Renewable Energy Products

  • Sustainable Energy for All

    Innovation, technology and pro-poor green transformations

    By David Ockwell, Robert Byrne

    Despite decades of effort and billions of dollars spent, two thirds of people in sub-Saharan Africa still lack access to electricity, a vital pre-cursor to economic development and poverty reduction. Ambitious international policy commitments seek to address this, but scholarship has failed to keep…

    Paperback – 2016-07-22 
    Routledge
    Pathways to Sustainability

  • Rethinking the Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy

    Mitigation and management

    By Alexander Clarke

    Renewable energy is important as a substitute for finite fossil fuels and inflexible nuclear power and could conceivably power the world. However, this is challenging as the world is currently 80% dependent on fossil fuels, and renewable sources produce only about 15% of total energy. Conversion…

    Paperback – 2016-07-21 
    Routledge

  • Global Energy Market Trends

    By Anco S. Blazev

    As discussed in this text, countries with excess energy resources export these to countries that need them. This is an important function of the global energy markets, where energy sources, products and services are traded among countries and companies. While this is the primary activity in energy…

    Hardback – 2016-07-15 
    Fairmont Press

  • Heating and Cooling of Buildings

    Principles and Practice of Energy Efficient Design, Third Edition

    By T. Agami Reddy, Jan F. Kreider, Peter S. Curtiss, Ari Rabl

    This text presents the technical basis for designing the mechanical systems of buildings in this new age of green buildings and maximum energy efficiency. Along with numerous new and revised worked examples, design case studies, and homework problems, the third edition offers an updated version of…

    Hardback – 2016-07-13 
    CRC Press
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

  • Transportation and the Environment

    Assessments and Sustainability

    Edited by Gabriela Ionescu

    This new book takes a nuanced look at building a sustainable transportation infrastructure and provides an overview of the harmful effect of various modes of transportation on the environment. The environmental impact of transportation is significant. Transportation is a major user of energy, it…

    Hardback – 2016-06-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • The Science of Renewable Energy, Second Edition

    By Frank R. Spellman

    Latest Edition Explores Fresh, New Alternatives to Fossil Fuels The Science of Renewable Energy, Second Edition takes a look at ways to produce sustainable and reliable energy sources and presents practical examples along with scientific methods, models, observations, and tools. Developed by…

    Hardback – 2016-06-21 
    CRC Press

  • Thermal Power Plants

    Modeling, Control, and Efficiency Improvement

    By Xingrang Liu, Ramesh Bansal

    Thermal Power Plants: Modeling, Control, and Efficiency Improvement explains how to solve highly complex industry problems regarding identification, control, and optimization through integrating conventional technologies, such as modern control technology, computational intelligence-based…

    Hardback – 2016-06-14 
    CRC Press

  • Photovoltaic System Design

    Procedures, Tools and Applications

    By Suneel Deambi

    Introducing a Reliable Green Technology That Can Help Improve System Performance Solely centered on photovoltaic (PV) system sizing and the tools used for PV system analysis and design, Photovoltaic System Design: Procedures, Tools and Applications emphasizes the importance of using solar PV…

    Hardback – 2016-06-13 
    CRC Press

  • Doubly Fed Induction Generators

    Control for Wind Energy

    By Edgar N. Sanchez, Riemann Ruiz-Cruz

    Doubly Fed Induction Generators: Control for Wind Energy provides a detailed source of information on the modeling and design of controllers for the doubly fed induction generator (DFIG) used in wind energy applications. Focusing on the use of nonlinear control techniques, this book: Discusses…

    Hardback – 2016-06-08 
    CRC Press
    Automation and Control Engineering

  • Cryogenic Heat Transfer, Second Edition

    By Randall F. Barron, Gregory F. Nellis

    Cryogenic Heat Transfer, Second Edition continues to address specific heat transfer problems that occur in the cryogenic temperature range where there are distinct differences from conventional heat transfer problems. This updated version examines the use of computer-aided design in cryogenic…

    Hardback – 2016-05-31 
    CRC Press

  • Renewable Energy

    A Global Review of Technologies, Policies and Markets

    Edited by Dirk Assmann

    'offers knowledge and inspiration to promote renewable energy in developing and industrialized countries' Klaus Toepfer, Executive Director of UNEP From technology to financing issues, Renewable Energy offers a comprehensive and authoritative review of the determining factors that drive…

    Paperback – 2016-04-24
    Routledge

  • Understanding Renewable Energy Systems

    2nd Edition

    By Volker Quaschning

    By mid-century, renewable energy must cover all of our energy supply if we are to phase out nuclear and successfully stop climate change. Now updated and expanded, the 2nd edition of this textbook covers the full range of renewable energy systems and now also includes such current trends as solar…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge

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