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Forthcoming Energy efficiency Books

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  1. Domestic Microgeneration

    Renewable and Distributed Energy Technologies, Policies and Economics

    Edited by Iain Staffell, Daniel J.L. Brett, Nigel P. Brandon, Adam D. Hawkes

    Microgeneration is a substantial improvement over the current centralised and detached energy model employed the world over. Domestic Microgeneration is the first in-depth reference work for this exciting and emerging field of energy generation. It provides detailed reviews of ten state-of-the-art...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Hierarchy of Energy in Architecture

    Emergy Analysis

    By Ravi Srinivasan, Kiel Moe

    Series: PocketArchitecture

    The laws of thermodynamics—and their implications for architecture—have not been fully integrated into architectural design. Architecture and building science too often remain constrained by linear concepts and methodologies regarding energy that occlude significant quantities and qualities of...

    To Be Published June 11th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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 June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Peak Energy Demand and Demand Side Response

    By Jacopo Torriti

    Series: Routledge Explorations in Environmental Studies

    Most energy consumption is charged regardless of peak times, and despite the roll-out of ‘smart meters’ in several developed countries, there are increasing concerns around the intermittency of renewable energy supply and how excessive peaks in energy demand can bring about significant negative...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 August 29th 2015 by Routledge