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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...

A Solar Buyer's Guide for the Home and Office

by Stephen Hren & Rebekah Hren

Solar power, once a fringe effort limited to DIY enthusiasts, is now fast becoming mainstream. Many home and business owners are curious about solar electric and solar thermal systems, and wonder how to go about...

Powering Planet Earth: Energy Solutions for the Future

by Nicola Armaroli, Vincenzo Balzani & Nick Serpone

In their book Nicola Armaroli, Vincenzo Balzani and Nick Serpone uncover the background details associated with a transition to sustainable energy production that are routinely swept under the table in public...

Taming the Four Horsemen

by Robin Hanbury-Tenison

As featured on ITV News and Radio 4's Today programme

'This book could not come at a more appropriate moment . . . Matchless man: hugely important book' Joanna Lumley

'A great champion of environmental activism...

Renewables (Second Edition)

by David Elliott

Renewable energy is a rapidly expanding field, which is welcomed by many as part of the answer to climate change and energy security concerns. In this book, David Elliott examines the technological options for...

Chemistry and Technology of Alternate Fuels

by James G Speight

This compendium covers unconventional fuel sources, i.e., sources other than crude oil and natural gas with the aim of presenting these sources as future alternates to fossil fuels. The contents of this must-have...

Emerging Photovoltaic Technologies

by Joel Jean & Patrick Brown

Solar photovoltaics (PV) is the fastest-growing energy technology in the world today and an important tool for mitigating climate change. Crystalline silicon PV modules are now affordable, efficient, reliable,...

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...

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,...

A Supplementary Dictionary of Renewable Energy and Sustainability

by Helen Roby

A Supplementary Dictionary of Renewable Energy and Sustainability consists of 600 A to Z entries relating to these subjects, including the terms associated with fossil- and nuclear-fuelled energy systems; renewable...

Self-Managed Solar Thermal Plant

by Pasquale Pizzichetti

Have you ever thought about a solar plant for reducing fuel consumption and costs for heating of your home and the impact on the climate? I hope so, but this good intention should also take into account some...

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 - 2nd Edition

by Dan Chiras

Skyrocketing energy costs and constant reminders of the impacts of conventional energy sources are making homeowners and businesses look at different ways to use energy more efficiently and to generate their...

Real Goods Solar Living Sourcebook

by John Schaeffer

What book would you want if you were stranded on a desert island? Widely regarded as the 'bible' of off-grid living, The Solar Living Sourcebook might be your best choice. With over 600,000 copies in print...