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  1. Efficiency and Sustainability in Biofuel Production

    Environmental and Land-Use Research

    Edited by Barnabas Gikonyo

    The world's interest in reducing petroleum use has led to the rapid development of the biofuel industry over the past decade or so. However, there is increasing concern over how current food-based biofuels affect both food security and the environment. Second-generation biofuels, however, use...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Toward a Sustainable Wine Industry

    Green Enology Research

    Edited by Luann Preston-Wilsey

    Toward a Sustainable Wine Industry: Green Enology in Practice takes a broad look at the emerging trend of using sustainable wine production methods and business practices. It covers a multitude of aspects of the sustainable wine industry, including production methods, recycling efforts, customer...

    Published May 6th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Fuel Production from Non-Food Biomass

    Corn Stover

    Edited by Barnabas Gikonyo

    The practice of converting corn to ethanol is controversial, with debates currently being raged in both public policy and science. While biofuels from corn have important implications in alleviating some of the global energy crisis, critics argue that it takes away from vital agricultural...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Handbook of Sustainable Apparel Production

    Edited by Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu

    A hot-button societal issue, sustainability has become a frequently heard term in every industrial segment. Sustainability in apparel production is a vast topic and it has many facets. Handbook of Sustainable Apparel Production covers all aspects of sustainable apparel production including the raw...

    Published April 28th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Power Engineering, Control and Information Technologies in Geotechnical Systems

    Edited by Genadiy Pivnyak, Oleksandr Beshta, Mykhaylo Alekseyev

    Efficient and rational use of energy is one of the main challenges at present to develop a sustainable society. Long-term economic growth is only possible with the application of technological improvements in the use of energy. This book is discussing geotechnical systems with large potential for...

    Published March 27th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Greywater Reuse

    By Amit Gross, Adi Maimon, Yuval Alfiya, Eran Friedler

    Greywater Reuse examines the features and implications of greywater reuse scientifically, quantitatively, and thoroughly. Based on the authors’ extensive studies of treatment facilities in urban and rural environments, development of greywater treatment systems, and research of potential...

    Published March 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Tubular String Characterization in High Temperature High Pressure Oil and Gas Wells

    By Jiuping Xu, Zezhong Wu

    Series: Multiphysics Modeling

    High temperature, high oil pressure, oil and gas well completion testing have always been a technical challenge and basic theoretical research is one of the key factors needed to ensure a successful completion test. The completion test basic theory includes: a stress analysis of the completion...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment

    By Heba Allah Essam E. Khalil, Essam E. Khalil

    Series: Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series

    Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment is a study of energy crisis, urbanisation, and climate change, as well as a discussion of how to combat these global challenges. With a special focus on Egypt, this book addresses the macroscale of urbanism from the perspective of city dwellers’ quality of...

    Published February 12th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Microwave-Assisted Organic Synthesis

    A Green Chemical Approach

    Edited by Suresh C. Ameta, Pinki B. Punjabi, Rakshit Ameta, Chetna Ameta

    The large-scale production of chemicals to meet various societal needs has created environmental pollution, including pollution from byproducts and improper disposal of waste. With the world facing adverse consequences due to this pollution, green chemistry is increasingly being viewed as a means...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  10. 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