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gas furnace retrofit, 4-21

hydronic heating, problem solved (letters), 47-100 hydronic, solar, active/passive, specs, sources, etc, Gimme Shelter, 46-37

hydronic, solar/propane, with wood; also PVs/grid, Epstein (OR), 44-6

masonry heaters, with bake oven, 4000 lbs, backup for solar, sources, etc, 46-37

RV, hydronic heating system, 26-53

solar, active/passive, whole-house, sources, etc,

Gimme Shelter, 46-37

solar, air & liquid collectors, basic types, also water heating, 40-36

solar, air collector, passive batch water heater, methane gas, 17-19

solar, glass and glazing choices, 30-26

solar, how hot air collectors work, 25-53

solar, hybrid PV/hot air linear concentrator, 5-14

solar, storage systems, diagrams, also water heating, 42-66

solar, sunspace, trombe wall, radiant floor heat, direct gain, 32-28

solar, unglazed transpired collector (letters), 43-101 wood, radiant floor system, Simko, Whisper 1000, PV: 288 Wp, 36 V., 36-18

wood, Simko; also wind, Whisper 1000; PV: 288 Wp, 36 V., 36-18

wood, with hydronic, passive solar, PVs/grid, Epstein (OR), 44-6 Steam how to, safety of, 21-55 sources, (letters), 46-102 System design 12V to 24V conversion, 41-16 basics, An Introduction To The Basics, 21-67 basics, concepts of system design, overview, 40-72 basics, Efficient, Low Cost, Reliable Systems, 12-10 basics, site survey, solar, hydro, and wind, 21-75 basics, size, costs, batteries, inverters, PVs, hydro, wind, 22-59

basics, sizing, how to figure energy use, 27-71 basics, The Integrated Energy System, 3-6 conservation, appliance choices, 21-68 conservation, appliances, finding phantom loads, 1413

conservation, heat, 10-21

controls, voltage sensing switch, charger to grid at low battery volts, 46-106

disconnects, required for ac and DC systems, PV, wind, generator, 42-78 education, workshops, MREA, 47-74 how to figure energy use, 27-71 hydro siting, for nano-hydro, 15-17 hydro siting, how to, weir measurement table, 8-17 hydro siting, overview, system, 1-7 photovoltaics, basics (simple starter system), 25-48 photovoltaics, economics for home power systems, 1-11

photovoltaics, sizing PV power and battery, 32-78

sizing components for photovoltaic/generator system, 4-44

sizing PV power and battery, 32-78 sizing system voltage, 4-12 sizing system voltage, 5-12 tech notes, installer tips, 33-78

System design, continued voltage, sizing system voltage, 4-12 voltage, sizing system voltage, 5-12 water, complete info, pump types, terms defined, 4624

wind, generators, 14 compared/table/graphs, glossary of terms, 47-36 wind, siting, 1-16

wiring, DC sizing table, voltage drop, applications, 14-32

wiring, DC sizing table, voltage drop, apps (correct in #14), 13-32 Systems conservation, in the city, 22-11

emergency, micro system: Sovonics PV, Ovonics battery(TtW!), 15-33

emergency, micropower system, 14-9

emergency, power system, 25-33

emergency, temporary, "shorties", also wind, photovoltaics, generators, 17-46

emergency, use after fire, photovoltaics on temporary housing, 34-37

generators, see "photovoltaics/generators",

"wind/generators", etc.

hydro, 120 vac, 13 ft. overshot water wheel, 37-6 hydro, basics and overview, 44-24 hydro, Gaydos, Hydrocharger: 40 ft/8 gpm; PV: 50 Wp, 11-5

hydro, Higgs, Morgan-Smith turbine, 17 ft head/ 10,000 gpm , 25-7

hydro, Independent P&L, 210 ft/25 gpm; PV: 1450 Wp, tracker, 17-6

hydro, Kennedy Creek, 5 systems, high head, 100 to 2200 watts, 20-7

hydro, Kinzel/Kingsley (MI); 16ft/75gpm, FAT, 12V LA; PV 480 Wp, 47-16

hydro, Nicaragua, 78 ft/160 gpm, 12 V lead-acid, 813

hydro, Purcell Lodge, IPD pelton, 315 ft head/ 220 gpm, 12 kW, 33-12

hydro, Rakfeldt, Harris turbine, 300 ft/400 gpm, 24 V, 6-5

hydro, Schultze, homestead; photovoltaics, wind, solar hot water, 41-6

hydro/photovoltaics, Gaydos, Hydrocharger, 40 ft/8 gpm. 50 Wp PV, 11-5

hydro/photovoltaics, Lil Otto hydroworks, 40 ft/ 9 gpm, PV: 168 Wp, 15-14 hydro/photovoltaics, Schultze, homestead; wind, solar hot water, 41-6

hydro/photovoltaics/trackers, Independent P&L, 210 ft/25 gpm, PV: 1450 Wp, 17-6 hydrogen, Pyle, et al, home-sized solar hydrogen project, 39-32

international, Amazon, Yacumama Lodge, PV: 576 Wp, 24 V L-A; generator, 43-6 international, Chatuco, PV: 960 Wp 24 V L-A, 10-5 international, Colombia, PV: 612 Wp, 12 V nickel-iron, 32-99

international, El Salvador, PV and solar ovens, 3558

international, El Salvador, PVs in, 31-28 international, Guyana, PV powered health care, 2037

international, Honduras, Central America, PV, 34-14 international, Nepal monastaries (2), 100 Wp, 12 V L-A, 45-6

international, New Zealand, Soma 300 W, PV/wind hybrid economics, 18-21

international, South America, PV refrigerators, 21-20 international, Sri Lanka, PV, 37-19 international, Vietnam, PV for medical clinic, 38-46 maintenance, preparing for winter, 14-7 ownership, independent or utility?, Independent Power Providers, 44-58 pedal power, basics, 23-48 pedal power, pedal powered charging, 31-50 pedal power/photovoltaics, Haaren/Abbott, 36 W, PV: 65 Wp, 12 V L-A, 12-13 photovoltaic/wind, Nekola (IL); PV 100 Wp, 12 V LA; wind 500 W; grid, urban, 46-6 photovoltaics, "shorties", 19-49 photovoltaics, "shorties", also wind, generators, temporary, 17-46

Systems, continued photovoltaics, "shorties", also wind, solar hot water, rainwater, cogen, 20-50

photovoltaics, "shorties", on a budget, also wind, 1844

photovoltaics, Ames, 190 Wp, wind: Bergey 1 kW, 45

photovoltaics, Ananda, powers 4 homes, 6600 Wp, 24 V, 24-14

photovoltaics, Andrews, 96 Wp, 12 V L-A, 13-5 photovoltaics, Battagin, 204 Wp, 24 V L-A, solar welding, manual tracker, 33-6 photovoltaics, Bridges, 470 Wp 12 V L-A, solar hot water, 12-5

photovoltaics, Burckhard, 1250 Wp, 24 V lead acid, 29-18

photovoltaics, CCAT need for upgrade, 43-70 photovoltaics, CCAT, 450 Wp, 12 V L-A; wind: 500 W; greywater, 32-6

photovoltaics, Chase, 658 Wp, 12 V lead-acid, 31-6 photovoltaics, Ciotti, 816 Wp, 12 V NiCd, ram pump, Clivus Multrum, 28-6

photovoltaics, Cook, 2560 Wp, 120 V, wind: Northern Power 3.5 kW, 29-6 photovoltaics, Cunningham, earth-sheltered dome, wind water pumping, 38-6 photovoltaics, Davenport, 320 Wp, 12 V L-A; wind: 200 W Wincharger; refrig, 21-8 photovoltaics, Drake, 700 Wp, 12 V L-A, 21-6 photovoltaics, Elliot, machine shop & home, wind, grid back-up, 38-16

photovoltaics, Epstein (OR), 2,000 Wp, 24 V L-A, 44-6

photovoltaics, Flett, 384 Wp, 12 V L-A, 13-7 photovoltaics, Gaydos, PV: 50 Wp; Hydrocharger: 40 ft/8 gpm, 11-5

photovoltaics, generators, see "Systems, photovoltaics/generators"

photovoltaics, Gilbert, motorhome, 750 Wp, 12 V LA, 24-40

photovoltaics, Haaren/Abbott, 36 W, PV: 65 Wp, 12

photovoltaics, Haeme (shop, trailer); 360 Wp, 12 V L-A; gen 4000 W; grid, 47-24 photovoltaics, Hawes, straw bale home, PV: 408 Wp, 12 V L-A, 35-62

photovoltaics, hermit power box, portable, 48 Wp, 12 V nicad, 28-16

photovoltaics, Hodgdon & Burgess, 200 Wp, ac sub pump, 23-12

photovoltaics, Hoffman, 228 Wp, 12 V L-A, 7-5 photovoltaics, Home Power, 1400 Wp, wind: 800 W Survivor, 12 V nicad, 30-101 photovoltaics, Home Power, 155 Wp, 12 V L-A, 7-9 photovoltaics, Home Power, 400 Wp, 12 L-A, 16-7 photovoltaics, in garden cart, portable, 105 Wp, 12

photovoltaics, Independent P&L, PV: 1450Wp, tracker; hydro 210ft/25gpm, 17-6

gen 7.5kW propane, 46-16

photovoltaics, Kuff, 472 Wp, 12 V L-A. LCB, 700 ft from PV to battery, 25-16

photovoltaics, LaChapelle & Hunt, 400 Wp, 12 V LA, 17-13

photovoltaics, LaForge, 2 PV systems—w/power sheds, 40-6

photovoltaics, Lasley (OR), 146 Wp, 12 V L-A, generator, 44-16

photovoltaics, Linn, 880 Wp; homemade wind, 24 V NiCd, 26-16

photovoltaics, Markatos, dome, 735 Wp, 12 V lead-calcium gel, 32-14

photovoltaics, McCoy & Reisling, 360 Wp, 12 V L-A, passive solar, rain pond, 24-6 photovoltaics, Millard, 1300 Wp, tracker; wind: Electro 6 kW, 10-17

photovoltaics, Millsapps, integrating PV with Utility Power, 39-6

photovoltaics, Murray, 400 Wp, 12 V L-A, tracker, 95

photovoltaics, Nekola (IL), 100 Wp, 12 V L-A; wind

Systems, continued photovoltaics, O'Neal & Burke, small system in the city, 37-13

photovoltaics, on cart, portable, 10 Wp, 12 V, 31-22 photovoltaics, on sailboat, Oldfield, also wind, 18-16 photovoltaics, Phelps, 576 Wp, 24 V L-A, 24-22 photovoltaics, pond aeration, 23-42 photovoltaics, portable , on cart, 10 Wp, 12 V, 31-22 photovoltaics, portable charging, small computer or radio, 38-32

photovoltaics, portable, charging small batteries for radio, 33-68

photovoltaics, portable, charging small computer or radio, 38-32

photovoltaics, portable, hermit power box, 48 Wp, 12 V nicad, 28-16

photovoltaics, portable, in garden cart, 105 Wp, 12 V L-A, 29-14

photovoltaics, portable, Voltar, in pickup, tracker, 945 Wp, 28-30

photovoltaics, portable, Yoder, juicer business, 65 Wp, 12 V L-A, 35-14

photovoltaics, Potts, 250 Wp, 12 V L-A. economics of, 21-25

photovoltaics, power center for 1 PV, 1 battery system, 34-93

photovoltaics, Pryor, 200 Wp, 12 V L-A; generator, 27

photovoltaics, Rassman, 370 Wp, 342 V L-A; wind: 2.8 kW Jacobs, 11-9

photovoltaics, recreational vehicle at camp ground, 258 Wp, 12 V L-A, 20-12

photovoltaics, Reichenbach; DC: M78s, QuadLams, 6 V L-A; ac: M75s, 42-18

photovoltaics, Robishaw & Schmeck, 140 Wp, 12 V L-A + NiCds, earth bermed, 35-6 photovoltaics, Rook, 714 Wp, 24 V NiCd, log cabin, 27-6

photovoltaics, Sailer, 768 Wp, 6 V L-A, 42-6 photovoltaics, Schatz experimental PV/hydrogen, 2226

photovoltaics, Schultze, homestead; wind, hydro, solar water heating, 41-6

photovoltaics, SEI, stand alone, 450 Wp, 12 V NiCd, 26-6

photovoltaics, Siebert (CA), 1122 Wp, grid, 45-18 photovoltaics, Simko, 288 Wp, 36 V; solar hot water; wind: Whisper 1000, 36-18 photovoltaics, Stillman, 400 Wp, 24 V L-A, solar hot water, 22-6

photovoltaics, Swisher, 280 Wp, 12 V L-A; wind: 200 W Wincharger, 21-14

photovoltaics, The Wizard, 48 Wp, 12 V NiCd, 15-31 photovoltaics, tract home, Kyocera, 6372 Wp, 48 V, 325 V lead-acid, 16-35

photovoltaics, travel trailer system for under $2000, 38-12

photovoltaics, urban, Burckhard, 1250 Wp, 24 V lead acid, 29-18

photovoltaics, urban, CCAT, 450 Wp, 12 V L-A; wind: 500 W; greywater, 32-6

photovoltaics, urban, Drake, 700 Wp, 12 V L-A, 21-6 photovoltaics, urban, Nekola (IL), 100 Wp, 12 V L-A; wind 500 W; grid, 46-6

photovoltaics, urban, O'Neal & Burke, small system in the city, 37-13

photovoltaics, urban, Potts, 250 Wp, 12 V L-A. economics of, 21-25

photovoltaics, urban, Sailer, 768 Wp, 6 V L-A, 42-6 photovoltaics, urban, SEI, stand alone, 450 Wp, 12 V NiCd, 26-6

photovoltaics, urban, Siebert (CA), 1122 Wp, grid, 45-18

photovoltaics, Voltar, portable, in pickup, tracker, 945 Wp, 28-30

photovoltaics, Walker, 480 Wp, 12 V L-A, pump, solar hot water, 34-6

photovoltaics, Wallin, PV system/Wattsun tracker in MT, 40-14

photovoltaics, Ward, 90 Wp, 12 V lead-acid, 30-6 photovoltaics, Wheeler, PV observatory & home for $7100, 39-14

photovoltaics, Yacumama Lodge, Amazon, 576 Wp, 24 V L-A, 43-6

Systems, continued photovoltaics, Yoder, portable, juicer business, 65 Wp, 12 V L-A, 35-14

photovoltaics,recreational vehicles, at camp ground, 258 Wp, 12 V L-A, 20-12 photovoltaics,recreational vehicles, Gilbert, motorhome, 750 Wp, 12 V L-A, 24-40 photovoltaics,recreational vehicles, travel trailer system for under $2000, 38-12 photovoltaics/generators, Haeme (shop, trailer); 360 Wp, 12 V L-A; gen 4000 W; grid, 47-24 photovoltaics/generators, Kingman (CA); PV 848 Wp, 24 V N-I; gen 7.5kW propane, 46-16 photovoltaics/generators, Lasley (OR); 146 Wp, 12

photovoltaics/generators, Pryor, 200 Wp, 12 V L-A; generator, 2-7

photovoltaics/generators, Pryor; PV 200 Wp, 12 V LA; gen, 2-7

photovoltaics/generators, Yacumama Lodge, Amazon, 576 Wp, 24 V L-A; 6.5 kW gen, 43-6 photovoltaics/grid, Epstein (OR), 2,000 Wp, 24 V LA, 44-6

photovoltaics/grid, Haeme (shop, trailer); 360 Wp, 12 V L-A; gen 4000 W; grid, 47-24 photovoltaics/grid, Nekola (IL), 100 Wp, 12 V L-A; also wind 500 W; urban, 46-6 photovoltaics/grid, Siebert (CA), 1122 Wp, 45-18 photovoltaics/hydro, Gaydos, PV: 50 Wp; Hydrocharger: 40 ft/8 gpm, 11-5 photovoltaics/hydro, Independent P&L, PV: 1450Wp, tracker; hydro 210ft/25gpm, 17-6 photovoltaics/hydro, Schultze, homestead; wind, solar hot water, 41-6

photovoltaics/hydrogen, Schatz experimental PV/hydrogen, 22-26

photovoltaics/pedal power, Haaren/Abbott, 36 W, PV: 65 Wp, 12 V L-A, 12-13 photovoltaics/trackers, Independent P&L, PV: 1450Wp, tracker; hydro 210ft/25gpm, 17-6 photovoltaics/trackers, Millard, 1300 Wp, tracker; wind: Electro 6 kW, 10-17 photovoltaics/trackers, Murray, 400 Wp, 12 V L-A, tracker, 9-5

photovoltaics/trackers, Voltar, portable, in pickup, tracker, 945 Wp, 28-30

photovoltaics/trackers, Wallin, PV system/Wattsun tracker in MT, 40-14

photovoltaics/utility intertie, Elliot, machine shop & home, wind; grid back-up, 38-16 photovoltaics/utility intertie, Millsapps, integrating PV with Utility Power, 39-6

photovoltaics/wind, Cunningham, earth-sheltered dome, wind water pumping, 38-6 photovoltaics/wind, Elliot, machine shop & home, grid back-up, 38-16

photovoltaics/wind, Schultze, homestead; hydro, solar hot water, 41-6

photovoltaics/wind/grid, Nekola (IL); PV 100 Wp, 12

V L-A; wind 500 W; grid, urban, 46-6 photovoltaics/wind/hydro/DHW, Schultze, homestead, 41-6

photovoltaics/wind/utility intertie, Elliot, machine shop & home, grid back-up, 38-16 purchase of, procurement manual, specs, Code Corner, 44-66

recreational vehicles, at camp ground, photovoltaics 258 Wp, 12 V L-A, 20-12

recreational vehicles, Gilbert, motorhome, PV: 750 Wp, 12 V L-A, 24-40

recreational vehicles, PV travel trailer system for under $2000, 38-12

shorties, photovoltaics, 19-49

shorties, photovoltaics, wind, on a budget, 18-44

shorties, wind, photovoltaics, generators, temporary,

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