Microhydro: Clean Power from Water (Mother Earth News Wiser Living #13) (Paperback)

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By Scott Davis (Editor)
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Description


Hydroelectricity is the world's largest -- and cleanest -- source of renewable energy. But despite lively interest in renewables generally, there is an information vacuum about the smallest version of the technology dubbed 'the simplest, most reliable and least expensive way to generate power off grid'. Highly illustrated and practical, Microhydro is the first complete book on the topic in a decade. Covering both AC and DC systems, it covers principles, design and site considerations, equipment options, and legal, environmental, and economic factors.

About the Author


Scott Davis is an award-winning renewable energy project developer with decades of experience operating, installing, designing, selling and teaching about microhydro technology. He is the founder and president of Yalakom Appropriate Technology, and the author of Microhydro: Clean Air From Water. Scott lives in Victoria, British Columbia.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780865714847
ISBN-10: 0865714843
Publisher: New Society Publishers
Publication Date: January 24th, 2004
Pages: 176
Language: English
Series: Mother Earth News Wiser Living