Demand for solar power has grown consistently by 20 to 25% per annum over the past 20 years. In the past few years this rate has actually climbed to 40%. Why? Advances in solar cells, lower costs of using solar power, unpredictable utility rates, consumer frustration with the lack of utility choices, and environmental issues have all converged to create a renewed interest in and rising demand for solar power. Over 25 states, and many more municipalities, are now offering tax and utility credits to those who use solar energy. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Solar Power for Your Home will show average readers how to generate their own electricity with solar panels. The book will cover everything short of how to physically install solar panels—something that should be left to the experts.
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Dan Ramsey is the author of more than 20 books for homebuilders and buyers including builder's construction guides, contractor business guides, and homeowner remodeling and repair books. He is the author of the The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Trouble-Free Car Care, and The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Building Your Own Home.
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Book Description Alpha Books, East Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A., 2002. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. Ninth Printing. Brand new and unread condition; very fresh and bright; gift quality! Orange and white wrapper with black and white lettering. 309 new and unread informative and educational pages nicely enhanced by black and white illustrations! "You're no idiot, of course. You've heard that switching to solar power helps you save money and saves the environment. You're all for protecting the earth's resources and becoming less reliant on fossil fuels, but when it comes to going solar, you're not sure you have the energy.The Complete Idiot's Guide to Solar Power for Your Home sheds light on the equipment and know-how you'll need to generate your own power." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 044752
Book Description Alpha, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0028643933
Book Description Alpha. Book Condition: New. 0028643933 Excellent condition, paperback 2003, no marks, great cover, readit, VG+. Bookseller Inventory # RENE-00011
Book Description Alpha, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110028643933