The Eco-Home Design Guide

Christopher Day draws on his extensive experience to explain the key principles of eco-home design, focussing on natural methods rather than expensive technology.

Paperback    £24.99

9780857843050 | Published: October 2015 | Green Books

Hardback    £39.99

9780857843043 | Published: October 2015 | Green Books


Clay and lime renders, plasters and paints

This book was previously published under the title Using Natural Finishes. Clay and Lime Renders, Plasters and Paints is an in-depth guide to the selection, mixing and application of lime and clay based plasters, renders, paints and washes.

Paperback    £24.99

9780857842695 | Published: June 2015 | Green Books

Hardback    £49.99

9780857842688 | Published: June 2015 | Green Books


Building with Straw Bales

In this full colour, fully updated new edition of the book Grand Designs described as "the essential guide to straw-bale building"; Barbara Jones uses her 20 years of experience in natural building methods to guide self-builders and architects through using straw as a sustainable material for a diverse range of comfortable and environmentally friendly buildings.

Paperback    £21.99

9780857842282 | Published: May 2015 | Green Books

Hardback    £39.99

9780857842275 | Published: May 2015 | Green Books


The Hempcrete Book

The first UK book on building with hemp by people who make their living doing it; including background information, a practical instruction manual with full illustration, and discussion about the hemp building industry.

Paperback    £24.99

9780857841209 | Published: October 2014 | Green Books

Hardback    £50.00

9780857842244 | Published: October 2014 | Green Books


The Passivhaus Handbook

The Passivhaus Handbook is an essential guide to realizing a supremely comfortable, healthy and durable home with exceptionally low energy costs.  It focuses on getting the building fabric right, to achieve ultra-low energy consumption in the most cost-effective manner. The approach is relevant to a wide range of building types and climates.

Paperback    £35.00

9780857840196 | Published: October 2012 | Green Books


Tamera

This book provides an insight into the current state of the work of Peace Research Village Tamera in Portugal, in the fields of permaculture and water landscaping, solar technology and peace education.

Paperback    £18.95

9783927266278 | Published: January 2011 | Verlag Meiga


A Solar Buyer's Guide for the Home and Office

Explains all the different solar options to enable property owners to make the right choices for both their energy needs and their financial security.

Paperback    £12.95

9781603582612 | Published: January 2011 | Chelsea Green Publishing


Adobe Homes for All Climates

Drawing on the experience of more than fifty major adobe projects since 1993, Adobe Homes for all Climates shows readers how to construct adobe homes more easily and safely, and with superior strength, durability, structural integrity, and aesthetic appeal, as compared to earthen homes of the past.

Paperback    £29.95

9781603582575 | Published: October 2010 | Chelsea Green Publishing


Local Sustainable Homes

Paperback    £14.95

9781900322768 | Published: October 2010 | Transition Books


Wind Energy Basics

Wind power can realistically not only replace the lionås share of oil-, coal-, and natural gasÑ fired electrical plants in the UK but also can add enough extra power capacity to allow for most of the cars in the nation to run on electricity.

Paperback    £24.95

9781603580304 | Published: November 2009 | Chelsea Green Publishing


The New Solar Electric Home

The third edition of The New Solar Electric Home continues it's twenty year tradition of offering the most comprehensive guide to introducing solar power to your home.

Paperback    £32.50

9780937948170 | Published: September 2009 | Aatec


Open Spaces Sacred Places

A book that dramatically demonstrates how nature has the power to heal and unify in our increasingly frenetic 21st-century world.

Paperback    £24.95

9780981565606 | Published: February 2009 | TKF Foundation


Practical Photovoltaics

Paperback    £14.95

9780937948118 | Published: December 2008 | Aatec


Biodiesel

For anyone who is trying to keep up with the extremely rapid developments in the biodiesel industry, the second edition of Biodiesel: Growing a New Energy Economy is an invaluable aid. The second edition concludes with updated views on where the industry is headed in the years to come from some of its key players.

Paperback    £16.95

9781933392967 | Published: September 2008 | Chelsea Green Publishing