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New and Published Books

  1. Sustainability Science and Technology

    An Introduction

    Edited by Alejandro De Las Heras

    Sustainability Science and Technology: An Introduction explains the root causes of global failures in natural and human systems, as well as the most readily available technological solutions. The book dispels risky scientific and technological ideas that further complicate the current environmental...

    Published March 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Small Hydroelectric Engineering Practice

    By Bryan Leyland

    Small Hydroelectric Engineering Practice is a comprehensive reference book covering all aspects of identifying, building, and operating hydroelectric schemes between 500 kW and 50 MW. In this range of outputs there are many options for all aspects of the scheme and it is very important that the...

    Published February 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Aluminum Recycling, Second Edition

    By Mark E. Schlesinger

    What makes this book unique is a specific focus on aluminum recovery, rather than just recycling in general. It also offers an integrated discussion of scrap recovery and re-melting operations and includes economic as well as technical elements of recycling. Important topics include a discussion of...

    Published December 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

    By Zhigang Qi

    Series: Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion

    Clean energy technologies are poised to play an important role in overcoming fossil fuel exhaustion and global pollution. Among these technologies, electrochemical energy storage and conversion are considered to be the most feasible, sustainable, and environmentally friendly. Proton exchange...

    Published December 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Hydrogen Energy for Beginners

    Edited by Alexander Gavrilyuk

    This book highlights the outstanding role of hydrogen in energy processes, where it is the most functional element due to its unique peculiarities that are highlighted and emphasized in the book. The first half of the book covers the great natural hydrogen processes in biology, chemistry, and...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Pan Stanford Publishing

  6. Solar Power for the World

    What You Wanted to Know about Photovoltaics

    Edited by Wolfgang Palz

    Series: Pan Stanford Series on Renewable Energy

    The book describes the industrial revolution associated with the implementation of electric power generation by photovoltaics (PV). The book’s editor and contributing authors are among the leading pioneers in PV from its industrial birth in 1954 all the way up to the stormy developments during the...

    Published October 20th 2013 by Pan Stanford Publishing

  7. Clean Coal Technologies for Power Generation

    By P. Jayarama Reddy

    This book discusses clean coal technology (CCT), the latest generation of coal technology that controls pollutants and performs with improved generating efficiency. CCT involves processes that effectively control emissions and result in highly efficient combustion without significantly contributing...

    Published October 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. The Energy of Nations

    Risk Blindness and the Road to Renaissance

    By Jeremy Leggett

    Systemic global risks of oil supply, climate shock and financial collapse threaten tomorrow's economies and mean businesses and policy makers face huge challenges in fuelling tomorrow’s world. Jeremy Leggett gives a personal testimony of the dangers often ignored and incompletely understood - a...

    Published September 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Understanding LED Illumination

    By M. Nisa Khan

    Understanding LED Illumination elucidates the science of lighting for light emitting diodes. It presents concepts, theory, simulations, and new design techniques that shine the spotlight on illumination, energy efficiency, and reducing electrical power consumption. The text provides an introduction...

    Published August 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Alternative Transportation Fuels

    Utilisation in Combustion Engines

    By M.K. Gajendra Babu, K.A. Subramanian

    A continuous rise in the consumption of gasoline, diesel, and other petroleum-based fuels will eventually deplete reserves and deteriorate the environment, Alternative Transportation Fuels: Utilisation in Combustion Engines explores the feasibility of using alternative fuels that could pave the way...

    Published June 17th 2013 by CRC Press