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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00
Renewable Energy normally refers to usable energy sources that are an alternative to fuel sources, but without the negatively evaluated consequences of the replaced fuels. Although energy issues have a long tradition in sociology and other social sciences, it may now be high time to conceptualize these in sociological terms as the lynchpin in our... more...
- OECD Publishing 2014; US$ 154.00
Renewables Information provides a comprehensive review of historical and current market trends in OECD countries, including 2013 preliminary data. An Introduction, notes, definitions and auxiliary information are provided in Part I. Part II of the publication provides an overview of the development of renewables and waste in the world over the 1990... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 210.00
This book covers a multidisciplinary research field that combines materials chemistry and physics with nanotechnology and applied energy sciences. On the one hand, itincludes introductory chapters on carbon nanomaterials (including synthesis, modification and characterization) and on composites and hybrids (definition and principles). On the other... more...
- Momentum Press 2014; US$ 29.95
Solar and wind energy systems have flourished throughout the United States in the last few years as the public calls for reduced dependence on foreign oil. This has stimulated the growth of an industry that provides wind and solar systems, and many small businesses have sprung up to install these systems. Training programs and courses are now ubiquitous... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 6.99
?Die durch das Reaktorungluck in Fukushima forcierte Energiewende hin zu einer Stromversorgung mit primar erneuerbaren Energien konzentriert sich in der aktuellen Wahrnehmung nur auf den Ausbau von Solar und Windkraftenergie. Dabei wird vergessen, dass aufgrund fehlender Stromspeichertechnologien und Uberlandstromtrassen eine erneuerbare Energie benotigt... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 230.00
Due to their continuing role in electricity generation, it is important that coal power plants operate as efficiently and cleanly as possible. Coal Power Plant Materials and Life Assessment reviews the materials used in coal plants, and how they can be assessed and managed to optimize plant operation. Part I considers the structural alloys used... more...
- Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 99.95
Offshore Wind is the first-ever roadmap to successful offshore wind installation. It provides a ready reference for wind project managers, teaching them how to deal with complications on-site, as well as for financers, who can utilize the text as an easy guide to asking the pivotal questions of petitioning wind project developers. These developers'... more...
- BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2014; US$ 21.14
Die Förderung Erneuerbarer Energien zur Stromerzeugung findet in einem dynamischen Marktumfeld statt. Vielfach wird über die unterschiedlichen Förderinstrumente kontrovers diskutiert und häufig stehen vor allem die Merkmale Effizienz und Effektivität im Blickpunkt. Genaue Wirkungszusammenhänge sind heutzutage nur noch unter erheblichen Einschränkungen... more...
- Springer 2014; US$ 179.00
Wind-Turbine Aerodynamics is a self-contained textbook which shows how to come from the basics of fluid mechanics to modern wind turbine blade design. It presents a fundamentals of fluid dynamics and inflow conditions, and gives a extensive introduction into theories describing the aerodynamics of wind turbines. After introducing experiments the book... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 170.00
Windpower is a modular technology, and compared to most other power plants also rather small scale. Wind turbines are installed to the distribution grid, which is called distributed generation. Ownership and revenues can be distributed as well, using the right ownership models. Several different ownership models, used in different countries, like... more...