Alternative Energy Systems in Building Design (GreenSource Books) (Mcgraw-Hill’s Greensource)

Design High-Performance Alternative Energy Systems for Buildings

A comprehensive reference for architects and engineers, this GreenSource book provides practical design and installation guidelines for some of the most commercially viable alternative energy technologies. Construction materials, system deployment, typical installations, and environmental impact are covered.

Alternative Energy Systems in Building Design includes information on LEED design, energy conservation, and solar power financing and return on investment. Power purchase agreements (PPAs) and national and international carbon cap and trade are also discussed. Valuable appendices contain detailed design data tables and certified equipment listings.

Alternative Energy Systems in Building Design covers:

  • Solar power system physics and technologies
  • California solar initiative program
  • Energy conservation
  • Passive heating solar technologies
  • Fuel cell technology
  • Wind energy technologies
  • Ocean energy technologies
  • Hydroelectric and micro-hydro turbine power
  • Geothermal energy
  • Biofuel, biogas, and thermal depolymerization technologies
  • Fission- and fusion-type nuclear power
  • Air pollution abatement

Solar II: How to Design, Build and Set Up Photovoltaic Components and Solar Electric Systems

Now that you’ve built your solar panels, how do you set up a photovoltaic system and plug in? In solar II, Phillip Hurley, author of Build Your Own solar Panel, will show you how to:
Calculate daily electrical usage and needs
Plan and size your solar electric system
Build racks and charge controllers
Mount and orient PV panels
Wire solar panel arrays
Make a ventilated battery box
Wire battery arrays for solar panels
Install an inverter
Maintain solar batteries for optimum life and performance
Make your own combiner box, bus bars, and DC and AC service boxes
Solar II includes easy-to-follow directions with over 150 black & white photos, illustrations and schematics.

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Anker® Astro3E 10000mAh External Battery Pack High Capacity Power Bank Charger (Dual 5V 3A USB Output) for Smart Phones, Android Phones, PS Vita, GoPro; iPad mini, iPhone 5 (Lightning Cable not Provided); iPhone 4S, iPad; Samsung Galaxy S4, S3, S2, Galaxy Note 2; Google Nexus 7 Nexus 10; HTC Sensation, One X V S, EVO 4G, Thunderbolt; Nokia Lumia 920 900 N9; Motorola Razr; Blackberry Z10; Sony Xperia Z [4 cellphone connectors included, 0.6 inch slim design, customized for Apple & Android Devices]

About Anker® Astro:
Anker® Astro is a line of portable external batteries designed for our modern mobile age. High capacity power and compact designs make these batteries a reliable power companion on the go. With affordable prices and great Anker customer service, never get stranded without power again.

Thanks to our customers, Anker has 5 products listed in the top 10 of Amazon’s top-rated Cell Phone Batteries category.

Popular Compatible Models:
Apple: iPhone 5, iPad mini, The retina iPad (iPad 4) (Use with your original Apple Lightning to USB cable)
iPhone 4S, 4, 3GS / iPod / iPad
Amazon: Kindle / Kindle Fire HD
HTC: One X, S, V / Sensation / Droid DNA / EVO 4G / Radar 4G / Inspire 4G / Vivid 4G / Wildfire S / ThunderBolt / Incredible 2 S / Rezound / Desire X, C, V, HD, S, Z
Samsung: Galaxy S4, S3, S2 / Galaxy Note 2 / Galaxy S2 I9100 / Galaxy S I9000 / Galaxy Nexus / Galaxy Note / Focus S / Infuse
Motorola: Droid Razr, Bionic / Atrix 2 / Triumph
LG: Nexus 4, Optimus 4X, 2X, V, S, T, 3D, 7
Nokia: Lumia 920 900/ N8 / N9
Others: Blackberry Torch Curve 9900 9360 / Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S, X10 / PS Vita / MP3 MP4/ GoPro

Please note Astro3E is not compatible with Asus Tablets and Samsung Tablets

Astro3E Spec:
— Performance for iPhones: 400%-500% battery life
— Input charging time: 8-10h via standard USB or AC adapter (not included)
— Input: 5V / 1.5A (max)
— Output: 2x USB 5V / 3A (dual charge @3A total max)
— Size: 5.6 x 2.8 x 0.6 inch; Weight: 8.5 ounce
— 18 months warranty

Charge the Astro3E:
We strongly recommend using an adapter with output current 1A or over to charge the Astro3E. Otherwise, charge time will be significantly prolonged.

Product Features

  • Huge Capacity, 10000mAh; Add 4-5 full charges or 40 hours of talk time to iPhone 5 / 4S / 4, 3 full charges for Samsung Galaxy S3, a full charge for iPad / iPad 2, or 400% + to most mobile phones’ battery life
  • Dual USB ports: charge one device with up to 3A output, or charge dual devices at 3A total max; Custom Android and Apple ports specially designed to charge Android and Apple products; Can individually or concurrently charge Android phones and iPhones at full speed; LED indicates charge level
  • Slim & stylish design, 0.6 inch thick; Easily fits into your bag to provide instant power; Charge your devices anytime, anywhere; PERFECT for long plane flights, road trips, or whenever you need to charge your mobile devices wherever you are
  • Reliable Lithium Polymer battery ensures high quality; 500+ recharge cycles over the life of the battery
  • Package includes: Anker External Battery / 4 connectors for most phones / 1 spring USB power wire / 1 user manual / 1 convenient travel pouch

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Jackery Bar 5600mAh (Silver) 5V 2.1A Output Backup External Battery Pack Charger (Premium Samsung Battery Cell and Metal Enclosure Design) with built-in Flashlight for Apple: iPad mini, iPhone 5 (Apple Cable Required) / iPhone 4S, iPad 4/3/2, iPod; Most Android Phones: Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2, all Samsung Galaxy Series Smartphones; Motorola Droid Razr, X2, Bionic; HTC One X, One S, Sensation, EVO, ThunderBolt; Nokia N9 Lumia 900 800; GoPro

Jackery BAR is the smallest portable external battery with 2.1A output designed for extending mobile device battery life. It’s with high energy density, fast charging, compact design, and smart safety protection circuit, which made the most reliable power companion on the go. With affordable price and great Jackery customer service, we believe you will enjoy your mobile life more than ever.

Jackery BAR can provide more than 250% extra battery life for iPhone 5/iPhones and other Smartphones, more than 100% extra battery life for mini iPad, more than 50% extra battery life for the New iPad.

Compatible SmartPhone and Tablet Models are, Apple(iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, 4, 3GS, iPad Mini, iPad 4/3/2, All iPod) (Apple cable required)
Samsung(Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy Note, Focus S, Infuse)
And HTC, Motorola, LG, Nokia, Blackberry, Sony Ericsson, PSP, Nook Color, MP3 MP4 MP5, GoPro.

Jackery is the trademark of Jackery Inc., be sure to find the logo on both product and package to ensure 18 months product warranty.

Product Features

  • The world’s smallest power bank with 2.1A output for fast charging
  • Premium quality rechargeable battery cell with 5600mAh power capacity
  • 3 LED status of charge indicators; 2 LED Flashlight provides illumination up to 450 hours
  • Secured battery safety with 4 layers of smart safety protection circuit
  • Advanced power lock technology with standby time up to 6 months after fully charged

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Net Zero Energy Design: A Guide for Commercial Architecture

Conveniently organized and packed with robust technical content and clear explanations of key principles

Written by an architect who is the director of sustainability at a global architecture firm, Net Zero Energy Design is a practical guide for architects and related construction professionals who want to design and build net zero energy commercial architecture. It offers no-nonsense strategies, step-by-step technical analysis, and valuable examples, in addition to developed case studies. With a focus on application in a variety of building types and scales, the book also develops a broad-based understanding of all the integrated principles involved in achieving net zero energy.

This book is an indispensable resource for anyone venturing into net zero energy design, construction, and operation, and it also serves as an excellent resource on a variety of sustainable design topics. Important features include:

  • Organization based upon the commercial building delivery process
  • Robust technical content for use in actual project applications
  • Analysis examples that demonstrate key technical principles
  • Plenty of design data for use as a valuable design resource
  • Abundant and sophisticated information graphics and color illustrations and photographs
  • A distinct design focus on the content that inspires adoption of principles into projects