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  • Green ITby Jae H. Kim; Myung J. Lee

    Springer 2011; US$ 179.00

    This book is the first of its kind in presenting comprehensive technical issues and solutions for rapidly growing Green IT. It brings together in a single volume both green communications and green computing under the theme of Green IT, and presents exciting research and developments taking place therein in a survey style. Written by the subject matter... more...

  • Energy efficient lighting technologiesby Pira International Ltd

    iSmithers Rapra Publishing 2010; US$ 390.00

    Energy-efficient lighting, defined as electric lighting systems that deliver the highest ratio of luminous energy output, in lumen-hours, per watt of electrical input, has excellent prospects within the global lighting industry. It can offer a high value to businesses, individuals and society at large by lowering operating costs and reducing carbon... more...

  • Electrical Energy Efficiencyby Andreas Sumper; Angelo Baggini

    Wiley 2012; US$ 125.00

    The improvement of electrical energy efficiency is fast becoming one of the most essential areas of sustainability development, backed by political initiatives to control and reduce energy demand. Now a major topic in industry and the electrical engineering research community, engineers have started to focus on analysis, diagnosis and possible solutions.... more...

  • Energy Efficiencyby Leslie A. Solmes

    Springer 2009; US$ 159.00

    ENERGY EFFICIENCY uses an applied scientific methodology and case studies to demonstrate and support: The need for the U.S. and the world to commit to energy and resource efficiency as the central goal in investing in electric, heat, and cooling infrastructure, the huge economic opportunity for using the inefficiency built into 20th century energy... more...

  • Exergyby Masanori Shukuya

    Springer 2012; US$ 179.00

    Many people, professionals and non-professionals alike, recognize that it is of critical importance to solve global energy and environmental issues. For this purpose, it is essential to have a scientific understanding of what is meant by the “energy” issue is and the “environmental” issue. The concept of “exergy” is a... more...

  • Energyby Jon Clift; Amanda Cuthbert

    UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2012; US$ 7.22

    Did you know that: our demand for electricity grows by about 3% every year? just lowering the temperature of your thermostat by 1 degree Celcius can reduce your energy bill by 10%? energy-efficient light bulbs last about 12 times longer than ordinary bulbs, and each one will save you about GBP 163 a year? almost 40% of all the heat that we buy to... more...

  • Green Materials for Energy, Products and Depollutionby Eric Lichtfouse; Jan Schwarzbauer; Didier Robert

    Springer 2013; US$ 179.00

    Using renewable fuels and materials, drinking clean water and food, and breathing safe air are major issues for a sustainable world. This book reviews biodiesel production from microalgae, a promising energy source that does not compete with food production. Several advanced techniques to clean polluted waters, such as electrochemistry, ferrites photocatalysis... more...

  • Advances in Environmental Psychologyby A. Baum; J. E. Singer; Jerome L. Singer

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 115.00

    First published in 1982. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Sociology of Energy, Buildings and the Environmentby Simon Guy; Elizabeth Shove

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 201.00

    Bringing the social sciences to the heart of environmental debate, this book demonstrates the relevance of sociological analysis for environmentally critical issues like energy consumption. Focusing on energy efficiency and the built environment, the authors take a critical look at the production and use of technical knowledge and energy-related expertise.... more...

  • Energy Efficient Buildings with Solar and Geothermal Resourcesby Ursula Eicker

    Wiley 2014; US$ 120.50

    A modern and unique perspective on solar and geothermal technologies for heating and cooling buildings This book will have a broad appeal reaching practising engineers in the industry as well as students. With introductory sections for each technology described, material includes chapters on: geothermal energy use for the heating and cooling of... more...