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Photovoltaics from Milliwatts to Gigawatts

by Tim Bruton

An essential guide through the rapid evolution of PV technology

Photovoltaics from Milliwatts to Gigawatts: Understanding Market and Technology Drivers toward Terawatts covers the history of silicon based PV,...


Simulation of Some Power Electronics Case Studies in Matlab Simpowersystem Blockset

by Dr. Hidaia Mamood Alassouli

Matlab SimPowerSystems is a modern design tool that allows scientists and engineers to rapidly and easily build models that simulate power systems. Not only can you draw the circuit topology rapidly, but your...


Off Grid Solar Power For Beginners

by James A. Porter

With the rising prices in electricity, and the growing concerns of the environmental impact of power plants to the planet, more and more people are saying that they want to go “off the grid” and produce...


Energy Storage for Power System Planning and Operation

by Zechun Hu

An authoritative guide to large-scale energy storage technologies and applications for power system planning and operation

To reduce the dependence on fossil energy, renewable energy generation (represented...


Aerodynamics of Wind Turbines

by Sven Schmitz

A review of the aerodynamics, design and analysis, and optimization of wind turbines, combined with the author?s unique software

Aerodynamics of Wind Turbines is a comprehensive introduction to the aerodynamics,...


Photovoltaic Design & Installation For Dummies

by Ryan Mayfield

Photovoltaic Design and Installation For Dummies (9781119544357) was previously published as Photovoltaic Design and Installation For Dummies (9780470598931). While this version features a new Dummies cover...


When the BioMass Hits the Wind Turbine

by Jay Warmke & Annie Warmke

Ask yourself:

Do you feel that this generation, and the generations to come face a future of only limited resources – and even less hope?

Is this the last generation that will have access to millions of years...


Cellulose Science and Technology

by Thomas Rosenau, Antje Potthast & Johannes Hell

This book addresses both classic concepts and state-of-the-art technologies surrounding cellulose science and technology. Integrating nanoscience and applications in materials, energy, biotechnology, and more,...


Renewable Power and Energy, Volume II

by Gary D. Price

Photovoltaic power systems are becoming a significant source of energy in our energy resource mix today. It is essential these systems are reliable, safe and secure.

Precise engineering design is required to...


Renewable Power and Energy, Volume I

by Gary D. Price

Photovoltaic power systems are becoming a significant source of energy in our energy resource mix today. It is essential these systems are reliable, safe and secure.

Precise engineering design is required to...


Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting

by Mohammad Adnan Ilyas

Environmental pollution has been one of the main challenges for sustainable development. Piezoelectric materials can be used as a means of transforming ambient vibrations into electrical energy to power devices....


Harvesting Solar, Wind and Tidal Power - Environment for Kids | Children's Earth Sciences Books

by Baby Professor

Did you know that the environment is an excellent source of natural, renewable power? With the right tools, you can harvest energy from the sun, wind and tides. This book will explore the wonderful world of...


Reuse and Recycling of Lithium-Ion Power Batteries

by Guangjin Zhao

A comprehensive guide to the reuse and recycling of lithium-ion power batteries?fundamental concepts, relevant technologies, and business models

Reuse and Recycling of Lithium-Ion Power Batteries explores ways...


Power from the Wind

by Dan Chiras

Power from the Wind is the completely revised and updated edition of the go-to guide for individuals and businesses interested in installing small wind energy systems. Written with the homeowner layperson in...


What Did Einstein Have to Say? | Children's Physics of Energy

by Baby Professor

Physics helps us learn how the world around us works. It is a powerful subject that helps express the creativity to see the world in more ways than one. Teaching the subject to kids will help improve the quantitative...


How Fast Is the Speed of Light? | Children's Physics of Energy

by Baby Professor

Let’s break down physics into interesting bits and pieces so that kids would be encouraged to actually like the subject. The way to do that would be to use handpicked information and partner them with wonderful...


Are They Moving, or Are We? | Children's Physics of Energy

by Baby Professor

Physics is one of the toughest subjects, it’s true. But it doesn't mean that you just have to give up on it and stop trying to teach your kids about it. This book will reinforce you in this Physics Mission!...


Prepper's Total Grid Failure Handbook

by Alan Fiebig & Arlene Fiebig

The ultimate guide to creating, storing and utilizing lifesaving power in the most critical circumstances

With America's antiquated grid, it takes little to cause a power outage—everyday wind, and lightning...


A Dictionary of Energy Science

by Nick Jelley

A Dictionary of Energy Science covers terms related to energy technologies and their impact on the world's energy use. It sets out the principles behind each technology's operation, as well as its economic,...


Photovoltaic Sources Modeling

by Giovanni Petrone, Carlos Andrés Ramos-Paja & Giovanni Spagnuolo

A practical reference to support choosing, customising and handling the best PV simulation solution

This comprehensive guide surveys all available models for simulating a photovoltaic (PV) generator at different...