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Do-it-yourself projects to get you off the grid : rain barrels, chicken coops, solar panels, and more

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Naples Library 640 PROJECTS (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781510738454
  • ISBN: 1510738452
  • Physical Description: viii, 133 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018]

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General Note:
An earlier version of this book published in 2013 as Projects to get you off the grid.
Formatted Contents Note:
Backyard chicken coop -- Clipping chicken wings -- Small chicken tractor for the city dweller -- Chicken barrow -- Collect rain water with a wine barrel -- Roughneck rain barrel -- Green solar-powered water barrel -- Rainwater collection and distribution system -- DIY 1000 watt wind turbine -- How I built an electricity-producing wind turbine -- Chispito wind generator -- How to build a thermoelectric lamp -- Build a 60 watt solar panel -- Solar power system -- How to make PV solar panels -- Solar lawn mower! -- Solar-powered fountain/herb garden -- Solar PV tracker -- Greenhouse from old windows -- An algae bioreactor from recycled water bottles.
Summary, etc.:
Subject: Self-reliant living.
Sustainable living.
Renewable energy sources.
Do-it-yourself work.

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