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  1. Renewable Energy Resources

    3rd Edition
    By John Twidell and Tony Weir

    Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are essential components of every nation’s energy strategy, not least because of concerns for the local and global environment, for energy security and for sustainability.  Read more...

  2. A Quiet Room of One’s Own

    Chris Steel, co-author of Architectural Acoustics, explores the noise problems experienced and documented by three well-known writers and the relevance to modern building acoustics.

  3. The Road to the One Planet Life

    Author David Thorpe discusses his new book, The 'One Planet' Life, and the concepts behind one planet living.

  4. The Science behind Murphy’s Laws and Contract Administration

    Read our interview with Charles W. Cook, author of Successful Contract Administration, as he discusses the book and offers some words of wisdom regarding successful contract administrators. 

  5. Why the price of oil is falling and what then?

    The authors of, The World After Cheap Oil, discuss the causes and impacts to the world economy of falling oil prices. 

     This article was first published in Kanava-magazine 1/2015 (in Finnish).
     

  6. The Problem with AD

    Tim Pullen, author of Anaerobic Digestion – Making Biogas – Making Energy, discusses the differing attitudes regarding Anaerobic Digestion (AD) and its inherent financial implications.

  7. Wall Street Journal Article Features Report by Author Peter Smirniotopoulos

    A report done by Peter Smirniotopoulos, author of the upcoming textbook Real Estate Law, was recently covered in the Wall Steet Journal.  Read the article here: Study Reignites Debate About Broker Interests and read more about the book here.  

  8. Green Living: How carefully crafted spaces can improve our quality of life

    Routledge introduces an innovative new book exploring the benefits of landscape and urban design on our everyday lives.

  9. Twenty-Five Buildings Every Architect Should Understand: An essential guide to architecture

    Routledge introduces an inspiring new book detailing some of the most important architectural accomplishments across the globe.

  10. Press Release: For the budding real estate tycoon—achieve success through robust marketing

    Routledge introduces a new book, Real Estate Marketing, specifically designed to help students and professionals realize their goals through the art and science of real estate marketing.

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