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Alcohol Can Be a Gas
by David Blume
ISBN:596 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Hey... do you remember that famous guy back in the 1970's, 80's that did all of that great stuff for Mother Earth News on alcohol fuel? That's David Blume!, and this is his new book. This is the best book written on alcohol. It is so detailed there is even a chapter dedicated to running a diesel engine on alcohol. This is the book from the master of the subject himself. David has devoted most of his life to the perfection of ethanol as a fuel source for all of us.


Alcohol Can Be a Gas 2.5 Hour DVD
by David Blume
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See David Blume give a riveting 2 Hour and 40 minute presentation about alcohol fuel from 2004 in Marin County California. The nation's first driver owned coop was organized as a result! This professionally filmed talk starts with the amazing history of alcohol as the first auto fuel, and covers a wide range of topics exploding the myths told about alcohol, a primer on how to produce it, car conversion methods, tax credits available, and much more.


Alcohol From Farm Products
by F.B. Wright
ISBN:302 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

Filled with information on simple stills as well as some more complex ones. Explicit details on alcohol from very specific farm sources such as: potatoes, grains, corn, wheat, rice, cereals, beets, molasses, sugar cane in addition to information on malting. This malting process shows you how to sprout seeds to use as a source of enzymes to convert starches into sugars used to ferment into alcohol.


Free Alcohol Fuel Compendium Vol 1
by Various
ISBN:178 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

This book has information on simple stills as well as more complex ones. The simple still is step by step instructions for making an alcohol still from 2 plastic buckets and a fish tank heater. Explicit details on alcohol from very specific farm sources such as: potatoes, grains, corn, wheat, rice, cereals, beets, molasses, sugar cane in addition to information on malting. This malting process shows you how to sprout seeds to use as a source of enzymes to convert starches into sugars used to ferment into alcohol.


Free Alcohol Fuel Compendium Vol 2
by Various
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Ethanol from Cellulose! What most people do not realize is that ethanol has been made from waste wood and cellulose since the early 1900's. If it grows, you can make alcohol from it. This book contains two very good sections on the acid hydrolysis of cellulose. Typical yields are 250 to 500 pounds of alcohol from 2000 pounds of cellulose. That's 40 to 85 gallons of free alcohol from a ton of waste wood chips.


Cellulose- Cellulose Products and Rubber Substitutes
by Joseph Bersch
ISBN:370 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

This book has everything you ever wanted to know about cellulose. You can be wearing a cellulose derivative right now in the form of cotton. If you watched an old movie film its film stock was made from cellulose. The paper this book is printed on is almost entirely made up on cellulose. One of nature's miracle substances, if you are serious about energy, biofuels and energy that you can actually pick up off the ground then this book needs to be part of your library.


The Sugars and their Simple Derivatives
by John E. Mackenzie D.Sc Ph.D
ISBN:242 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

If you are serious about making alcohol and you're serious about making it from things you can turn into sugar, then this is the book for you. If you want to make thousands of gallons of Alcohol then you need this book.

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Wind and Wind Spinners
by Michael Hackleman
ISBN:139 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Contains everything you need to know about building Savonius rotor (S - Rotor) wind generator. The S-Rotor is easier to construct than a standard windmill since your generator is at the base of the tower (or the top) and is not turning around in different directions as the wind blows. This is a detailed hands-on construction manual for the complete system including the batteries, tower, control relays and the actual rotor itself.


The Homebuilt Wind-Generated Electricity Handbook
by Michael Hackleman
ISBN:194 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

This book contains everything you need to know about building a wind mill or a wind motor at home or on the farm. This is a detailed hands on construction manual for the motor, blades, tower, control circuits and much more. Incredibly illustrated with drawings and photographs. The book has explicit details on tower construction and tower erecting. Make sure you see the companion book called Wind and Windspinners.


Electric Vehicles: Design and Build Your Own
by Michael Hackleman
ISBN:214 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Written by the guru Michael Hackleman in 1977. Michael had a bunch of new old stock of these books, never touched by the hands of anyone, and he asked us if we could sell these copies while he was doing updates for a new edition to be released in a year or so. So if you'd like an original piece of history that you can use today to start your electric vehicle project then get this book. This book is very hands-on!


Wind Mills and Wind Motors
by F.E. Powell
ISBN:90 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

How to build a windmill or wind motor the old fashioned way, just like the old ones you see on the farm. This book shows you how to build the frame, tower, blades and how to hook up an electric generator, all exactly as it was done in the early 1900's.

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Energy from Wood Waste / Wood Chips


Firewood Crops Vol 1 & 2
by NAS
ISBN:329 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

Become an Energy Farmer. This book is for any country in the world, not just the USA. If you want to plant something and have the sun, the rain and nature do the work for you of making your fuel to run your car or run a generator or to be converted to sugar and then to alcohol...or even plant crops that you can use for firewood. Then this is the book you are looking for. If you wanted to reforest Haiti..then this is the book.


Wood Products Distillates & Extracts
by P. Dumesny & J. Noyer
ISBN:319 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

If you want to take all of that free wood or shrubs or leftovers from alcohol and you want to know what you can pull out of it, like Methanol, Turpentines and other chemicals that have a nice value to them then this book is the book that tells you how and at what temperature they distill off at. Next time you see a mountain of wood chips rotting someplace you should see opportunity and money.


Wood Residue as an Energy Source
by Forest Products Research Council
ISBN:126 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Everything you want to know about wood waste/residue as an energy source. Types of residue, prep, handling, economics, combustion, clean up, boiler applications, charcoaling, cutting, grinding, and transporting. A very impressive book. If you have waste wood or want to know what type of wood wastes to look for, this is the book.

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Sunshine To Dollars
by Steven E. Harris
ISBN:76 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

The FREE SOLAR PANELS BOOK. I got over 85 Solar PV Panels for Free and I wrote this book to show you how to do the same thing. The book covers Free solar panels Plus solar heating and cooking at your house. Plus explicit details on getting Free Solar Glass and Free 3000F Solar Concentrators for a solar furance. One of the most unique books ever written on Solar Energy. This book will have you building solar heaters and solar ovens in one afternoon. This is the most hands-on book ever written in the field. Get it today. Also includes, at no extra charge, Surviving the Blackout of 2003.


The Solar Cookery Book
by Beth Halacy
ISBN:124 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

Describes in detail how you can make your own solar oven and reflector hot plate, and how to cook with them. It is for people who are interested in conservation and a wise use of our resources, plus a desire to protect the environment. It is for students who are searching for a new project for a science fair. Solar Cookery was the first book ever available on how to harness the sun's energy in preparing food. Once you discover how easy and enjoyable solar cooking can be, the sun's energy will no doubt become your favorite way to cook.


Solar Air Heating Systems
by Steve Kornher & Andy Zaugg
ISBN:370 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Incredibly detailed information on how to make any type of solar air heater. It covers all of the rules of thumb, the materials, where to get them and much more. Whether you're a homeowner or a contractor, this book has everything that you need to know about the construction and operation of all types of solar air heaters for space and domestic water heating. If you're looking for one book that will get you into "hot air," this is the one!


Movable Insulation
by William K Langdon
ISBN:402 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

With easy construction plans for easy insulated curtains, a huge variety of panels that you can put inside your windows, outside, and fold up/down and much more. From an extraordinarily talented author, this 379 page book is an absolute must have for any homeowner that wants to stop heat loss now!


HandBook of Home Made Power
by The Mother Earth News
ISBN:386 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

Hands-on reprint of the famous publication from Mother Earth News. This book is actually larger and easier to read than the original paperback copy of the book. It covers wood heat and wood power, water/hydroelectric home power and RAM-pumps. The handbook also has chapters on wind power, solar energy and an extensive chapter on making and using methane.


How to Really Save Money and Energy in Cooling Your Home
by George S.Barton
ISBN:148 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

A great three part guide to low cost home cooling! This book covers everything you have not heard of for cooling your house. The illustrations simply and easily convey to you how your house gets hot and how to keep it from getting hot. This book will save you MONEY on your AC BILL faster than anything else you have seen. If you are one of those $250+ a month Summer AC bill people, get this book.


Behemoth-The Story of Power
by Eric Hodgins & F. Alexander Maguon
ISBN:420 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

This book is critical to the success of your energy business. This book is THE book on the history of energy and power. It includes who did it and why; what problems they faced and how they were solved. This is a story of the evolution and growth of energy that hardly anyone really understands. Every alternative energy project, every one of them has failed; died in flames, because those doing it did not understand the true evolution of energy which is so finely illustrated in this book.


Solar Heat: Its Practical Applications
by Charles H. Pope
ISBN:170 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

So you think solar energy is a new thing? This book was written in 1903 and is the earliest solar book we have found to date. It shows the Sun Press in Paris, France running on a steam driven press being powered by concentrated sunlight plus other solar examples. Everything in this book that worked in 1903 will work today, only easier. This book is a perfect example of how we could of been on solar before World War I. Due to the educational value of this book, we sell it at a significantly discounted price.


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The Single Best Hydrogen Production Series We Have.


Chemical Educator for Chemistry & Manufacture of Hydrogen
by KnowledgePublications & Wikipedia Editors
ISBN:  8.5x11 inches [size]

Wikipedia is an incredible reference and its fast becoming the best chemistry referance there is. We made the Chemical Educator book as a companion to The Chemistry and Manufacture of Hydrogen with Chemical Details available from Wikipedia. This volume along with The Chemistry and Manufacture of Hydrogen DVD combines everything you need to know about making Hydrogen yourself. Having this in prited form makes it easier than printing it out yourself and the book is a good place for making notes and studying all of the different chemicals in one spot in detail. Mark it up and make it your own.


The Chemistry and Manufacture of Hydrogen
by P. Litherland Teed
ISBN:164 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

This is the most detialed book on the chemical production of MILLIONS of cubic feet of Hydrogen. This book is on real hydrogen production in volume. Almost every chemical method is shown in this book. It was written for the making of hydrogen for blimps, observation balloons etc...and they take a LOT of hydrogen. Methods include metals and water to electrolysis to complete chemical cycles you've not heard of before. Instant hydrogen from units the French and British used in WWI and more. This is one of the best books ever written on Hydrogen, it proves that some of the best hydrogen experts ever were contemporaries of your grandfathers and great grandfathers. This is the first printing of The Chemistry and Manufacture of Hydrogen since 1919!


The Chemistry and Manufacture of Hydrogen DVD
by P. Litherland Teed; Roy McAlister; Steven Harris
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Steven Harris and Roy McAlister made this DVD to walk you through the Ooutstanding Hydrogen book, The Chemistry and Manuacture of Hydrogen. On this DVD they ask and answer every question you would have while reading the book. Steve and Roy cover every major detail of the book step by step and explain it to you in much more details than the excellent book has already done. This DVD is over 3 hours long and compliments this treasure of a book.


Hydrogen Car and Multi-Fuel DVD
by Roy McAlister & Steven Harris
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Run an engine on hydrogen, natural gas, gas, diesel, propane, alcohol, etc. Drive on 75 cents per gallon natural gas. Drive on hydrogen, or hydrogen mixed with other fuels such as alcohol, natural gas, propane, diesel (yes, diesel and H2 in a "gasoline" engine), or turpines. Run on hydrogen and veggie oil, or used French fry oil AND hydrogen in a "gasoline" engine.


Hydrogen Generator- Fuel Cells- ElectroChemistry DVD
by Roy McAlister & Steven Harris
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7 full hours of classroom and lab video on a wide variety of subjects including: hydrogen production and storage, multiple temperature fuel cells, electrolyzers, biomass and organic waste. All of this is taught in a hands-on manner by hydrogen expert Roy McAlister.


Industrial Gases
by Geoffrey Martin
ISBN:158 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

This book contains abundant information about the mass manufacture of Hydrogen Energy related gases. Including explicit details about the, chemistry and methods on the manufacture of all of the gasses important for the hydrogen revolution. Industrial gases covers Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen, Carbon Dioxide, Sulfur Dioxide, Ammonia, Producer Gas, Illuminating Gas, Acetylene, Ozone etc... Anyone who thinks that these gases do not have anything to do with a Hydrogen Future has been swallowing the mush that the media and other non-do'ers have been pushing.


Industrial Hydrogen
by Hugh S. Taylor D.Sc
ISBN:214 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

The book covers hydrogen from steam and iron, hydrogen from water gas and steam, hydrogen from electrolysis, hydrogen from water with other chemicals, hydrogen from hydrocarbons as well as hydrogen from the decomposition of other chemicals. Also covered is the purification and testing of hydrogen.


Hydrogen Generator Gas for Vehicles and Engines: Vol 8 Hydrogen Production from Organic Material
by Samuel S. Wyer
ISBN:300 pages   5.5x8.5 inches [size]

Provides you with the fundamental knowledge upon which any rational discussion about Hydrogen Science must be based. Contains information on the physics and applied chemistry that make up the foundation of hydrogen based energy production. This book was written by a great man named Samuel S. Wyer. We have republished his work, A Treatise on Producer-Gas and Gas-Producers as, Hydrogen Production from Organic Material by Partial Oxidation and Steam Reformation.


Solar Hydrogen Civilization
by Roy McAlister
ISBN:246 pages   6x9 inches [size]

A great book by a great man! A Hydrogen World expert and pioneer, Roy McAlister will be known in the history of energy more prominently than Edison. He is an expert who writes, not a writer who thinks he's an expert. The book covers the past, current and future usages of hydrogen. From how it was used in the Civil War to how we will all live in a Solar Hydrogen Civilization and what it will look like. How will we make the hydrogen, how will we store and transport the hydrogen across the world. The book covers many methods of making hydrogen and the companion DVD explains those in even more detail.


Solar Hydrogen Civilization DVD
by Roy McAlister & Steven Harris
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DVD companion to the fantastic book by Roy McAlister and Steven Harris. 3 hours of detailed explanation of the theories, facts and technology found in the book Solar Hydrogen Civilization and many more details that could not be elaborated on in the book.


Hydrogen Manufacture by Electrolysis- Thermal Decomposition and Unusual Techniques
by Roy McAlister & Steven Harris
ISBN:374 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

This is the most advanced book we have on the prodction of hydrogen. Electrolysis is covered in explicit detail. The energy required, the voltages, the pressure of the cell and how it affects electrolysis, water qulity and its effect plus membranes and seperator materials. The book covers the thermal decomposition of chemicals and how they break down into hydrogen. Everything oil based or grown in nature can be broken down into hydrogen with simple heat. The book also has one of the most complete sections on ALL of the chemical cycles used and proposed for creating hydrogen. This is not a beginners book, this is an advanced book for those serious on the subject of hydrogen.


The Philosopher Mechanic
by Roy McAlister
ISBN:269 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Finally! The yellow book and the blue book from the Hydrogen Fuel Cell ElectroChemistry DVD. Yes we have Roy McAlister's original manuscript on doing engine conversion. Part of this book eventually evolved into The Solar Hydrogen Civilization. The Philosopher Mechanic is the manuscript that started it all. It also has the class room fuel cell addendum included within it as well.


Biogas 1- 2. and 3 Classroom Edition
by Michael Cook
ISBN:256 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

A combination of Biogas 1, 2 and 3 in one volume, enlarged for the serious student! Easier to read and plenty of space to make notes. This combination takes you from making biogas / methane in drums all the way up to large brick lined caverns in the ground you can make at home. Everything you need from where to start to where to end up for large scale production. This version is ideal for serious students, schools, institutions and other large groups.

Run a Car OR a Generator on WOOD CHIPS

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Hydrogen Generator Gas for Vehicles and Engines: Volumes 3 and 4
by Compiled by KnowledgePublications.com
ISBN:250 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Yes you can run a generator on wood. Contains Hands ON DIY STEP By STEP Construction of a Simplified Wood Gas Generator for an engine in a Petroleum Emergency. Includes detailed, illustrated instructions for the fabrication, installation, and operation of a Biomass Gasifier plus it contains The Handbook of Biomass Gasifier Engine Systems, which gives you all the theory and background on design, testing, operation and manufacture of small-scale gasifiers. We have combined two unique works and republished them as the second book in our Hydrogen Generator Gas for Vehicles and Engines series to help fill the continuing needs for information in this needed DIY home power field.


Hydrogen Generator Gas Vol 7: State of the Art
by Ali Kaupp
ISBN:285 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

The seventh volume in the Hydrogen Generator Gas series will help you to overcome the mechanical difficulties associated with the production of generator gas from wood and coal. This great book will guide you to an in depth understanding of the gasification of coal and biomass, a valuable technology that is more than a century old, and will allow you to become thoroughly knowledgeable about the utilization of hydrogen generator gas in engine systems.


Hydrogen Generator Gas Vol 9 Generator Gas-The Swedish Experience 1939-1945
by SERI & Thomas B. Reed
ISBN:343 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Summarizes the scientific, technical and commercial information that developed during World War II. While the world's fossil liquid fuel supplies were being used to make war around the globe Sweden, cut off from fossil fuels, converted 40% of its entire motor vehicle fleet to burning wood. The gas generator for motor vehicles was developed at an astonishing speed during the war years. This work will enable anyone that is engaged in gasifier projects to build upon knowledge which the Swedes procured long ago.


Amateur Rocket Motor Construction
by David Sleeter
ISBN:514 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

This book has started to become a classic in the field. This is the how to of making black powder (BP) rockets, incredibly well written, with diagrams, drawings, photos and step by step instructions. Both of our rocket books take safety to the highest level. The book is a real pleasure to look at and is 514 pages long. It is the 'alcohol can be a gas' book of Amateur Rocketry. Note: This is not High Power Rocketry (HPR) that requires the extensive license and testing. It's the 1st step to it.


K450 PVC Rocket Engine Design and Construction - in FULL COLOR
by Dan Pollino
ISBN:51 pages   8.5x11 inches [size]

Of our two rocket books, both are easy and wonderful, but this one is the more simple of the two. This rocket is made from PVC, Sugar, Salt Peter and some castable stone. The rocket will fly over 5000 feet, and yes, you can make a smaller one too. Perfect for a science fair project. Every SINGLE part is listed in the book and where to get them. Note: This is NOT HPR. It is not High Power Rocketry that requires the extensive license and testing.