Solar Living Sourcebook from Gaiam Real Goods is a complete guide to renewable technologies and sustainable living. First written in 1982, this book is now on edition twelve with catalogues of information about how to live a solar lifestyle.
Over 150 pages of worksheets, solar sizing, charts, formulae, wiring diagrams and maps, this sourcebook can give you the edge on doing-it-yourself self-reliance in the age of sustainability.
No matter what your interest is on home improvement or just basically transforming your life style to completely cut your carbon footprints, this book covers all the latest trends, both historically and today.
From Solar Hot Water Systems, Grid-tied Photovoltaics, Sustainable Transportation, Biofuels,Passive Solar, Natural Building, Land & Shelter to Permaculture, Biodynamics, Natural Burial, Relocalization, Climate Change and Peak Oil, John Schaeffer and Douge Pratt are experts in what they call solar living,an American trend in the direction of self-sufficiency.
This 564-page paperback from New Society Publishers written by Real Goods founder John Schaeffer has been around since 1982 and was most recently edited for its 12th edition in March of 2005, measuring 10.9 x 8.4 x 1.2 and shipping at 2.6 pounds.
Real Goods Solar Living Sourcebook is a complete guide to renewable technologies and sustainable living, written by a man who has been in the area since 1978 and helped build more than 60,000 solar homes throughout almost 30 years.
If you want to start Living a Solar lifestyle today, this is the sourcebook for you, from Gaiam Real Goods, for a more sustainable tomorrow.