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New and Published Books

  1. Fuel Production with Heterogeneous Catalysis

    Edited by Jacinto Sa

    Fuel Production with Heterogeneous Catalysis presents the groundbreaking discoveries, recent developments, and future perspectives of one of the most important areas of renewable energy research—the heterogeneous catalytic production of fuels. Comprised of chapters authored by leading experts in...

    Published September 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Wind Power

    The Struggle for Control of a New Global Industry

    By Ben Backwell

    Wind Power – The Struggle for Control of a New Global Industry looks at the nations, companies and people fighting for control of one of the world’s fastest growing new industries and how we can harness one of the planet’s most powerful energy resources – wind...

    Published September 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Handbook of Hydrogen Energy

    Edited by S.A. Sherif, D. Yogi Goswami, E.K. (Lee) Stefanakos, Aldo Steinfeld

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    Can hydrogen and electricity supply all of the world’s energy needs? Handbook of Hydrogen Energy thoroughly explores the notion of a hydrogen economy and addresses this question. The handbook considers hydrogen and electricity as a permanent energy system and provides factual information based on...

    Published July 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Boiler Plant and Distribution System Optimization Manual, Third Edition

    By Harry R. Taplin, Jr., P.E.

    The Third Edition of the Boiler Plant and Distribution System Optimization Manual has been upgraded with ten new checklists with over 100 ways to improve performance with 50 additional illustrations to communicate specific information about applying these technologies. The new checklists serve as a...

    Published July 14th 2014 by Fairmont Press

  5. Our Energy Future

    Socioeconomic Implications and Policy Options for Rural America

    Edited by Don E. Albrecht

    Series: Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

    Rapid changes in energy production and consumption are having major socioeconomic implications for the communities of rural America. Technological developments in horizontal drilling, hydraulic fracturing (fracking) nuclear energy, biofuels, wind and solar energy have significantly increased...

    Published June 21st 2014 by Routledge

  6. Windpower Ownership in Sweden

    Business models and motives

    By Tore Wizelius

    Windpower is a modular technology, and compared to most other power plants also rather small scale. Wind turbines are installed to the distribution grid, which is called distributed generation. Ownership and revenues can be distributed as well, using the right ownership models. Several different...

    Published June 18th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Electrochemically Enabled Sustainability

    Devices, Materials and Mechanisms for Energy Conversion

    Edited by Kwong-Yu Chan, Chi-Ying Vanessa Li

    Electrochemically Enabled Sustainability: Devices, Materials and Mechanisms for Energy Conversion covers topics related to current research in electrochemical power sources, highlighting some of the latest concepts in electrochemical conversion for sustainability. The book examines the most recent...

    Published June 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Fuel Cells

    Principles, Design, and Analysis

    By Shripad T. Revankar, Pradip Majumdar

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    Fuel Cells: Principles, Design, and Analysis considers the latest advances in fuel cell system development and deployment, and was written with engineering and science students in mind. This book provides readers with the fundamentals of fuel cell operation and design, and incorporates techniques...

    Published May 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Boiler Operator's Handbook, Second Edition

    Edited by Kenneth E. Heselton, PE

    This book was written specifically for boiler plan operators and supervisors who want to learn how to lower plant operating costs, as well as how to operate plants of all types and sizes more wisely. It is newly revised with guidelines for HRSGs, combined cycle systems, and environmental effects of...

    Published May 19th 2014 by Fairmont Press

  10. Experimental Combustion

    An Introduction

    By D. P. Mishra

    Fulfilling the need for a classical approach, Experimental Combustion: An Introduction begins with an overview of the key aspects of combustion—including chemical kinetics, premixed flame, diffusion flame, and liquid droplet combustion—followed by a discussion of the general elements of measurement...

    Published May 11th 2014 by CRC Press