Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources

Written By Zachary Alden Smith
Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources
  • Publsiher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 13 April 2021
  • ISBN : 1598840894
  • Pages : 323 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources by author: Zachary Alden Smith which was release on 13 April 2021 and published by ABC-CLIO with total page 323 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This 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 * A glossary of renewable and alternative energy related concepts including Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC), net metering, and stages of technology development

Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources

Renewable and Alternative Energy Resources
  • Author : Zachary Alden Smith,Katrina D. Taylor
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 323
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : This 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 * A glossary of renewable and alternative energy related concepts including Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (...

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy
  • Author : Anne E. Maczulak
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-12-01
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : Presents an introduction to renewable energy resouces, discussing how they are being developed and utilized and covering such energy alternatives as biofuels, wind, solar, geothermal, nuclear, and hydroelectricity....

Alternative Energy Sources

Alternative Energy Sources
  • Author : Efstathios E. Stathis Michaelides
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-01-16
  • Total pages : 462
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : Alternative Energy Sources is designed to give the reader, a clear view of the role each form of alternative energy may play in supplying the energy needs of the human society in the near future (20-50 years). The two first chapters on "energy demand and supply" and "environmental effects," set ...

Renewable Energy Made Easy

Renewable Energy Made Easy
  • Author : David Craddock
  • Publisher : Atlantic Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 287
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : "Craddock, a journalist, outlines how to use alternative energy sources such as solar, wind, biomass, geothermal energy, and hydropower. He discusses their pros and cons, how they work and what makes them efficient, and areas where they need improvement. He also describes several case studies of their use, with instructions ...

Renewable and Alternative Energy

Renewable and Alternative Energy
  • Author : Britannica Educational Publishing
  • Publisher : Britannica Educational Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-05-01
  • Total pages : 114
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : With growing populations across the world consuming Earth’s limited oil and natural gas reserves, the environmental and economic toll of energy dependence becomes an increasingly global concern. The development of renewable forms of energy—solar, wind, water, and geothermal, to name a few—offers alternatives to fossil fuels. Consumers ...

Alternative Energy Systems and Applications

Alternative Energy Systems and Applications
  • Author : B. K. Hodge
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-03-02
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : The comprehensive guide to engineering alternative and renewable energy systems and applications—updated for the latest trends and technologies This book was designed tohelp engineers develop new solutions for the current energy economy. To that end it provides technical discussions, along with numerous real-world examples of virtually all existing alternative ...

Alternative Energy Resources

Alternative Energy Resources
  • Author : Pankaj Pathak,Rajiv Ranjan Srivastava
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2021-02-05
  • Total pages : 321
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : This book reviews alternative and renewable energy resources in order to pave the way for a more sustainable production in the future. A multi-disciplinary team of authors provides a comprehensive overview of current technologies and future trends, including solar technologies, wind energy, hydropower, microbial electrochemical systems and various biomass sources ...

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy
  • Author : Thomas B. Johansson,Henry Kelly,Laurie Burnham,Robert Williams,Amulya K. N. Reddy
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 1160
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : Covers hydropower, wind energy, solar-thermal electricity, ocean energy systems, geothermal energy, gasification biomass power, fuel alcohol, and solar hydrogen...

Advanced Renewable Energy Sources

Advanced Renewable Energy Sources
  • Author : Gopal Nath Tiwari,Rajeev Kumar Mishra
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2015-11-09
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : This book is an ideal reference text for teaching renewable energy to engineering and science students, as well as a reference book for scientists and professionals doing self study on the subject. The book has twelve chapters and starts with the definition and classification of renewable and non renewable energy ...

Alternative Energy Resources

Alternative Energy Resources
  • Author : Paul Kruger
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2006-03-10
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : A balanced introduction to tomorrow's energy sources Over the course of the next fifty years, there will be a shift in the quest for sustainble energy, including a major change in transportation from internal combustion engines burning petroleum-derived fuels to newer technology engines using new transportation fuels. Alternative Energy Reources ...

RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
  • Author : D.P. KOTHARI,K. C. SINGAL,RAKESH RANJAN
  • Publisher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2011-11-25
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : This book, now in its Second Edition, is an introductory text on renewable energy sources, technologies and their applications—a subject which is becoming increasingly important worldwide. This edition includes two new chapters that introduce contemporary practices in renewable technologies. It also discusses issues on environmental degradation and its reasons ...

Renewable Energy Resources

Renewable Energy Resources
  • Author : John Twidell,Tony Weir
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-01-26
  • Total pages : 816
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : Retaining the successful format of the first edition and building on its solid grounding in the principles of renewable energy resources, this second edition has been revised in line with the latest advances in the field to include new technologies and an assessment of their impact. Considering each technology in ...

Integration of Alternative Sources of Energy

Integration of Alternative Sources of Energy
  • Author : Felix A. Farret,M. Godoy Simoes
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2006-01-17
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : A unique electrical engineering approach to alternative sources ofenergy Unlike other books that deal with alternative sources of energyfrom a mechanical point of view, Integration of Alternative Sourcesof Energy takes an electrical engineering perspective. Moreover,the authors examine the full spectrum of alternative and renewableenergy with the goal of developing ...

Energy Resources and Systems

Energy Resources and Systems
  • Author : Tushar K. Ghosh,Mark A. Prelas
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-06-27
  • Total pages : 727
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : This second volume of Energy Resources and Systems is focused on renewable energy resources. Renewable energy mainly comes from wind, solar, hydropower, geothermal, ocean, bioenergy, ethanol and hydrogen. Each of these energy resources is important and growing. For example, high-head hydroelectric energy is a well established energy resource and already ...

Renewable and Novel Energy Sources

Renewable and Novel Energy Sources
  • Author : S. L. Sah
  • Publisher : M.D. Publications Pvt. Ltd.
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 1598840894
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Summary : The book covers all the renewable energy sources, like solar, tidal, wind, biomass, geothermal, and new sources, like hydrogen, cold fusion, space generator, alcohol. It also deals with energy conservation, energy planning and management and future energy options....