Renewable Energy Sources

Written By Tasneem Abbasi
Renewable Energy Sources
  • Publsiher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
  • Release : 30 July 2011
  • ISBN : 8120339940
  • Pages : 332 pages
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Download or read book entitled Renewable Energy Sources by author: Tasneem Abbasi which was release on 30 July 2011 and published by PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd. with total page 332 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Today, the tide has turned so strongly in favour of renewables that for the first time since the dawn of the fossil fuel era over two hundred years ago renewable energy technologies have started attracting more investment globally than that in the fossil fuel-based technologies. This text provides a comprehensive and wide ranging introduction to various renewable energy technologies and their applications, such as solar, wind, biomass, biogas, wave, geothermal, tidal and small hydel. It provides a thorough understanding of the basic energy conversion processes taking place in various renewable energy-based equipment like heat engines, photovoltaics, wind turbines, windmills, wave machines, and so on. The text also deals with the impact of renewable energy sources on global warming and pollution. The book is intended for courses in Environmental Sciences, Environmental/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering and Energy Studies at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It will also serve as a useful reference for scientists, technocrats and environmentalists.

Renewable Energy Sources

Renewable Energy Sources
  • Author : Tasneem Abbasi,S. A. Abbasi
  • Publisher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2011-07-30
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Today, the tide has turned so strongly in favour of renewables that for the first time since the dawn of the fossil fuel era over two hundred years ago renewable energy technologies have started attracting more investment globally than that in the fossil fuel-based technologies. This text provides a comprehensive ...

Renewable Energy Resources

Renewable Energy Resources
  • Author : John Twidell,Tony Weir
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-01-26
  • Total pages : 784
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are essential components of every nation’s energy strategy, not least ...

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy
  • Author : Anne E. Maczulak
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-12-01
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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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....

Textbook of Renewable Energy

Textbook of Renewable Energy
  • Author : S. C. Bhatia,R. K. Gupta
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-01-31
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Renewable energies are sources of clean, inexhaustible and increasingly competitive energy. They differ from fossil fuels principally in their diversity, abundance and potential for use anywhere on the planet, but above all in that they produce neither greenhouse gases which cause climate change nor polluting emissions. There are many forms ...

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 : 8120339940
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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...

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy
  • Author : Godfrey Boyle
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2012-09-13
  • Total pages : 584
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Examines the practical and economic potential of renewable energy sources to provide sustainable energy. The underlying physical and technological principles of these sources are examined within the context of their environmental impacts, economics and future prospects....

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy
  • Author : Robert Ehrlich
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2013-03-13
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Renewable energy has great significance for the world’s future, given the environmental issues related to energy generation and energy’s importance in our society. Making wise energy choices is not easy, however. It involves balanced consideration of economic, environmental, technical, political, and other perspectives to weigh the relative costs ...

Renewable Energy Sources

Renewable Energy Sources
  • Author : M.A. Laughton
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 1990-09-03
  • Total pages : 175
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Presents and analyses the sources of renewable energy, including advantages and disadvantages, projects implemented internationally, cost and environmental implications, and the benefits of system integration....

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy
  • Author : Tim Jackson
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2013-09-17
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Renewable Energy: Prospects for Implementation contains papers that were originally commissioned by the journal Energy Policy for a series on renewable energy appearing between January 1991 to September 1992. In view of the fast-changing demands on conventional energy supply to meet environmental imperatives, it seemed timely to reproduce here a selection of ...

Biomass for Renewable Energy Fuels and Chemicals

Biomass for Renewable Energy  Fuels  and Chemicals
  • Author : Donald L. Klass
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 1998-07-06
  • Total pages : 651
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Biomass for Renewable Energy, Fuels, and Chemicals serves as a comprehensive introduction to the subject for the student and educator, and is useful for researchers who are interested in the technical details of biomass energy production. The coverage and discussion are multidisciplinary, reflecting the many scientific and engineering disciplines involved. ...

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Handbook

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Handbook
  • Author : D. Yogi Goswami,Frank Kreith
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-09-09
  • Total pages : 1822
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : For the Movers, Shakers, and Policy Makers in Energy Engineering and Related Industries The latest version of a bestselling reference, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Handbook, Second Edition covers the foremost trends and technologies in energy engineering today. This new edition contains the latest material on energy planning and policy, ...

Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Processes

Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Processes
  • Author : Aldo Vieira da Rosa,Juan Ordonez
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-05-15
  • Total pages : 944
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Processes, Fourth Edition provides accessible coverage of clean, safe alternative energy sources such as solar and wind power. Aldo da Rosa's classic and comprehensive resource has provided thousands of engineers, scientists, students and professionals alike with a thorough grounding in the scientific principles underlying the complex ...

A Refreshing Look at Renewable Energy with Max Axiom Super Scientist

A Refreshing Look at Renewable Energy with Max Axiom  Super Scientist
  • Author : Katherine E. Krohn,Cynthia Martin,Barbara Jo Schulz
  • Publisher : Capstone
  • Release Date : 2009-03-01
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : "In graphic novel format, follows the adventures of Max Axiom as he explores various sources of renewable energy"--Provided by publisher....

Renewable Energy Transformation or Fossil Fuel Backlash

Renewable Energy Transformation or Fossil Fuel Backlash
  • Author : Espen Moe
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-04-29
  • Total pages : 291
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : Renewable energy is rising within an energy system dominated by powerful vested energy interests in fossil fuels, nuclear and electric utilities. Analyzing renewables in six very different countries, the author argues that it is the extent to which states have controlled these vested interests that determines the success or failure ...

Renewable Energy for Smart and Sustainable Cities

Renewable Energy for Smart and Sustainable Cities
  • Author : Mustapha Hatti
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-11-23
  • Total pages : 569
  • ISBN : 8120339940
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Summary : This book features cutting-edge research presented at the second international conference on Artificial Intelligence in Renewable Energetic Systems, IC-AIRES2018, held on 24–26 November 2018, at the High School of Commerce, ESC-Koléa in Tipaza, Algeria. Today, the fundamental challenge of integrating renewable energies into the design of smart cities is more relevant ...