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Production of electric energy or power. Powerplants. Central stations

  • 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$ 19.66

    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...

  • Risk Assessment of Power Systemsby Wenyuan Li

    Wiley 2014; US$ 135.00

    Risk Assessment of Power Systems addresses the regulations and functions of risk assessment with regard to its relevance in system planning, maintenance, and asset management. Brimming with practical examples, this edition introduces the latest risk information on renewable resources, the smart grid, voltage stability assessment, and fuzzy risk evaluation.... more...

  • Fukushimaby David Lochbaum; Edwin Lyman; Susan Q. Stranahan; The Union of Concerned Scientists

    New Press, The 2014; US$ 27.95

    On March 11, 2011, an earthquake large enough to knock the earth from its axis sent a massive tsunami speeding toward the Japanese coast and the aging and vulnerable Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power reactors. Over the following weeks, the world watched in horror as a natural disaster became a man-made catastrophe: fail-safes failed, cooling systems... more...

  • Electricity for the Entertainment Electrician & Technicianby Richard Cadena

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 46.95

    No more sifting through general electrical guides -- this reference is specific to entertainment! more...