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  • On-Site
    On-Site Guide (BS 7671:2008+A3:2015) (English, Spiral bound) The IET

    Vital changes have been made in Amendment 3 regarding safety for contractors and consumers. This essential quick-reference guide to BS 7671 has been updated to the changes in Amendment 3 to BS 7671:2008. The On-Site Guide is designed to be taken on-site for easy referencing and provides simple guidance on the application of BS 7671.

    $38.04 $43.00

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    The Electricians Guide to the Building Regulations (English, Spiral bound) The Institution Of Engineering And Technology, Paul Cook

    The Electrician's Guide to the Building Regulations will ensure domestic installers not only comply with the requirements for electrical safety, but also with other relevant parts, including Fire Safety, Ventilation and Conservation of Energy.

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  • Lights
    Lights on (English, Paperback) Jeffrey R Yago

    The US electric grid is at greater risk today than ever before. From aging infrastructure, severe weather, and EPA mandated closure of coal-fired power plants to solar storms, digital sabotage, terrorism, and electromagnetic pulse attacks, future outages are almost certain. Lights On has the solution. Energy expert Jeffrey Yago lays out the lost history of early residential battery power and delves into just how durable and universal battery-powered devices are. Battery-powered devices can provide lighting, communications, refrigeration, safety, and entertainment when all else fails. Yago covers the multiple ways to keep your batteries recharged and ready to go.

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  • Guidance
    Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing (English, Paperback) The IET

    Important changes to the EIC and EICR forms make Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing a priority for all those carrying out inspection and testing on electrical installations.

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  • Cradle
    Cradle to Cradle (English, Paperback) Michael Braungart, William McDonough

    Guided by the principle waste equals food, this book explains how products can be designed from the outset so that, after their useful lives, they provide nourishment for something fresh - continually circulating as pure and viable materials within a 'cradle to cradle' model. It makes a viable case for putting eco-effectiveness into practice.

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    Switch (Paperback) Chris Goodall

    How will the world be powered in ten years' time? Not by fossil fuels. Energy experts are all saying the same thing: solar photovoltaics (PV) is our future. Reports from universities, investment banks, international institutions and large investors agree. It's not about whether the switch from fossil fuels to solar power will happen, but when. Solar panels are being made that will last longer than...

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    Dewalt Electrical Licensing Exam Guide (English, Paperback) Ray Holder

    For years, electricians and apprentices alike have turned to the DEWALT ELECTRICAL LICENSING EXAM GUIDE for their licensing exam preparation needs. With a commitment to delivering both the need-to-know knowledge and valuable test-taking strategies to demonstrate that knowledge, it is a comprehensive and thorough guide to successfully mastering various state and local electrical licensing exams....

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  • Electric
    Electric Motors in the Home Workshop (English, Paperback) Jim Cox

    A practical guide to identifying discarded and surplus motors from both domestic and industrial sources and making good use of them in typical small workshop applications.

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  • Code
    Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (English, Paperback) The Institution Of Engineering And Technology

    The Code of Practice enables duty holders to understand the requirements placed on them in law to maintain electrical equipment, using correct documentation, that falls under their control and to understand what inspection and testing involves.

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    Practical Guide to Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (English, Paperback) Christopher Kitcher

    This book covers everything students need to learn about inspection and testing in order to pass their exams, containing clear reference to the latest legal requirements. All of the theory required in order to pass the City & Guilds 2394 and 2395 certificates, EAL 600/4338/6 and 600/4340/4 is explained in clear, easy to remember language along with sample questions and scenarios as encountered...

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    Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) 2365 Textbook (English, Paperback) IET

    This title provides all the information the reader will need to pass the City & Guilds level 2 diploma in electrical installations.

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  • Magnetic
    Magnetic Current (English, Paperback) Edward Leedskalnin

    2011 Reprint of 1945 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Edward Leedskalnin (1887-1951) was an eccentric Latvian emigrant to the United States and amateur sculptor who single-handedly built the monument known as Coral Castle in Florida. He was also known for his unusual theories on magnetism. In this pamphlet, Leedskalnin's...

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  • Solar
    Solar PV Engineering and Installation (Multiple languages, Paperback) Sean White

    The NABCEP PV Installation Professional Exam is the gold standard certification exam for PV professionals and is famously difficult to pass. This book will provide test-taking strategy that can be used to most effectively study for and pass the exam. Code and theory is explained in the first half and will prove as useful background for the heart of the book which consists of practice exam...

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    Do It Yourself 12 Volt Solar Power (English, Paperback) Michael Daniek

    If you want to introduce alternative power supplies around the home and garden or even live totally off-grid in your boat, caravan or yurt and need a practical introduction to solar power and 12 volt supplies, here is an essential guide to the subject.


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    Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) 2365 Textbook (English, Paperback) IET

    This title provides all the information the reader will need to pass the City & Guilds level 2 diploma in electrical installations.

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  • Sustainable
    Sustainable Energy - Without the Hot Air (English, Paperback) David J. C. MacKay

    The best-selling book on understanding sustainable energy and how we can make energy plans that add up.

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  • Living
    Living on the Grid (English, Paperback) William L Thompson $16.60 $17.95
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  • Unconventional
    Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Handbook (Multiple languages, Paperback) Y. Zee Ma, Stephen Holditch

    Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Handbook: Evaluation and Development is a must-have, helpful handbook that brings a wealth of background information to the engineer and geologist alike. Bridging between subsurface and production, the handbook extends your reservoir’s potential by providing multiple layers of methods to lead you to a better defined reservoir.Better reservoir knowledge and...

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  • Electrical
    Electrical Inspection, Testing and Certification (English, Paperback) Michael Drury

    Addresses the areas highlighted as poor in the Chief Examiner's feedback of candidateperformance Assists students in decoding questions found in the City and Guilds 2394 and 2395 examsUses realistic exam questions as examples and rather than simply providing the answers, explaining how the student should go about answering a question of that type.An essential guide to the City and Guilds 2394/2395...

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  • Requirements
    Requirements for Electrical Installations, Iet Wiring Regulations, BS 7671:2008+A3:2015 (English, Paperback) The IET

    The IET Wiring Regulations is the national standard to which all domestic and industrial wiring must conform. Amendment No. 3 contains important updates to several areas of BS 7671, including changes to safety requirements.

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