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Forthcoming Energy efficiency Books

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  1. Energy and Transport in Green Transition

    Perspectives on Ecomodernity

    Edited by Atle Midttun, Nina Witoszek

    Series: Routledge Studies in Sustainability

    This book breaks new ground in the studies of green transition. It frames the ongoing transformation in terms of a "battle of modernities" with the emerging vision of ecomodernity as the final destination. It also offers a systematic exploration of the potential for extensive transformation of...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Peak Energy Demand and Demand Side Response

    By Jacopo Torriti

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    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...

    To Be Published July 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Rebound Effect in Home Heating

    A guide for policymakers and practitioners

    By Ray Galvin

    Series: Building Research and Information

    This is the definitive guide to the rebound effect in home heating – the increase in energy service use after a technological intervention aimed at reducing consumption. It sets out what the effect is, how it plays out in the home heating sector, what this implies for energy saving initiatives in...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. International Energy and Poverty

    The emerging contours

    Edited by Lakshman Guruswamy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

    Globally, around 2.8 billion people, also known as the "Other Third" or "energy poor", have little or no access to beneficial energy that meets their needs for cooking, heating, water, sanitation, illumination, transportation, or basic mechanical power. This book uniquely integrates the hitherto...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Social Science Perspectives on Climate Change

    Edited by David Canter

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    Although it is generally accepted that the climate is changing for the worse and that human activities are a major contributing factor in that change, there is still only marginal response to the challenge posed by climate change. The reasons behind this limited response are becoming clearer...

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Building Futures

    Managing energy in the built environment

    By Jane Powell, Jenn Monahan, Chris Foulds

    This book explores the important contribution of the built environment in the reduction of household energy consumption and in meeting the urgent challenge of the 2050 carbon reduction target. By examining trends in energy demand in UK and Europe across energy sectors for industry, commercial,...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of UK Wind Energy Technologies

    Edited by Simon Hogg, Christopher Crabtree

    The objective of this book is to give an overview of the status of wind energy research in the UK, resulting from the programme funded by the UK Government’s EPSRC SUPERGEN Wind project. Phase 1 started in March 2006 and the work continued under Phase 2 until March 2014. The strategic aim of Phases...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Small Wind Turbines

    Technology and Application

    Edited by Joe Howe, George Hall

    Small wind turbines focuses on small scale on-shore wind turbines (SWT) bringing together the most recent accumulated research and developments. Covering the technology, design, planning (including radar problems), grid connection, maintenance and condition monitoring of SWT to give a thorough...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques

    By Mat Santamouris, Denia Kolokotsa

    The urban climate is continuously deteriorating. Urban heat lowers the quality of urban life, increases the energy needs at the urban scale, and affects the urban socio-economy. However, there are steps that can be taken to mitigate this situation. This book presents a series of innovative...

    To Be Published October 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Big Data and Sustainable Property Markets

    Decision-Making in the Age of Informatics

    By Constantine Kontokosta

    ‘Big data’ sets continue to emerge from the global built environment, but how can we best use these datasets and what challenges do they present? The growing volume of data on buildings and property markets presents an unprecedented opportunity for the real estate industry and cities to better...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge