63 of 67 people found the following review helpful
Excellent Resource, However Limited,
This review is from: Toolbox for Sustainable City Living: A do-it-Ourselves Guide (Paperback)
I found "ToolBox.." to be a quick and enjoyable read, however, when it came to the details of implementing described projects I found limited information. Don't get me wrong, I do not regret purchasing the book, I was just expecting more guidance on specific projects. For instance, when I started reading the energy chapter, I got really excited when there was a discussion on a "bicycle wind mill", however, after a brief description of the design, the authors quickly moved on to another idea. I was also hoping for some design ideas utilizing bicycle "human powered" generators or such. Strong points that I will mention about the book, are the really good descriptions of graywater harvesting and filtering systems. In all, very informative, but do not expect it to provide all the answers.
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Initial post: Apr 9, 2010 7:20:52 AM PDT
H. Zdyrko says:
you can buy bike windpower online
In reply to an earlier post on Nov 16, 2013 1:57:01 PM PST
Ryan D. Capizzi says:
pretty non sustainable to buy a bike windmill online...
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