• The Triumph of the Sun in 2000–2020: How Solar Energy Conquered the World book cover

    The Triumph of the Sun in 2000–2020

    How Solar Energy Conquered the World, 1st Edition

    By Wolfgang Palz

    Dramatic forest fires in California, flooding in Mozambique, unusual heat waves in Europe, hurricanes of strength never seen before—the world’s climate is getting out of control. The list of human casualties and damage in billions of euros and dollars is getting longer day by day. Weather experts…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Jenny Stanford Publishing
    Pan Stanford Series on Renewable Energy

  • Solar PV Engineering and Installation: Preparation for the NABCEP PV Installation Professional, Specialist and Inspector Certification Exams book cover

    Solar PV Engineering and Installation

    Preparation for the NABCEP PV Installation Professional, Specialist and Inspector Certification Exams, 2nd Edition

    By Sean White

    The NABCEP PV Installation Professional (PVIP) Exam is the gold standard certification exam for PV professionals and is famously difficult to pass. As the industry grows and jobs have become more specialized, the Board has responded to this with NABCEP Specialist Certification Exams. As well as…

    Paperback – 2019-07-22
    Routledge

  • How Solar Energy Became Cheap: A Model for Low-Carbon Innovation book cover

    How Solar Energy Became Cheap

    A Model for Low-Carbon Innovation, 1st Edition

    By Gregory F. Nemet

    Solar energy is a substantial global industry, one that has generated trade disputes among superpowers, threatened the solvency of large energy companies, and prompted serious reconsideration of electric utility regulation rooted in the 1930s. One of the biggest payoffs from solar’s success is not…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31
    Routledge

  • South Africa’s Energy Transition: A Roadmap to a Decarbonised, Low-cost and Job-rich Future book cover

    South Africa’s Energy Transition

    A Roadmap to a Decarbonised, Low-cost and Job-rich Future, 1st Edition

    By Tobias Bischof-Niemz, Terence Creamer

    South Africa’s energy transition has become a highly topical, emotive and politically contentious topic. Taking a systems perspective, this book offers an evidence-based roadmap for such a transition and debunks many of the myths raised about the risks of a renewable-energy-led electricity mix.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14
    Routledge

  • Narratives of Low-Carbon Transitions (Open Access): Understanding Risks and Uncertainties book cover

    Narratives of Low-Carbon Transitions (Open Access)

    Understanding Risks and Uncertainties, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susanne Hanger-Kopp, Jenny Lieu, Alexandros Nikas

    "The Open Access version of this book, available at https://doi.org/10.4324/9780429458781, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 4.0 license."  This book examines the uncertainties underlying various strategies for a low-carbon future. Most…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Variable Renewable Energy and the Electricity Grid book cover

    Variable Renewable Energy and the Electricity Grid

    1st Edition

    By Jay Apt, Paulina Jaramillo

    The integration of renewable energy resources into the electricity grid presents an important challenge. This book provides a review and analysis of the technical and policy options available for managing variable energy resources such as wind and solar power. As well as being of value to…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • China’s Role in Reducing Carbon Emissions: The Stabilisation of Energy Consumption and the Deployment of Renewable Energy book cover

    China’s Role in Reducing Carbon Emissions

    The Stabilisation of Energy Consumption and the Deployment of Renewable Energy, 1st Edition

    By David Toke

    China, a still developing economy comprising a fifth of the world’s population, will play a key role in the global movement towards reducing carbon emissions. The aims of the Paris Agreement may stand or fall with China, both for its own contribution and the example it will set the developing world…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Energy Policy in China book cover

    Energy Policy in China

    1st Edition

    By Chi-Jen Yang

    Energy policy has always been an important part of China’s national policy agenda. Although the overall Chinese economy has become largely market-driven, its energy sectors are still subject to varying degrees of government control. Authoritarian governance allows China to move very quickly in some…

    Paperback – 2018-10-26
    Routledge

  • Solar Energy, Mini-grids and Sustainable Electricity Access: Practical Experiences, Lessons and Solutions from Senegal book cover

    Solar Energy, Mini-grids and Sustainable Electricity Access

    Practical Experiences, Lessons and Solutions from Senegal, 1st Edition

    By Kirsten Ulsrud, Charles Muchunku, Debajit Palit, Gathu Kirubi

    This book presents new research on solar mini-grids and the ways they can be designed and implemented to provide equitable and affordable electricity access, while ensuring economic sustainability and replication. Drawing on a detailed analysis of solar mini-grid projects in Senegal, the book…

    Hardback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Environment and Sustainability

  • Activism in Architecture: Bright Dreams of Passive Energy Design book cover

    Activism in Architecture

    Bright Dreams of Passive Energy Design, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margot McDonald, Carolina Dayer

    This edited collection gathers contributions from a diverse range of renowned scholars and professionals to uncover the unique relationship between passive architectural systems and activism. Focusing on the pioneering work of the influential American chemist and inventor, Harold R. Hay (1909–2009)…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architecture

  • Sustainable Energy Transformations, Power and Politics: Morocco and the Mediterranean book cover

    Sustainable Energy Transformations, Power and Politics

    Morocco and the Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    By Sharlissa Moore

    This book analyses energy transitions and the opportunities and challenges for building sustainable energy systems to improve human capabilities while protecting the environment. Sufficient and secure energy supply is critical to human thriving and socioeconomic development. Yet energy systems are…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Transitions

  • Battery Energy Storage Systems with Grid-connected Solar Photovoltaics: A Technical Guide (BR 514) book cover

    Battery Energy Storage Systems with Grid-connected Solar Photovoltaics

    A Technical Guide (BR 514), 1st Edition

    By Martin Cotterell, Chris Coonick, Steve Pester, Jonny Williams

    This guide covers battery energy storage systems for domestic or small commercial grid-connected solar photovoltaics (PV). It is intended for two audiences:-Customers. Information is provided to enable the benefits of energy storage systems to be assessed. The pros and cons of different system…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16
    IHS BRE Press

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