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New and Published Books

  1. Small-Scale Gas to Liquid Fuel Synthesis

    Edited by Nick Kanellopoulos

    It is estimated that a large fraction of natural gas reserves are found in locations from where transport is not economical. If these isolated natural gas reserves could be converted to synthetic fuels, they would generate around 250 billion barrels of synthetic oil—a quantity equal to one-third of...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Principles of Solar Engineering, Third Edition

    By D. Yogi Goswami

    An Engineering-Based Survey of Modern Solar Energy Concepts and Practical Applications Reflecting major developments in solar energy since the publication of the last edition, Principles of Solar Engineering, Third Edition follows the changes in energy policies that have led to the rapid growth of...

    Published February 19th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment

    By Heba Allah Essam E. Khalil, Essam E. Khalil

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment is a study of energy crisis, urbanisation, and climate change, as well as a discussion of how to combat these global challenges. With a special focus on Egypt, this book addresses the macroscale of urbanism from the perspective of city dwellers’ quality of...

    Published February 11th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. 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 February 11th 2015 by Fairmont Press

  5. 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 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. 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 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 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 11th 2014 by IHS BRE Press