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Geothermal Water Management

1st Edition

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Jochen Bundschuh, Barbara Tomaszewska
August 8, 2017

Availability of and adequate accessibility to freshwater and energy are two key technological and scientific problems of global significance. At the end of the 20th century, the deficit of water for human consumption and economic application forced us to focus on rational use of resources. Increasin...

Geothermal, Wind and Solar Energy Applications in Agriculture and Aquaculture

1st Edition

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Jochen Bundschuh, Guangnan Chen, D. Chandrasekharam, Janusz Piechocki
July 17, 2017

The agri-food chain consumes about one third of the world’s energy production with about 12% of it for crop production and nearly 80% for processing, distribution, retail, preparation and cooking. The agri-food chain also accounts for 80-90% of total global freshwater use where 70% alone is for ir...

Energy Intermittency

1st Edition

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Bent Sorensen
November 10, 2014

The first book to consider intermittency as a key point of an energy system, Energy Intermittency describes different levels of variability for traditional and renewable energy sources, presenting detailed solutions for handling energy intermittency through trade, collaboration, demand management, a...

Biomass to Renewable Energy Processes

2nd Edition

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Jay Cheng
October 10, 2017

Biomass to Renewable Energy Processes, Second Edition, explains the theories of biological processes, biomass materials and logistics, and conversion technologies for bioenergy products such as biogas, ethanol, butanol, biodiesel, and synthetic gases. The book discusses anaerobic digestion of waste ...

Emerging Green Technologies

1st Edition

Matthew N. O. Sadiku
March 31, 2020

Green Technology deals with using science and technology to protect the environment as well as curb the negative impacts of human involvement. The emerging green technologies, covered in this book, will propel our economy in the near future. Their development will lead to global and sustainable...

Power Systems Control and Reliability: Electric Power Design and Enhancement

1st Edition

Isa S. Qamber
March 18, 2020

Focusing on power systems reliability and generating unit commitments, which are essential in the design and evaluation of the electric power systems for planning, control, and operation, this informative volume covers the concepts of basic reliability engineering, such as power system spinning...

Advanced Coal Preparation and Beyond: CO2 Capture and Utilization

1st Edition

S. Komar Kawatra
February 17, 2020

Updating content from the author’s 2001 book Coal Desulfurization, this new title focuses on CO2 sequestration and utilization. It includes information on the theory and practical approaches to CO2 capture and recent advances in the use of sequestered CO2. Avoiding these pollutants requires either...

Modular Systems for Energy Usage Management

1st Edition

Yatish T. Shah
February 03, 2020

"…[a] very unique book that integrates benefits of modular systems for enhanced sustainability to meet the global challenges of rapid and sometimes uncontrolled industrialization in the 21st century."—Pinakin Patel, T2M Global This book examines the role of the modular approach for the back end of...

Inorganic Nanomaterials for Supercapacitor Design

1st Edition

Dr. Inamuddin, Rajender Boddula, Mohd Imran Ahamed, Abdullah Mohamed Asiri
February 01, 2020

Among electrode materials, inorganic materials have received vast consideration owing to their redox chemistry, chemical stability, high electrochemical performance, and high-power applications. These exceptional properties enable inorganic-based materials to find application in high-performance...

Emerging Photovoltaic Technologies: Photophysics and Devices

1st Edition

Carlito S. Ponseca
January 24, 2020

The need to address the energy problem and formulate a lasting solution to tame climate change has never been so urgent. The rise of various renewable energy sources, such as solar cell technologies, has given humanity a glimpse of hope that can delay the catastrophic effects of these problems...

Energy Recovery from Municipal Solid Waste by Thermal Conversion Technologies

1st Edition

P. Jayarama Reddy
January 14, 2020

This book presents an overview of the technology that allows millions and millions of tons of municipal solid waste generated globally to be perceived as an asset which, after materials recovery for recycling, can be used to generate clean power, transport fuels that can substitute fossil fuels,...

Handbook of Energy-Aware and Green Computing - Two Volume Set

1st Edition

Ishfaq Ahmad, Sanjay Ranka
December 20, 2019

Implementing energy-efficient CPUs and peripherals as well as reducing resource consumption have become emerging trends in computing. As computers increase in speed and power, their energy issues become more and more prevalent. The need to develop and promote environmentally friendly computer...

Microbial Electrochemical Technologies

1st Edition

Sonia M. Tiquia-Arashiro, Deepak Pant
December 16, 2019

This book encompasses the most updated and recent account of research and implementation of Microbial Electrochemical Technologies (METs) from pioneers and experienced researchers in the field who have been working on the interface between electrochemistry and microbiology/biotechnology...

Green and Smart Technologies for Smart Cities

1st Edition

Pradeep Tomar, Gurjit Kaur
December 09, 2019

The book starts with an overview of the role of cities in climate change and environmental pollution worldwide, followed by the concept description of smart cities and their expected features, focusing on green technology innovation. This book explores the energy management strategies required to...

Green Chemistry and Biodiversity: Principles, Techniques, and Correlations

1st Edition

Cristobal N. Aguilar, Suresh C. Ameta, A. K. Haghi
December 06, 2019

Green Chemistry and Biodiversity: Principles, Techniques, and Correlations reports on new approaches to designing chemicals and chemical transformations that are beneficial for human health and the environment, a continuing emerging important field of study. This volume provides a collection of...

Plastic Optical Fiber Sensors: Science, Technology and Applications

1st Edition

Marcelo M. Werneck, Regina Célia S. B. Allil
December 02, 2019

Plastic Optical Fiber Sensors cover the fundamentals and applications of a new class of fiber sensors. With contributions from leading academics in the area, this book covers the theory of plastic optical fiber sensors or (POFs), as well as applications in oil, gas, biotechnology, and energy fields...

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