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  • Gustave Trouveby Kevin Desmond

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 39.95

    In the latter half of the 19th century, Gustave Pierre Trouve, a modest but brilliant Parisian electrical engineer, conceived and patented some 75 inventions, including the endoscope, the electric car and the frontal headlamp. He also designed an electric boat--complete with outboard motor, headlight and horn--an electric rifle, an electric piano and... more...

  • Power Quality in Power Systems and Electrical Machinesby Ewald Fuchs; Mohammad A. S. Masoum

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 150.00

    The second edition of this must-have reference covers power quality issues in four parts, including new discussions related to renewable energy systems. The first part of the book provides background on causes, effects, standards, and measurements of power quality and harmonics. Once the basics are established the authors move on to harmonic modeling... more...

  • Water Demand for Steam Electric Generation (Routledge Revivals)by Paul H. Cootner; George O. G. Lof

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    In this book, first published in 1965, the authors identify the technological opportunities and costs of water recirculation and water quality adjustment in thermal plants, relating them to the possibilities for minimal expenditure and maximum efficiency in the use of water for servicing an entire region with thermal power. Water Demand for Steam... more...

  • Wind Energy Essentialsby Richard P. Walker; Andrew Swift

    Wiley 2015; US$ 125.00

    Examines the possible societal impacts of wind energy projects and explains the potential issues faced when siting, constructing, and operating a wind energy project. This book begins with a history of wind power and the social impacts of both electricity and wind power from a historical perspective, a discussion of basic electrical terms, and... more...

  • Sustainable Energy Conversion for Electricity and Coproductsby Ashok Rao

    Wiley 2015; US$ 125.00

    Provides an introduction to energy systems going on to describe various forms of energy sources Provides a comprehensive and a fundamental approach to the study of sustainable fuel conversion for the generation of electricity and for coproducing synthetic fuels and chemicals Covers the underlying principles of physics and their application to... more...

  • Offshore-Windstromerzeugungby René Raden; DIN e.V.

    Beuth 2015; US$ 74.43

    Das Ergebnis dieser Arbeit ist ein Zonencodierungsmodell, das als internationaler Norm-Entwurf DIN ISO/WD 29401 dazu beitragen soll, einige der grundlegenden Probleme der bisherigen Normungsanstrengungen für die Offshore-Windenergie zu beheben. Im Rahmen der Arbeit wurde dargestellt, dass fast alle deutschen Arbeitskreise des Normenausschusses "Offshore-Windenergie"... more...

  • Direkte Methanisierung von CO2 aus dem Rauchgas konventioneller Kraftwerkeby Michael Fleige

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 59.99

    Michael Fleige befasst sich mit dem derzeit hochaktuellen Themenfeld der Umwandlung von Kohlendioxd, CO2, in nutzbare Wertstoffe, hier der Herstellung von Methan über die Sabatier-Reaktion. Als neuartigen Ansatz untersucht der Autor die direkte Umwandlung aus dem Rauchgas bei der Verbrennung fossiler Brennstoffe in Kraftwerken. Der Fokus liegt auf... more...

  • Gleichstromnetze, Operationsverstärkerschaltungen, elektrische und magnetische Felderby Ludwig Brabetz; Oliver Haas; Christian Spieker; Horst Clausert; Gunther Wiesemann

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 49.00

    The two-volume work covers the essential principles of electrical engineering and information technology. Volume 1 essentially focuses on direct-current linear electrical networks and operational amplification circuits, as well as with electrical and magnetic fields. In addition to integrated exercises, the book also contains supplementary... more...

  • Energieerzeugung nach Novellierung des EEGby Stefan Döring

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 59.99

    Das Buch erläutert die wirtschaftlichen Konsequenzen und technischen Möglichkeiten aus den neuen gesetzlichen Vorgaben von EEG und KWK (Gesetze zur Energieumlage und zur Umlage von Kraft-Wärme-Kopplung). Diese gesetzlichen Vorgaben beeinflussen die Unternehmen und Organisationen hinsichtlich ihrer Investitionsentscheidung zur Energieerzeugung. Mit... more...

  • Progress in High-Efficient Solution Process Organic Photovoltaic Devicesby

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2015; US$ 199.00

    This book presents an important technique to process organic photovoltaic devices. The basics, materials aspects and manufacturing of photovoltaic devices with solution processing are explained. Solution processable organic solar cells - polymer or solution processable small molecules - have the potential to significantly reduce the costs for solar... more...