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  • Environmentally Friendly and Biobased Lubricants

    Edited by Brajendra K. Sharma, Girma Biresaw

    This book focuses on research efforts involved in the development of biobased lubricants and fuels. Among other things, it covers the advantages and disadvantages of using vegetable oil lubricants and their availability, the modification of vegetable oils for improving base oil properties, the use…

    Hardback – 2016-04-27 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2016-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Mineral Economics and Policy

    By John E. Tilton, Juan Ignacio Guzmán

    This textbook provides an introduction to the field of mineral economics and its use in understanding the behaviour of mineral commodity markets and in assessing both public and corporate policies in this important economic sector. The focus is on metal and non-metallic commodities rather than…

    Paperback – 2016-03-28 
    Routledge

  • Oil Spill Impacts

    Taxonomic and Ontological Approaches

    Edited by Yejun Wu

      Starting with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Horizon oil spill incident, Oil Spill Impacts: Taxonomic and Ontological Approaches chronicles a timeline of events that focus on the impact of oil spills and provides an understanding of these incidents using a number of approaches. The book…

    Hardback – 2016-02-05
    CRC Press

  • PV Technical Sales

    Preparation for the NABCEP Technical Sales Certification

    By Sean White

    NABCEP sets the standard for solar certifications in the United States and Canada. The NABCEP PV Technical Sales Certification shows customers, friends and employers that you are knowledgeable and qualified to sell solar systems. If someone is selling solar, they need to know what they are…

    Paperback – 2016-01-25
    Routledge

  • Coal Production and Processing Technology

    Edited by M.R. Riazi, Rajender Gupta

    Coal Production and Processing Technology provides uniquely comprehensive coverage of the latest coal technologies used in everything from mining to greenhouse gas mitigation. Featuring contributions from experts in industry and academia, this book: Discusses coal geology, characterization,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23
    CRC Press

  • The Nature of the Firm in the Oil Industry

    International Oil Companies in Global Business

    By Basak Beyazay

    Firm-to-firm relationships, along with the overall structure of industry, have changed markedly over the past decades. Replacing the model of vertical integration with one of global business, firms have started to outsource more by using a wider global network. At the same time, they have begun to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in International Business and the World Economy

  • Transient Control of Gasoline Engines

    By Tielong Shen, Jiangyan Zhang, Xiaohong Jiao, Mingxin Kang, Junichi Kako, Akira Ohata

      Transient Control of Gasoline Engines drives to move progress forward. A stimulating examination of car electronics and digital processing technology, this book chronicles significant advances that have occurred over the past 20 years (including the change from combustion engines to…

    Hardback – 2015-11-04
    CRC Press

  • Fire Protection Approaches in Site Plan Review

    By Mohammad Nabeel Waseem

    The outcome of a fire review can greatly impact the internal fire and life safety features, as well as the architectural design of a building. An insider’s guide for both novice and expert, Fire Protection Approaches in Site Plan Review provides the framework needed to design and evaluate a…

    Hardback – 2015-10-28
    CRC Press

  • Industrial Steam Systems

    Fundamentals and Best Design Practices

    By Mojtaba Sabet

    Develop a Complete and Thorough Understanding of Industrial Steam Systems Industrial Steam Systems: Fundamentals and Best Design Practices is a complete, concise user's guide for plant designers, operators, and other industry professionals involved with such systems. Focused on the proper safety…

    Hardback – 2015-10-21
    CRC Press

  • Peak Energy Demand and Demand Side Response

    By Jacopo Torriti

    With different intensities, depending on the season, every morning and evening of any weekday there are the same peaks in electricity demand. Peaks can bring about significantly negative environmental and economic impacts. Demand Side Response is a relatively recent solution in Europe which has the…

    Hardback – 2015-07-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

  • Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Venki Uddameri, Audra Morse, Kay J. Tindle

    Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies: A Multidisciplinary Perspective serves as an introduction to hydraulic fracturing and provides balanced coverage of its benefits and potential negative effects. Presenting a holistic assessment of hydraulic fracturing and its environmental impacts,…

    Hardback – 2015-06-22
    CRC Press

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