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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 103 new and published books in the subject of Renewable Energy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. 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 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. An Introduction to the Green Economy

    Science, Systems and Sustainability

    By Adrian C. Newton, Elena Cantarello

    The green economy is widely seen as a potential solution to current global economic and environmental crises, and a potential mechanism by which sustainable development might be achieved in practice. Considerable investments are now being made into the development of green technology, renewable...

    Published August 5th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Solar Cooling

    The Earthscan Expert Guide to Solar Cooling Systems

    By Paul Kohlenbach, Uli Jakob

    Series: Earthscan Expert

    Cooling buildings is a major global energy consumer and the energy requirement is growing year by year. This guide to solar cooling technology explains all you need to know about how solar energy can be converted into cooling energy. It outlines the difference between heat-driven and...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Clean Technology 2014

    Energy, Renewables, Environment & Materials

    Edited by NSTI

    CTSI’s Clean Technology conferences have built a tradition of being the most prestigious forum in the world for leading clean tech and energy scientists, and Clean Tech 2014 is no exception. Top clean tech scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latest developments in energy and...

    Published June 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Sun Above the Horizon

    Meteoric Rise of the Solar Industry

    By Peter F. Varadi

    Series: Pan Stanford Series on Renewable Energy

    The meteoric rise of the photovoltaic (PV) industry is an incredible story. In 2013, Google’s investments in PV systems totaled about half a billion dollars and Warren Buffet, one of the famous investors, invested $2.5 billion in the world’s largest PV system in California. These gigantic...

    Published May 27th 2014 by Pan Stanford

  6. Sun Above the Horizon

    Meteoric Rise of the Solar Industry

    By Peter F. Varadi

    The meteoric rise of the photovoltaic (PV) industry is an incredible story. In 2013, Google’s investments in PV systems totaled about half a billion dollars and Warren Buffet, one of the famous investors, invested $2.5 billion in the world’s largest PV system in California. These gigantic...

    Published May 23rd 2014 by Pan Stanford

  7. Pico-solar Electric Systems

    The Earthscan Expert Guide to the Technology and Emerging Market

    By John Keane

    Series: Earthscan Expert

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the technology behind the pico-solar revolution and offers guidance on how to test and choose quality products. The book also discusses how pioneering companies and initiatives are overcoming challenges to reach scale in the marketplace, from...

    Published April 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Energy Resources

    Availability, Management, and Environmental Impacts

    By Kenneth J. Skipka, Louis Theodore

    Series: Energy and the Environment

    The Energy Problem Energy Resources: Availability, Management, and Environmental Impacts identifies historical increases in demand and a continuing lack of viable management policies for regional and global energy problems. Considering the state and consumption of energy resources on a...

    Published April 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Mitigation of Landfill Gas Emissions

    By Malgorzata Pawlowska

    Landfilling has been and still remains an important means of municipal solid waste management but it poses a threat to the purity of the environment, especially air. In the coming years, a radical decline in the share of landfilling in waste disposal practices should not be expected. However, this...

    Published April 22nd 2014 by CRC Press