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Author Schaeffer, John, 1949- author.

Title Real Goods solar living sourcebook : your complete guide to living beyond the grid with renewable energy technologies and sustainable living / John Schaeffer ; foreword by Bill McKibben.

Publication Info. Gabriola Island, BC, Canada : New Society Publishers, [2014]
©2015

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    621.47 SCH 2014    Available
Edition 14th edition, revised & updated.
Description xvi, 463 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
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volume nc rdacarrier
Series Books for wiser living recommendation, Mother Earth news
Books for living wisely from Mother Earth news.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary 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 copies in print worldwide, it is the most comprehensive resource available for anyone interested in lessening their environmental footprint or increasing their energy independence.
Contents Relocalization -- Land and shelter -- Sunshine to electricity -- From panel to plug -- Emergency preparedness and solar mobility -- Energy conservation -- Water development -- Water heating -- Water and air purification -- Composting toilets and greywater systems -- Regenerative homesteading and farming -- Urban homesteading -- Sustainable transportation -- Natural burial -- The Real Goods' sustainable living library
Subject Solar energy.
Renewable energy sources.
Added Author McKibben, Bill, writer of foreword.
Added Title Solar living sourcebook
ISBN 9780865717848
0865717842
9781550925791 (ebook)
1550925792 (ebook)

 
    
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