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  • Waste-to-Energy Technologies and Global Applications

    By Efstratios N. Kalogirou

    Through Waste-to-Energy (WtE) technology, plants use waste as a renewable fuel to co-produce electricity, heating, and cooling for urban utilization. This professional book presents the latest developments in WtE technologies and their global applications. The first part of the book covers thermal…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
    CRC Press

  • Carbon-Neutral Architectural Design, Second Edition

    By Pablo M. La Roche

    The energy used to operate buildings is one of the most significant sources of greenhouse gas emissions. While it is possible to reduce emissions through  climate-responsive design, many architects are not trained to do this. Filling an urgent need for a design reference in this emerging field…

    Hardback – 2017-07-10 
    CRC Press

  • Smart Energy

    From Fire Making to the Post-Carbon World

    By Jianping Liu, Shaoqiang Chen, Tao Liu

    This book takes the improvement and replacement of energy forms as mainline. From a perspective of macro-history and inter-discipline, the stereoscopic observation of energy, science and technology, environment and development course of human civilization is carried out, the objective laws of…

    Hardback – 2017-06-05 
    CRC Press

  • ESREL 2017 (Portoroz, Slovenia, 18-22 June, 2017)

    Edited by Marko Cepin, Radim Bris

    Safety and Reliability – Theory and Applications contains the contributions presented at the 27th European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2017, Portorož, Slovenia, June 18-22, 2017). The book covers a wide range of topics, including:• Accident and Incident modelling• Economic Analysis in…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • Fundamentals of Sustainability in Civil Engineering

    By Andrew Braham

    This book will provide a foundation to understand the development of sustainability in civil engineering, and tools to address the three pillars of sustainability: economics, environment, and society. It will also include case studies in the four major areas of civil engineering: environmental,…

    Hardback – 2017-04-05
    CRC Press

  • Sustainable Energy Solutions in Agriculture

    Edited by Jochen Bundschuh, Guangnan Chen

    Sustainability in agriculture and associated primary industries, which are both energy-intensive, is crucial for the development of any country. Increasing scarcity and resulting high fossil fuel prices combined with the need to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, make the improvement of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Energy Developments

  • Advanced Oxidation Technologies

    Sustainable Solutions for Environmental Treatments

    Edited by Marta I. Litter, Roberto J. Candal, J. Martin Meichtry

    Advanced Oxidation Technologies (AOTs) or Processes (AOPs) are relatively new and innovative technologies to remove harmful and toxic pollutants. The most important processes among them are those using light, such as UVC/H2O2, photo-Fenton and heterogeneous photocatalysis with TiO2. These…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Energy Developments

  • Carbon-Neutral Fuels and Energy Carriers

    Edited by Nazim Z. Muradov, T. Nejat Veziroğlu

    Concerns over an unstable energy supply and the adverse environmental impact of carbonaceous fuels have triggered considerable efforts worldwide to find carbon-free or low-carbon alternatives to conventional fossil fuels. Carbon-Neutral Fuels and Energy Carriers emphasizes the vital role of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press
    Green Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

  • The Global Forest Sector

    Changes, Practices, and Prospects

    Edited by Eric Hansen, Rajat Panwar, Richard Vlosky

    Changes in production, demand, supply, and trade patterns; the impact of green building and bioenergy on industry practices and policy infrastructure; and new economies with production advantages and large consumption bases all present challenges and opportunities in the forest sector. With…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press

  • Weatherization and Energy Efficiency Improvement for Existing Homes

    An Engineering Approach

    By Moncef Krarti

    Providing a proven set of energy efficiency measures and opportunities for saving energy and reducing operating costs for existing homes, this volume presents general tools and procedures for performing home weatherization such as insulation improvements as well as methods to reduce air leakage.…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

  • Boilers

    A Practical Reference

    By Kumar Rayaprolu

    Following the publication of the author’s first book, Boilers for Power and Process by CRC Press in 2009, several requests were made for a reference with even quicker access to information. Boilers: A Practical Reference is the result of those requests, providing a user-friendly encyclopedic format…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    CRC Press

  • Energy-Efficient Electrical Systems for Buildings

    By Moncef Krarti

    Energy-Efficient Electrical Systems for Buildings offers a systematic and practical analysis and design approaches for electrical distribution and utilization systems in buildings. In addition to meeting the minimal safety requirements set by the National Electrical Code (NEC), the design approach…

    Hardback – 2017-03-07
    CRC Press
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

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