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dc.contributor.authorLeckie, Jim
dc.contributor.authorMasters, Gil
dc.contributor.authorWhitehouse, Harry
dc.contributor.authorYoung, Lily
dc.descriptionA print on demand of these books and articles can be obtained from Cornell Business Services (CBS) Digital Services by sending e-mail to or calling 607.255.2524. In the body of the message include the identifier.uri for the book or article, and ask to be contacted regarding payment.
dc.description.abstractPopulation growth, resource depletion, unstable ecosystems, and economic strains are some of the interlinked and uncertain hazards that deteriorate the life experiences of people. Conservation of resources and greater reliance on renewable energy systems sized to the home and perhaps even constructed by the homeowner can provide part of the solution. This book, written by engineers but accessible to anyone with a good calculator, shows how to design and manage technologies that are small-scale, decentralized, conservative, and environmentally gentle.en_US
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dc.publisherSierra Club Books, San Franciscoen_US
dc.subjectrenewable energyen_US
dc.subjectsolar energyen_US
dc.subjectwind energyen_US
dc.subjectalternative architectureen_US
dc.subjectmethane digestersen_US
dc.subjectself-sufficient livingen_US
dc.subjectappropriate technologyen_US
dc.titleMore Other Homes and Garbage: Designs for Self-sufficient Livingen_US

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