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Solar and Infrared Radiation Measurements, Second Edition

Solar and Infrared Radiation Measurements, Second Edition

2nd Edition

By Frank Vignola, Joseph Michalsky, Thomas Stoffel
August 12, 2019

The rather specialized field of solar and infrared radiation measurements has become increasingly important due to the increased demands by the renewable energy and climate change research communities for data with higher accuracy and increased temporal and spatial resolutions. Recent advances in ...

Wind Energy Renewable Energy and the Environment

Wind Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment

3rd Edition

By Vaughn C. Nelson, Kenneth L. Starcher
November 14, 2018

The utilization of wind power and other renewable energy sources has been growing at a phenomenal rate. Wind Energy, Third Edition explores the wind industry from its inception in the 1970s to today; presents the design, aerodynamics, operation, control, applications, as well as different types of ...

Introduction to Bioenergy

Introduction to Bioenergy

1st Edition

By Vaughn C. Nelson, Kenneth L. Starcher
June 28, 2016

Explore a Major Component of Renewable Energy Introduction to Bioenergy takes a look at energy from biomass (thermal energy, power, liquid fuels, and biogas) and envisions a sustainable future fueled by renewable energy. From production to conversion to heat, power, and biofuel, this book breaks ...

Forest-Based Biomass Energy Concepts and Applications

Forest-Based Biomass Energy: Concepts and Applications

1st Edition

By Frank R. Spellman
November 22, 2017

What is forest-based biomass energy and why should we care? Written by environmental expert Frank Spellman, Forest-Based Biomass Energy: Concepts and Applications details how forest biomass can be converted to energy and energy products, including direct combustion, pellets, gasification, and ...

Solar and Infrared Radiation Measurements

Solar and Infrared Radiation Measurements

1st Edition

By Frank Vignola, Joseph Michalsky, Thomas Stoffel
October 27, 2017

The rather specialized field of solar and infrared radiation measurement has become more and more important in the face of growing demands by the renewable energy and climate change research communities for data that are more accurate and have increased temporal and spatial resolution. Updating ...

Solar Radiation Practical Modeling for Renewable Energy Applications

Solar Radiation: Practical Modeling for Renewable Energy Applications

1st Edition

By Daryl Ronald Myers
March 29, 2017

Written by a leading scientist with over 35 years of experience working at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Solar Radiation: Practical Modeling for Renewable Energy Applications brings together the most widely used, easily implemented concepts and models for estimating broadband and...

Introduction to Renewable Energy

Introduction to Renewable Energy

2nd Edition

By Vaughn C. Nelson, Kenneth L. Starcher
November 23, 2015

Introduction to Renewable Energy, Second Edition covers the fundamentals of renewable energy and serves as a resource to undergraduates in renewable energy courses, non-specialists within the energy industries, or anyone working to support the successful implementation of renewable energy. The ...

Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy

Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy

1st Edition

By Frank R. Spellman
December 02, 2014

Renewable Energy Has a Good Side and a Bad Side… Evaluate Both All energy sources affect the environment in which we live. While fossil fuels may essentially do more harm, renewable energy sources can also pose a threat to the environment. Allowing for the various renewable energy sources: solar, ...

Geothermal Energy Renewable Energy and the Environment, Second Edition

Geothermal Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment, Second Edition

2nd Edition

By William E. Glassley
October 13, 2014

An In-Depth Introduction to Geothermal Energy Addressing significant changes in the energy markets since the first edition, Geothermal Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment, Second Edition expounds on the geothermal industry, exploring the expansion, growth, and development of geothermal ...

Finance Policy for Renewable Energy and a Sustainable Environment

Finance Policy for Renewable Energy and a Sustainable Environment

1st Edition

By Michael Curley
March 18, 2014

Environmental finance is about creating the greatest environmental benefit for the largest number of people at the lowest possible cost. That is the first and most important principle listed in Finance Policy for Renewable Energy and a Sustainable Environment. Focusing on what the author considers ...

Solar Energy Renewable Energy and the Environment

Solar Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment

1st Edition

By Robert Foster, Majid Ghassemi, Alma Cota
August 18, 2009

Drawing on the authors’ extensive research and project implementation around the globe, Solar Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment covers solar energy resources, thermal and photovoltaic systems, and the economics involved in using solar energy. It provides background theory on solar energy...

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