Department: Renewable Energy

The Design and Sustainability of Renewable Energy Incentives: An Economic Analysis (Directions in Development)

The novelty of this work is the fact that it introduces a rigorous and objective economic perspective of current renewable energy support mechanisms and an empirical analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of these mechanisms, which is much needed in a debate often dominated by widespread misconceptions. The economic rationale for renewable energy is straightforward: …

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Renewable Energy: Technology, Economics and Environment 2007th Edition

The utilisation of renewable energies is not at all new; in the history of mankind renewable energies have for a long time been the primary possibility of generating energy. This only changed with industrial revolution when lignite and hard coal became increasingly more important. Later on, also crude oil gained importance. Offering the advantages of …

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Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems 2nd Edition

A solid, quantitative, practical introduction to a wide range of renewable energy systems—in a completely updated, new edition The second edition of Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems provides a solid, quantitative, practical introduction to a wide range of renewable energy systems. For each topic, essential theoretical background is introduced, practical engineering considerations associated with …

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Solar Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment 1st Edition

Drawing on the authors’ extensive research and project implementation around the globe, Solar Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment 1st Edition covers solar energy resources, thermal and photovoltaic systems, and the economics involved in using solar energy. It provides background theory on solar energy as well as useful technical information for implementing solar energy applications. …

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Alternative Energy Demystified

About the Alternative Energy Demystified pdf book If you think a Maglev train is a child’s toy, or learning about fusion makes your brain reach critical mass, Alternative Energy DeMYSTiFieD, Second Edition will power up your knowledge of this topic’s fundamental concepts and theories at your own pace. This practical guide eases you into this …

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Alternative & Renewable Energy – The Choice of a New Generation

About Alternative & Renewable Energy – The Choice of a New Generation book   This introduction to renewable energy pdf volume provides an insightful overview of renewable and alternative energy technologies and policies in the United States and around the world. • A chronology of technological developments, events, and policies related to renewable and alternative energy …

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RENEWABLE ENERGY IN FERTILIZER INDUSTRIES & ENERGY AUDITING

An authentic and detailed handbook on the subject, Energy Auditing in Electrical Utilities discusses: various aspects of the induction motor; the working principle of a transformer; construction details and specifications of cables; advantages of providing capacitor banks in electrical network; various energy-saving options in compressed air system; centrifugal pumps. Energy is required to run every …

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Energy Management Handbook, Sixth Edition

Newly revised and edited, this comprehensive handbook is the definitive stand-alone energy manager’s desk reference, used by thousands of professionals throughout the industry. The sixth edition includes new chapters on ground-source heat pumps, sustainability, and high performance green buildings, plus an in-depth revision of sections on control systems. In this book, you will find detailed …

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Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems 2nd Edition

A solid, quantitative, practical introduction to a wide range of renewable energy systems—in a completely updated, new edition The second edition of Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems provides a solid, quantitative, practical introduction to a wide range of renewable energy systems. For each topic, essential theoretical background is introduced, practical engineering considerations associated with …

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Introduction to Electrical Power Systems 1st Edition

About Introduction to Electrical Power Systems 1st Edition book   Adapted from an updated version of the author’s classic Electric Power System Design and Analysis, with new material designed for the undergraduate student and professionals new to Power Engineering. The growing importance of renewable energy sources, control methods and mechanisms, and system restoration has created …

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Wind Integration into Energy Systems with a High Share of Nuclear Power — What Are the Compromises?

Abstract: Towards low-carbon energy systems, there are countries with ongoing plans for expanding their nuclear power capacity, and simultaneously advancing the role of variable renewable energy sources (RES), namely wind and solar energy. This crossroads of capital-intensive, baseload power production and uncontrollable, intermittent RES may entail new challenges in the optimal and economic operation of …

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