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New and Published Books

  1. Exploring the Value of Electricity

    By Clark W. Gellings, P.E.

    This book discusses the role electricity plays in sustaining and improving the quality of life. The author elucidates the numerous approaches to estimating value, including electricity’s contribution toward the U.S. Gross Domestic Product, its role in medicine, and its ability to power...

    Published July 2nd 2015 by Fairmont Press

  2. Lead-Acid Battery Technologies

    Fundamentals, Materials, and Applications

    Edited by Joey Jung, Lei Zhang, Jiujun Zhang

    Series: Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion

    Lead-Acid Battery Technologies: Fundamentals, Materials, and Applications offers a systematic and state-of-the-art overview of the materials, system design, and related issues for the development of lead-acid rechargeable battery technologies. Featuring contributions from leading scientists and...

    Published June 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. 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 – producing energy for the home, in the home – 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...

    Published June 24th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts and Technologies

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Venkatesh 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,...

    Published June 22nd 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Wind Energy

    An Introduction

    By Mohamed A. El-Sharkawi

    Wind Energy: An Introduction covers wind energy system types, operation, modeling, analysis, integration, and control. Beginning with a history of the development of wind energy, this comprehensive book: Explains the aerodynamic theories that govern the operation of wind turbines Presents wind...

    Published June 10th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Hydraulic Fracturing

    By Michael Berry Smith, Carl T. Montgomery

    Series: Emerging Trends and Technologies in Petroleum Engineering

    Hydraulic Fracturing effectively busts the myths associated with hydraulic fracturing. It explains how to properly engineer and optimize a hydraulically fractured well by selecting the right materials, evaluating the economic benefits of the project, and ensuring the safety and success of the...

    Published June 9th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Energy Analysis for a Sustainable Future

    Multi-Scale Integrated Analysis of Societal and Ecosystem Metabolism

    By Mario Giampietro, Kozo Mayumi, Alevgül H. ┼×orman

    The vast majority of the countries of the world are now facing an imminent energy crisis, particularly the USA, China, India, Japan and EU countries, but also developing countries having to boost their economic growth precisely when more powerful economies will prevent them from...

    Published June 9th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Energy Storage

    Edited by Marc A. Rosen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Natural Resources

    This new Routledge collection brings together the major works on the many types of energy-storage technologies and systems, as well as their applications. The energy-storage topics covered include battery storage, hydrogen energy storage, flywheel energy storage, compressed gas energy storage,...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Biomass Assessment Handbook

    Energy for a sustainable environment, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Frank Rosillo-Calle, Peter de Groot, Sarah L. Hemstock, Jeremy Woods

    The increasing importance of biomass as a renewable energy source has led to an acute need for reliable and detailed information on its assessment, consumption and supply. Responding to this need, and overcoming the lack of standardised measurement and accounting procedures, this best-selling...

    Published June 5th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Above Ground Storage Tanks

    Practical Guide to Construction, Inspection, and Testing

    By Sunil Pullarcot

    Covers All Site Activities after Design Above Ground Storage Tanks: Practical Guide to Construction, Inspection, and Testing is an ideal guide for engineers involved in the mechanical construction of above ground storage tanks. This text details the construction of storage tanks in accordance with...

    Published June 2nd 2015 by CRC Press