Energy and the Environment

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  • Textbook of Environmental Biotechnology book cover

    Textbook of Environmental Biotechnology

    1st Edition

    By Pramod Kumar, Vipin Kumar

    Edited by Pravin Kumar Sachan

    Environmental biotechnology is a vast and rapidly growing field which continues to revolutionise the understanding of basic life sustaining processes in the environment by identifying and exploiting the biomolecules and their utilities to provide clean technologies in order to counter environmental…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    WPI Publishing
    Energy and the Environment

  • Wind Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment book cover

    Wind Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment

    3rd Edition

    By Vaughn Nelson, Kenneth Starcher

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-11-12
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Forest-Based Biomass Energy: Concepts and Applications book cover

    Forest-Based Biomass Energy

    Concepts and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Frank Spellman

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-11-22
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Solar and Infrared Radiation Measurements book cover

    Solar and Infrared Radiation Measurements

    1st Edition

    By Frank Vignola, Joseph Michalsky, Thomas Stoffel

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Solar Radiation: Practical Modeling for Renewable Energy Applications book cover

    Solar Radiation

    Practical Modeling for Renewable Energy Applications, 1st Edition

    By Daryl Ronald Myers

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Geologic Fundamentals of Geothermal Energy book cover

    Geologic Fundamentals of Geothermal Energy

    1st Edition

    By David R. Boden

    Geothermal energy stands out because it can be used as a baseload resource. This book, unlike others, examines the geology related to geothermal applications. Geology dictates (a) how geothermal resources can be found, (b) the nature of the geothermal resource (such as liquid- or vapor-dominated)…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Hydroelectric Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment book cover

    Hydroelectric Energy

    Renewable Energy and the Environment, 1st Edition

    By Bikash Pandey, Ajoy Karki

    Providing essential theory and useful practical techniques for implementing hydroelectric projects, this book outlines the resources, power generation technologies, applications, and strengths and weaknesses for hydroelectric technologies. Emphasizing the links between energy and the environment,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-06
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Introduction to Bioenergy book cover

    Introduction to Bioenergy

    1st Edition

    By Vaughn C. Nelson, Kenneth L. Starcher

    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…

    Hardback – 2016-06-28
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Introduction to Renewable Energy book cover

    Introduction to Renewable Energy

    2nd Edition

    By Vaughn C. Nelson, Kenneth L. Starcher

    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…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy book cover

    Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy

    1st Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman

    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,…

    Hardback – 2014-12-02
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Geothermal Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment, Second Edition book cover

    Geothermal Energy

    Renewable Energy and the Environment, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By William E. Glassley

    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…

    Hardback – 2014-10-13
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Energy Resources: Availability, Management, and Environmental Impacts book cover

    Energy Resources

    Availability, Management, and Environmental Impacts, 1st Edition

    By Kenneth J. Skipka, Louis Theodore

      The Energy Problem Energy Resources: Availability, Management, and Environmental Impacts identifies historical increases in demand and a continuing lack of viable management policies for regional and global energy problems. Considering the state and consumption of energy resources on a…

    Hardback – 2014-04-22
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Finance Policy for Renewable Energy and a Sustainable Environment book cover

    Finance Policy for Renewable Energy and a Sustainable Environment

    1st Edition

    By Michael Curley

    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…

    Hardback – 2014-03-18
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Solar Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment book cover

    Solar Energy

    Renewable Energy and the Environment, 1st Edition

    By Robert Foster, Majid Ghassemi, Alma Cota

    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…

    Hardback – 2009-08-18
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Planning for Changing Energy Conditions book cover

    Planning for Changing Energy Conditions

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Byrne, Daniel Rich

    Despite recent oil price reductions, analysts see potential for another energy crisis by the early 1990s, unless corrective action is taken soon. The United States' energy dependence has increased: we now rely on imports for as much as 70 percent of our needs. Meanwhile, capital markets and…

    Paperback – 1988-07-31
    Routledge
    Energy and the Environment