New Ecological Home

The New Ecological Home provides an overview of green building techniques, materials, products, and technologies that are either currently available or will be in the near future. Daniel Chiras provides a wealth of up-to-date, practical information for home buyers, owner-builders, and anyone interested in building for a sustainable future.

Paperback    £27.50

9781931498166
Published: July 2007 | Chelsea Green Publishing


The Citizen-Powered Energy Handbook

The Citizen-Powered Energy Handbook assesses the current energy situation and points toward a sustainable path forward. Greg Pahl examines renewable energy technologies currently available and homes in on strategies that can be adopted by individuals and, especially, communities.

Paperback    £18.95

9781933392127
Published: March 2007 | Chelsea Green Publishing


Making Better Concrete

You may have heard of fly ash as an eco-friendly alternative to using portland cement in concrete, but until now there has been no easy guide to how it makes superior concrete, or to how to use it.

Paperback    £15.95

9780976491101
Published: March 2007 | Green Building Press


Diary of an Eco-builder

Honest, amusing and unexpected, Diary of an Eco Builder focuses specifically on environmental issues through the story of Will Anderson's attempt to realise an inspiring and challenging vision.

Paperback    £14.95

9781903998793
Published: May 2006 | Green Books


Dig Your Hands in the Dirt

Teaches you to find, mix, and sculpt the right mud; develop group goals and vision, and translate simple, natural (and easy to draw) patterns into sophisticated and complex designs.

Paperback    £10.95

9780967984667
Published: May 2006 | Hand Print Press


Building with Cob

Apply the ancient technique of building with cob to contemporary situations, with these detailed illustrations and instructions.

Paperback    £24.99

9781903998724
Published: February 2006 | Green Books


Independent Energy Guide

With this comprehensive guide you can plan the ideal independent power system for your home, boat or RV. You'll understand how a power system works, be able to talk intelligently with equipment suppliers about your needs, and have the necessary tools to make and manage your own electricity.

Paperback    £15.95

9780964411203
Published: January 2006 | Orwell Cove


Biodiesel

Making the case for crop-derived liquid fuel

Paperback    £14.95

9781931498654
Published: January 2005 | Chelsea Green Publishing


This is the story of how one man used local resources, ingenuity, imagination, and patience to create a homestead powered by the sun.

Paperback    £17.95

9780964511170
Published: January 1995 | Fowler Enterprises