Book Reviews

Published on October 10th, 2014 | by Glenn Meyers

Books for Change: Real Goods Solar Living Sourcebook – 14th Edition

Here is an updated book on solar living we look forward to receiving.

Real Good Solar Living Sourcebook: Your Complete Guide to Living Beyond the Grid with Renewable Energy Technologies and Sustainable Living 14th Edition – Revised and Updated  

by John Schaeffer

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The 14th edition of Real Goods Solar Living Sourcebook  is now available. This comes thanks to New Society Publishers. We have featured other books from them.

This top-selling guide by John Schaeffer has been in publication 1982.  Now in its 14th edition, the Real Goods Solar Living Sourcebook is the definitive guide to renewable energy, sustainable living, alternative transportation, natural and green building, homesteading, energy conservation and off-grid living. This completely revised 14th edition, written by experts with decades of hands-on experience, contains expanded information on permaculture, biodynamics, the Transition Movement, urban homesteading and emergency preparedness.

Contents in this work include:

  • Relocalization
  • Land and Shelter
  • Sunshine to Electricity
  • From Panel to Plug
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Energy Conservation
  • Water Development
  • Water heating
  • Water and Air Purification
  • Composting Toilets
  • Grey Water Systems
  • Off Grid Living, Farming and Homesteading
  • Sustainable Transportation
  • The Real Goods sustainable living library
  • Natural Burial

 

We look forward to providing a review upon receipt of this new book. For anyone wanting more information, contact the publisher.





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About the Author

Writer, documentary producer, and director. Meyers is a contributor to CleanTechnica, and founder of Green Streets MediaTrain, a communications connection and eLearning hub. As an independent producer, he's been involved in the development, production and distribution of television and distance learning programs for both the education industry and corporate sector. He also is an avid gardener and loves sustainable innovation.



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