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New and Published Books

  1. The World After Cheap Oil

    By Rauli Partanen, Harri Paloheimo, Heikki Waris

    Substantial evidence suggests that we are currently living at the peak of oil production with few prospects for cheap oil ever returning. Yet the media, politicians and regular people have hardly started to talk about what this means. Oil literally runs our societies from transportation to food...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Solar Energy

    Application, Economics, and Public Perception

    Edited by Muyiwa Adaramola

    Due to climate change, the rise in energy demand, and issues of energy security, more countries are being forced to reexamine their energy policies and consider more renewable sources of energy. Solar power is expected to play a significant role in the changing face of energy economies, due in a...

    Published October 23rd 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering

    Edited by Jimmy C.M. Kao, Wen-Pei Sung, Ran Chen

    This book contains selected Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering related papers from the 2014 4th International Conference on Green Building, Materials and Civil Engineering (GBMCE 2014) which was held in Hong Kong, August 21-22, 2014. This proceedings volume aims to provide a platform...

    Published October 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Solar Photovoltaic Basics

    A Study Guide for the NABCEP Entry Level Exam

    By Sean White

    Whether or not you are taking the NABCEP Entry Level Exam, learning the material covered in this book is the best investment you can make towards your place in the solar industry. This book explains the science of photovoltaics (PV) in a way that most people can understand using the curriculum...

    Published October 1st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells

    Physical Principles of Materials and Operation

    By Michael Eikerling, Andrei Kulikovsky

    The book provides a systematic and profound account of scientific challenges in fuel cell research. The introductory chapters bring readers up to date on the urgency and implications of the global energy challenge, the prospects of electrochemical energy conversion technologies, and the...

    Published September 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Environmentally Sustainable Catalytic Asymmetric Oxidations

    By Konstantin Bryliakov

    Catalysis plays a vital role in chemical, petroleum, agriculture, polymer, electronics, pharmaceutical, and other industries. Over 90 percent of chemicals originate from catalytic processes. Toughening economic and environmental constraints have proven to be a challenge for meeting the demand of...

    Published September 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Sustainable Watershed Management

    Edited by I. Ethem Gonenc, John P. Wolflin, Rosemarie C. Russo

    This proceedings volume contains papers and extended abstracts presented at the International Conference on Sustainable Watershed Management (SuWaMa 2014). The Conference was the second in a series of Sustainable Watershed Management Conferences. The objective of the Conference Series was to...

    Published September 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. A Novel Green Treatment for Textiles

    Plasma Treatment as a Sustainable Technology

    By Chi-wai Kan

    Series: Sustainability

    Industries worldwide have been impacted by environmental regulations, economics, and ultimately consumers, which has led to more thought about the development of sustainable products. The textile industry is no exception. The preparation, dyeing, and finishing of textile fibres requires large...

    Published September 1st 2014 by CRC Press