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Production of electric energy or power. Powerplants. Central stations

  • Planning and Installing Micro-Hydro Systemsby Chris Elliott

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 195.00

    An essential addition to the Earthscan Planning & Installing series, Planning and Installing Micro-Hydro Systems provides vital diagrams, pictures and tables detailing the planning and installing of a micro-hydro system, including information on the maintenance and economics once an installation is running. The book covers subjects such as measuring... more...

  • Power Electronic Converters for Microgridsby Suleiman M. Sharkh; Mohammad A. Abu-Sara; Georgios I. Orfanoudakis; Babar Hussain

    Wiley 2014; US$ 130.00

    As concerns about climate change, energy prices, and energy security loom, regulatory and research communities have shown growing interest in alternative energy sources and their integration into distributed energy systems. However, many of the candidate microgeneration and associated storage systems cannot be readily interfaced to the 50/60 Hz grid.... more...

  • Grid Integration of Wind Energyby Siegfried Heier

    Wiley 2014; US$ 126.50

    This timely update provides detailed treatment of the integration of wind power into electrical power systems, including brand new material on offshore wind power farms and technologies This third English edition is based on new material from the fourth and fifth German editions ( Windkraftanlagen: Systemauslegung, Netzintegration und Regelung, 5.... more...

  • Fundamentals of Electric Power Engineeringby Massimo Ceraolo; Davide Poli

    Wiley 2014; US$ 135.00

    At the basis of many sectors of engineering, electrical engineering deals with electricity phenomena involved in the transfer of energy and power. Professionals requiring a refresher course in this interdisciplinary branch need look no further than Fundamentals of Electric Power Engineering, which imparts tools and trade tricks to remembering basic... more...

  • Power System Engineeringby Juergen Schlabbach; Karl-Heinz Rofalski

    Wiley 2014; US$ 94.95

    With its focus on the requirements and procedures of tendering and project contracting, this book enables the reader to adapt the basics of power systems and equipment design to special tasks and engineering projects, e.g. the integration of renewable energy sources. more...

  • Offshore Wind Energy Generationby Olimpo Anaya-Lara; David Campos-Gaona; Edgar Moreno-Goytia; Grain Adam

    Wiley 2014; US$ 136.50

    The offshore wind sector’s trend towards larger turbines, bigger wind farm projects and greater distance to shore has a critical impact on grid connection requirements for offshore wind power plants. This important reference sets out the fundamentals and latest innovations in electrical systems and control strategies deployed in offshore electricity... more...

  • Electrical Systems and Equipmentby D.J. Littler

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 93.95

    Electrical Systems and Equipment is the work of some 50 electrical design specialists in the power engineering field based largely on the work and experience of GDCD's (Generation Development and Constructor Division of the CEGB) Electrical Branch. The volume describes the design philosophies and techniques of power engineering, the solutions to... more...

  • Das Edison-Prinzipby Jens-Uwe Meyer

    Campus Verlag 2014; US$ 19.55

    Im Berufsalltag stehen wir ständig unter dem Druck, kreativ sein zu müssen. Doch man muss kein Genie sein, um gute Ideen zu haben! Selbst der geniale Erfinder Thomas Edison schüttelte seine Erfindungen nicht aus dem Ärmel. Dieser Ratgeber vermittelt Edisons Erfolgsstrategien und bietet ein System, das in 6 Schritten zum erfolgreichen Generieren von... more...

  • Small Hydroelectric Engineering Practiceby Bryan Leyland

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 159.95

    Small Hydroelectric Engineering Practice is a comprehensive reference book covering all aspects of identifying, building, and operating hydroelectric schemes between 500 kW and 50 MW. In this range of outputs there are many options for all aspects of the scheme and it is very important that the best options are chosen. As small hydroelectric schemes... more...

  • Practical Power System Operationby Ebrahim Vaahedi

    Wiley 2014; US$ 99.95

    An ideal power system operation is the pinnacle of safety, reliability, and efficiency. In Practical Power System Operation, Ebrahim Vaahedi addresses system operators’ viewpoints in handling power system operation issues, a holistic approach that electrical textbooks rarely take. The book covers developments in the energy landscape, energy management... more...