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Power from the sun

Daniel D. Chiras

Power from the sun

achieving energy independence

by Daniel D. Chiras

  • 7 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by New Society Pubishers in Gabriola Island, BC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photovoltaic power systems,
  • Photovoltaic power generation,
  • Solar houses,
  • Dwellings -- Power supply

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-[248]) and index.

    Other titlesAchieving energy independence, Practical guide to solar electricity
    StatementDan Chiras with Robert Aram and Kurt Nelson.
    ContributionsAram, Robert., Nelson, Kurt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK1087 .C45 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 255 p. :
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24028472M
    ISBN 109780865716216
    LC Control Number2009675171

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