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  • Whole Energy System Dynamics

    Theory, modelling and policy

    By Catalina Spataru

    In order to address the 21st century challenges of decarbonisation, energy security and cost-effectiveness it is essential to understand whole energy systems and the interconnection and interaction between different components. An integrated language is therefore needed to assist energy policy…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08 
    Routledge

  • Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster

    Edited by Mitsuo Yamakawa, Daisaku Yamamoto

    The Fukushima disaster continues to appear in national newspapers when there is another leakage of radiation-contaminated water, evacuation designations are changed, or major compensation issues arise and so remains far from over. However, after five years, attention and research towards the…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Hazards, Disaster Risk and Climate Change

  • Instrumentation, Measurements, and Experiments in Fluids, Second Edition

    By Ethirajan Rathakrishnan

    This title is primarily focused on essentials required for experimentation in fluids, explaining basic principles, and addressing the tools and methods needed for advanced experimentation. It also provides insight into the vital topics and issues associated with the devices and instruments…

    Hardback – 2016-11-03 
    CRC Press

  • Nanomaterials for Direct Alcohol Fuel Cell

    Edited by Yixuan Wang

    Direct alcohol fuel cells, such as methanol and ethanol, are very promising advanced power systems that may considerably reduce dependence on fossil fuels and are, therefore, attracting increased attention widely in the world. Nanostructured materials can improve all of the three components such as…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • District Cooling

    Theory and Practice

    By M. Alaa Olama

    DISTRICT COOLING: THEORY and PRACTICE provides a unique study of an energy cogeneration system, set up to bring chilled water to buildings (offices, apartment houses, and factories) needing cooling for air conditioning and refrigeration. In winter, the source for the cooling can often be sea water,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-27 
    CRC Press
    Heat Transfer

  • Hydroelectric Energy

    Renewable Energy and the Environment

    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 – 2016-10-26 
    CRC Press
    Energy and the Environment

  • Environment and Society in Ethiopia

    By Girma Kebbede

    Ethiopia is facing environmental and poverty challenges, and urgently needs effective management of its environmental resources. Much of the Ethiopian landscape has been significantly altered and reshaped by centuries of human activities, and three-quarters of the rural population is living on…

    Hardback – 2016-10-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Ecology

  • Handbook of Petroleum Refining

    By James G. Speight

    Petroleum refining involves refining crude petroleum as well as producing raw materials for the petrochemical industry. This book covers current refinery processes and process-types that are likely to come on-stream during the next three to five decades. The book includes (1) comparisons of…

    Hardback – 2016-10-12 
    CRC Press
    Chemical Industries

  • Biofuels

    Production and Future Perspectives

    Edited by Ram Sarup Singh, Ashok Pandey, Edgard Gnansounou

    This will be a comprehensive multi-contributed reference work, with the Editors being highly regarded alternative fuels experts from India and Switzerland. There will be a strong orientation toward production of biofuels covering such topics as biodiesel from renewable sources, biofuels from…

    Hardback – 2016-10-12 
    CRC Press

  • Windpower Ownership in Sweden

    Business models and motives

    By Tore Wizelius

    Windpower is a modular technology, and compared to most other power plants also rather small scale. Wind turbines are installed to the distribution grid, which is called distributed generation. Ownership and revenues can be distributed as well, using the right ownership models. Several different…

    Paperback – 2016-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Our Energy Future

    Socioeconomic Implications and Policy Options for Rural America

    Edited by Don E. Albrecht

    Rapid changes in energy production and consumption are having major socioeconomic implications for the communities of rural America. Technological developments in horizontal drilling, hydraulic fracturing (fracking) nuclear energy, biofuels, wind and solar energy have significantly increased…

    Paperback – 2016-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Nuclear Engineering Handbook, Second Edition

    Edited by Kenneth D. Kok

    This second edition provides an introduction to the expansive topic of nuclear engineering to an extensive audience. It encompasses all the engineering disciplines which are applied in the design, licensing, construction, and operation of nuclear reactors, nuclear power plants, nuclear fuel cycle…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    CRC Press
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

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