energy / Robert F. Girvan -- Homemade solar water heaters / Steven M. Ridenour -- Appendix I : Combining alternate energy systems / Donald Marrier, Ronald Weintraub, and Sandra Fulton Eccli -- Appendix II : Conservation of energy in existing structures / Eugene Eccli.

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