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The Energy Roadmap: A Water and Wastewater Utility Guide to More Sustainable Energy Management

by Water Environment Federation

The Energy Roadmap serves as a guide for utilities of all sizes on the path to sustainable energy management. In it, you will explore innovative approaches to cost-effectively recover and reuse resources to...


Fired Clay in Four Porcelain Clusters

by Tai Wei Lim

Fired Clay in Four Porcelain Clusters examines how energy use in the ceramics-making industry has evolved as a result of technological advancements and changing social norms and ideas in environmental conservation....


New generation photovoltaics

by Fabio Andreolli

This book aims to provide a global overview of the technological, design and financial aspects of solar power systems. All the topics and all the parts that make up a photovoltaic system are dealt with, with...


The Internal Energy Market

by Fabrizio Lala

The energy strategy of European Union is an item of utmost political concern, since it tightly intertwined with controversial commercial relationship with Russia and the US.

In spite of the fact that energy had...


Biomass

by Shi Yuanchun

After addressing the basic knowledge of bioenergy and its development in the United States, the European Union, and Brazil, this book places emphasis on the introduction of China’s bioresources, its development...


Biofuel Cells

by Mohd Imran Ahamed, Rajender Boddula & Mashallah Rezakazemi

Rapid industrialization and urbanization associated with the environment changes calls for reduced pollution and thereby least use of fossil fuels. Biofuel cells are bioenergy resources and biocompatible alternatives...


Fundamentals of Solar Cell Design

by Mohd Imran Ahamed, Rajender Boddula & Mashallah Rezakazemi

Solar cells are semiconductor devices that convert light photons into electricity in photovoltaic energy conversion and can help to overcome the global energy crisis. Solar cells have many applications including...


Smart Grid and Enabling Technologies

by Shady S Refaat, Omar Ellabban, Sertac Bayhan & Haitham Abu-Rub et al.

Discover foundational topics in smart grid technology as well as an exploration of the current and future state of the industry

As the relationship between fossil fuel use and climate change becomes ever clearer,...


Electricity: Humanity's Low-carbon Future - Safeguarding Our Ecological Niche

by Hans B (Teddy) Püttgen & Yves Bamberger

Climate change is no longer deniable. Neither is the fact that greenhouse gas emissions due to human activities need to be mitigated. The question is how to rapidly transit to an increasingly low-carbon world...


Biodiesel Technology and Applications

by Mohd Imran Ahamed, Rajender Boddula & Mashallah Rezakazemi

Energy technologies have attracted great attention due to the fast development of sustainable energy. Biodiesel technologies have been identified as the sustainable route through which overdependence on fossil...


Multiprobe Pressure Analysis and Interpretation

by Tao Lu, Minggao Zhou, Yuqing Yang & Yongren Feng et al.

A popular 1990s formation tester with a single "pumping" probe and one passive "observation port" displaced 180 deg away, designed to measure pressures at two locations for permeability prediction, encounters...


Supercharge, Invasion, and Mudcake Growth in Downhole Applications

by Wilson Chin, Tao Lu, Xiaofei Qin & Yongren Feng et al.

Mysterious "supercharge effects," encountered in formation testing pressure transient analysis, and reservoir invasion, mudcake growth, dynamic filtration, stuck-pipe remediation, and so on, are often discussed...


Liquid Biofuels

by Krushna Prasad Shadangi

Compiled by a well-known expert in the field, Liquid Biofuels provides a profound knowledge to researchers about biofuel technologies, selection of raw materials, conversion of various biomass to biofuel pathways,...


Space Physics and Aeronomy, Magnetospheres in the Solar System

by Romain Maggiolo, Nicolas André, Hiroshi Hasegawa & Daniel T. Welling et al.

An overview of current knowledge and future research directions in magnetospheric physics

In the six decades since the term 'magnetosphere' was first introduced, much has been theorized and discovered about...


Space Physics and Aeronomy, Upper Atmosphere Dynamics and Energetics

by Wenbin Wang, Yongliang Zhang & Larry J. Paxton

Upper Atmosphere Dynamics and Energetics

Earth's upper atmosphere is an open system that is strongly influenced by energy and momentum inputs from both above and below. New observation and modeing techniques...


Wind Energy Handbook

by Tony L. Burton, Nick Jenkins, Ervin Bossanyi & David Sharpe et al.

Wind Energy Handbook

Fully updated and authoritative reference to wind energy technology written by leading academic and industry professionals

The newly revised Third Edition of the Wind Energy Handbook delivers...


Harnessing the Sun - A Conversation with Jenny Nelson

by Howard Burton

This book is based on an in-depth filmed conversation between Howard Burton and Jenny Nelson, Professor of Physics and Head of the Climate Change mitigation team at the Grantham Institute at Imperial College...


The Energy Switch

by Peter Kelly-Detwiler

The energy industry is changing, and it’s far more than just solar panels. Electric vehicles look to overtake gasoline-powered cars within our lifetimes, wind farms are popping up in unlikely places, traders...


Commercialising Fusion Energy

by David Webbe-Wood, Satoshi Konishi, Shutaro Takeda & William Nuttall et al.

Throughout the past five decades, research and development in the world of nuclear fusion has been led by large publicly funded national laboratories. Currently, fusion energy technology development is being...


Energy, the Great Driver

by R. Gareth Wyn Jones

This book describes the long-term four billion-year context of anthropogenic climate change, and seeks to explain our inability to respond positively to its challenges. It argues that the availability of energy...