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  1. International Energy and Poverty

    The emerging contours

    Edited by Lakshman Guruswamy

    Series: Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

    Around 2.8 billion people globally, 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 September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Applying fabric first principles to comply with energy efficiency requirements in dwellings

    By Steven Stenlund

    Significant improvements to the regulatory requirements for energy efficiency in national building regulations are now in force. This guide explains the implications of these requirements and demonstrates how to meet them by using fabric first principles....

    To Be Published September 27th 2015 by IHS BRE Press

  3. 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

  4. Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques

    By Mat Santamouris, Denia Kolokotsa

    The urban climate is continuously deteriorating. Urban heat lowers the quality of urban life, increases energy needs, and affects the urban socio-economy. Urban Climate Mitigation Techniques presents steps that can be taken to mitigate this situation through a series of innovative technologies and...

    To Be Published October 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Renewable Energy Systems

    2nd Edition

    By Volker Quaschning

    Beginning with an overview of renewable energy sources including biomass, hydroelectricity, geothermal, tidal, wind and solar power, this book explores the fundamentals of different renewable energy systems. The main focus is on technologies with high development potential such as solar thermal...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sustainability-oriented Innovation Systems in China and India

    Edited by Tilman Altenburg

    Global economic growth, recently fuelled by Asia’s emerging economies, has greatly accelerated the accumulation of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere and boosted demand for scarce natural resources, including energy, food and mineral raw materials. These developments are pushing the planet close to...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Building Futures

    Managing energy in the built environment

    By Jane Powell, Jenn Monahan, Chris Foulds

    A reduction in the energy demand of buildings can make a major contribution to achieving national and international carbon reduction goals, in addition to addressing the interlinked issues of sustainable development, fuel poverty and fuel security. Despite improvements in thermal efficiency, the...

    To Be Published November 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. Whole Energy System Dynamics

    Theory, Modelling and Policy

    By Catalina Spataru

    Series: 100 Cases

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge

  10. Whole Life Costing for Sustainable Building

    By Mariana Trusson, Renate Powell, Colin Ashford

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge