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New and Published Books

  1. Green Chemical Engineering

    An Introduction to Catalysis, Kinetics, and Chemical Processes

    By S. Suresh, S. Sundaramoorthy

    While chemical products are useful in their own right—they address the demands and needs of the masses—they also drain our natural resources and generate unwanted pollution. Green Chemical Engineering: An Introduction to Catalysis, Kinetics, and Chemical Processes encourages minimized use of...

    Published December 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Nanotechnology Toward the Sustainocene

    Edited by Thomas Alured Faunce

    While the sustainability of our world is being endangered or destroyed by the misguided activities of artificial human entities, real people have begun to expand their moral sympathies sufficiently to prioritize protecting our world’s interests. They have developed a new...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by Pan Stanford

  3. Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy

    By Frank R. Spellman

    Series: Energy and the Environment

    Renewable Energy Has a Good Side and a Bad Side… Evaluate Both All energy sources affect the environment in which we live. While fossil fuels may essentially do more harm, renewable energy sources can also pose a threat to the environment. Allowing for the various renewable energy sources: solar,...

    Published December 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Revising Green Infrastructure

    Concepts Between Nature and Design

    Edited by Daniel Czechowski, Thomas Hauck, Georg Hausladen

    Consider this … How do we handle the convergence of landscape architecture, ecological planning, and civil engineering? What are convenient terms and metaphors to communicate the interplay between design and ecology? What are suitable scientific theories and technological means? What...

    Published November 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Managing the Transition

    Renewable Energy and Innovation Policies in the UAE and Algeria

    By Dennis Kumetat

    This book discusses renewable energy policy in oil and gas-wealthy Arab states and presents the reader with a well-informed overview of the national energy systems – both conventional and renewable. It also seeks to answer questions on the poor growth prospects by contextualizing the various...

    Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 24th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 24th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  8. 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 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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 6th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 23rd 2014 by CRC Press