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  1. Energy Security for the 21st Century

    By Anco S. Blazev

    This book takes a very close look at energy and energy security from a hands-on, technical point of view with an ultimate goal of sorting out and explaining the deep meaning of energy as well as the key factors and variables of our energy security. The book reviews the major energy sources—coal,...

    Published January 30th 2015 by Fairmont Press

  2. Renewable Energy Resources

    3rd Edition

    By John Twidell, Tony Weir

    Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are...

    Published January 26th 2015 by Unknown

  3. Anaerobic Digestion – Making Biogas – Making Energy

    The Earthscan Expert Guide

    By Tim Pullen

    Series: Earthscan Expert

    Hundreds of million tonnes of agricultural and food waste are produced each year around the world, most of which is just that, waste. Anaerobic digestion, biogas and the heat and electricity that can be produced from it is still a nascent industry in many countries, yet the benefits of AD spread...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Design and Control of Automotive Propulsion Systems

    By Zongxuan Sun, Guoming G. Zhu

    Better Understand the Relationship between Powertrain System Design and Its Control Integration While powertrain system design and its control integration are traditionally divided into two different functional groups, a growing trend introduces the integration of more electronics (sensors...

    Published December 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Phase Behavior of Petroleum Reservoir Fluids, Second Edition

    By Karen Schou Pedersen, Peter L. Christensen, Jawad Azeem Shaikh

    Developed in conjunction with several oil companies using experimental data for real reservoir fluids, Phase Behavior of Petroleum Reservoir Fluids introduces industry standard methods for modeling the phase behavior of petroleum reservoir fluids at different stages in the process. Keeping...

    Published December 18th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Introduction to Electrochemical Science and Engineering

    By Serguei N. Lvov

    Due to the increasing demand for power generation and the limited nature of fossil fuels, new initiatives for energy development based on electrochemical energy conversion systems are springing up around the world. Introduction to Electrochemical Science and Engineering describes the basic...

    Published December 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. The Making of Low Carbon Economies

    By Heather Lovell

    The Making of Low Carbon Economies looks at how more than two decades of sustained effort at climate change mitigation has resulted in a variety of new practices, rules and ways of doing things: a period of active construction of low carbon economies. From outer space observations of the carbon in...

    Published December 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Alternative Energy Technologies

    An Introduction with Computer Simulations

    By Gavin Buxton

    Series: Nano and Energy

    Alternative energy sources are becoming increasingly important in a world striving for energy independence, clean air, and a reprieve from global warming. Solar cells, wind power, and biofuels are some of the competing alternative energy sources hoping to gain a foothold in our future energy mix,...

    Published December 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Combustion for Material Synthesis

    By Alexander S. Rogachev, Alexander S. Mukasyan

    Exposes a Powerful Material-Making Tool Dedicated to the physical, chemical, and structural transformations that take place during combustion synthesis (CS) of advanced materials, Combustion for Material Synthesis analyzes the nature of solid flame phenomenon and provides readers with undisputed...

    Published December 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Technical Guide to District Heating

    By Robin Wiltshire

    This guide is aimed at all involved in the technical aspects of district heating networks. It provides a source of information when developing new schemes or refurbishing existing schemes, focusing particularly on technical rather than financial issues. The importance of other low-carbon sources...

    Published December 12th 2014 by IHS BRE Press