Bioenergy Products

  • Handbook of Bioenergy Crops

    A Complete Reference to Species, Development and Applications, 1st Edition

    By N. El Bassam

    Biomass currently accounts for about fifteen per cent of global primary energy consumption and is playing an increasingly important role in the face of climate change, energy and food security concerns. Handbook of Bioenergy Crops is a unique reference and guide, with extensive coverage of…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Bioenergy

  • The Biomass Assessment Handbook

    Energy for a sustainable environment, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Frank Rosillo-Calle, Peter de Groot, Sarah L. Hemstock, Jeremy Woods

    The increasing importance of biomass as a renewable energy source has led to an acute need for reliable and detailed information on its assessment, consumption and supply. Responding to this need, and overcoming the lack of standardised measurement and accounting procedures, this best-selling…

    Paperback – 2015-06-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Bioenergy

  • Biochar for Environmental Management

    Science, Technology and Implementation, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Johannes Lehmann, Stephen Joseph

    Biochar is the carbon-rich product which occurs when biomass (such as wood, manure or crop residues) is heated in a closed container with little or no available air. It can be used to improve agriculture and the environment in several ways, and its persistence in soil and …

    Hardback – 2015-02-19
    Routledge

  • Anaerobic Digestion - Making Biogas - Making Energy

    The Earthscan Expert Guide, 1st Edition

    By Tim Pullen

    Hundreds of million tonnes of agricultural and food waste are produced each year around the world, most of which is just that, waste. Anaerobic digestion, biogas and the heat and electricity that can be produced from it is still a nascent industry in many countries, yet the benefits of AD spread…

    Hardback – 2015-01-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Expert

  • An Introduction to the Green Economy

    Science, Systems and Sustainability, 1st Edition

    By Adrian C. Newton, Elena Cantarello

    The green economy is widely seen as a potential solution to current global economic and environmental crises, and a potential mechanism by which sustainable development might be achieved in practice. Considerable investments are now being made into the development of green technology, renewable…

    Paperback – 2014-08-05
    Routledge

  • Path Dependence and New Path Creation in Renewable Energy Technologies

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Simmie

    Why are old technologies persisted with after better alternatives have been invented? This book examines this question, a central concern of evolutionary economics, specifically focusing on renewable energy technologies. The concept of path dependence is used to analyse why and how technological…

    Hardback – 2014-06-26
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Mark Diesendorf

    Renewable energy expert Mark Diesendorf issues a powerful challenge in this clear and comprehensive guide to the technology and policies we need to adopt to ensure an ecologically sustainable energy future for the planet. Sustainable Energy Solutions for Climate Change brings together the science,…

    Paperback – 2014-05-23
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Biofuels, Land and Agrarian Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Saturnino M. Borras Jr., Philip McMichael, Ian Scoones

    This book addresses key questions on biofuels within agrarian political economy, political sociology and political ecology. Contributions are based on fresh empirical materials from different parts of the world. The book starts with four key questions in agrarian political economy: Who owns what?…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Routledge
    Critical Agrarian Studies

  • The Biobased Economy

    Biofuels, Materials and Chemicals in the Post-oil Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hans Langeveld, Johan Sanders, Marieke Meeusen

    The impending threats of catastrophic climate change and peak oil are driving our society towards increased use of biomass for energy, chemical compounds and other materials – the beginnings of a biobased economy. As alternative development models for the biobased economy emerge, we need to…

    Paperback – 2012-05-21
    Routledge

  • The Energy Imperative

    100 Percent Renewable Now, 1st Edition

    By Hermann Scheer

    For decades, Hermann Scheer was one of the world's leading proponents of renewable energy. In this, his last book before his death in 2010, he lays out his vision for a planet 100% powered by renewables and examines the fundamental ethical and economic imperatives for such a shift. And most…

    Hardback – 2011-12-14
    Routledge

  • The Handbook of Biomass Combustion and Co-firing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sjaak van Loo, Jaap Koppejan

    This unique handbook presents both the theory and application of biomass combustion and co-firing, from basic principles to industrial combustion and environmental impact, in a clear and comprehensive manner. It offers a solid grounding on biomass combustion, and advice on improving combustion…

    Paperback – 2010-06-30
    Routledge

  • Planning and Installing Bioenergy Systems

    A Guide for Installers, Architects and Engineers, 1st Edition

    By German Solar Energy Society, Ecofys

    Bioenergy is relied upon worldwide as a modern solution for local energy supply and waste managements. With clear technical details, data tables and illustrative pictures explaining the fundamentals of different bioenergy projects, this guide reviews the main technologies and offers relevant…

    Paperback – 2004-11-01
    Routledge
    Planning and Installing

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