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Author Smith, Eric W. (Eric William), 1951-

Title DIY solar projects : how to put the sun to work in your home / by Eric Smith.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minn. : Creative Pub. International, [2011]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bradley PL Adult Non-Fiction - BRBB-2  HOME GREEN LIVING Smith    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  644 SMI    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - EMPG-6  644 SMI    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  644 SMI    AVAILABLE
 Graves-Hume PL Adult Non Fiction - GVHY-12  644 SMI    AVAILABLE
 Hinckley PL Adult Non-Fiction - HKLY-12  644 SMI    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  644 SMI    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  644 SMI    AVAILABLE
 River Valley DL Adult Non-Fiction - RVLG-7  644 SMITH    AVAILABLE
Description 160 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 152) and index.
Contents Introduction. A look into the future -- Solar electricity. The solar-powered home -- Assembling a solar electric system -- Mounting solar panels -- Stand alone solar light system -- Solar-powered security light -- Solar heat. Collecting the heat of the sun -- Solar oven -- Solar water heaters -- Solar hot air collector, window mount -- Hot air collector, roof mount -- Solar still -- Solar lumber kiln.
Summary "Provides homeowners with do-it-yourself information on building and installing a wide variety of solar projects for use in the home. Projects include water heaters, lights, heat pumps, charging stations and supplemental electricity"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Solar houses -- Amateurs' manuals.
Dwellings -- Energy conservation -- Amateurs' manuals.
Photovoltaic power generation -- Amateurs' manuals.
Solar heating -- Amateurs' manuals.
Added Title Solar projects
Do it yourself solar projects
ISBN 9781589236035 soft cover
1589236033 soft cover

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