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Smart power; an urban guide to renewable energy and efficiency.


Smart power; an urban guide to renewable energy and efficiency.

Kemp, William H.

Aztext Press


416 pages




This handbook gives advice to the general reader on residential energy use. Chapters cover space heating and cooling with renewable energy, community power, biofuels, energy efficient transportation, photovoltaic energy generation, urban wind turbines, battery selection, DC voltage regulation, DC to AC conversion using inverters, fossil-fueled backup power sources, and safety issues. Distributed in the US by New Society Publishers.

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Date:Dec 1, 2006
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