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Environmental Engineering & Technology

  • Desalination Sustainabilityby Hassan Arafat

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 210.00

    Desalination Sustainability: A Technical, Socioeconomic, and Environmental Approach presents a technical, socioeconomical, and environmental approach that guides researchers and technology developers on how to quantify the energy efficiency of a proposed desalination process using thermodynamics-based tools. The book offers the technical reader... more...

  • ESREL 2017 (Portoroz, Slovenia, 18-22 June, 2017)by Marko Cepin; Radim Bris

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 489.00

    Safety and Reliability – Theory and Applications contains the contributions presented at the 27th European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2017, Portorož, Slovenia, June 18-22, 2017). The book covers a wide range of topics, including: • Accident and Incident modelling • Economic Analysis in Risk Management • Foundational Issues in Risk... more...

  • Smart Energyby Jianping Liu; Shaoqiang Chen; Tao Liu

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 89.95

    This book takes the improvement and replacement of energy forms as mainline. From a perspective of macro-history and inter-discipline, the stereoscopic observation of energy, science and technology, environment and development course of human civilization is carried out, the objective laws of energy replacement and civilization evolution are revealed,... more...

  • Global Water Ethicsby Rafael Ziegler; David Groenfeldt

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Scholarly interest in water ethics is increasing, motivated by the urgency of climate change, water scarcity, privatization and conflicts over water resources. Water ethics can provide both conceptual perspectives and practical methodologies for identifying outcomes which are environmentally sustainable and socially just. This book assesses the implications... more...

  • Routledge Handbook of Environmental Policy in Chinaby Eva Sternfeld

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 225.00

    During the last few decades, China has accomplished unprecedented economic growth and has emerged as the second largest economy in the world. This ‘economic miracle’ has led hundreds of millions of people out of poverty, but has also come at a high cost. Environmental degradation and the impact of environmental pollution on health are nowadays issues... more...

  • Handbook of Solid-State Lighting and LEDsby Zhe Chuan Feng

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 299.95

    This handbook addresses the development of energy-efficient, environmentally friendly solid-state light sources, in particular semiconductor light emitting diodes (LEDs) and other solid-state lighting devices. It reflects the vast growth of this field and impacts in diverse industries, from lighting to communications, biotechnology, imaging, and medicine.... more...

  • Sustainability and the Rights of Natureby Cameron La Follette; Chris Maser

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 189.95

    Sustainability and the Rights of Nature: An Introduction is a much-needed guide that addresses the exciting and significant paradigm shift to the Rights of Nature, as it is occurring both in the United States and internationally in the fields of environmental law and environmental sustainability. This shift advocates building a relationship of integrity... more...

  • Rivers Lost, Rivers Regainedby Martin Knoll; Uwe Lubken; Dieter Schott

    University of Pittsburgh Press 2017; US$ 45.95

    Many cities across the globe are rediscovering their rivers. After decades or even centuries of environmental decline and cultural neglect, waterfronts have been vamped up and become focal points of urban life again; hidden and covered streams have been daylighted while restoration projects have returned urban rivers in many places to a supposedly... more...

  • Compositional Grading in Oil and Gas Reservoirsby Rogerio Oliveira Esposito; Pedro Henrique Rodrigues Alijó; Jose Antonio Scilipoti; Frederico Wanderley Tavares

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 145.00

    Compositional Grading in Oil and Gas Reservoirs offers instruction, examples, and case studies on how to answer the challenges of modeling a compositional gradient subject. Starting with the basics on PVT analysis, applied thermodynamics, and full derivations of irreversible thermodynamic-based equations, this critical reference explains gravity-modified... more...

  • Blowout and Well Control Handbookby Robert D. Grace

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 240.00

    Blowout and Well Control Handbook, Second Edition, brings the engineer and rig personnel up to date on all the useful methods, equipment, and project details needed to solve daily well control challenges. Blowouts are the most expensive and one of the most preventable accidents in the oil and gas industry. While some rig crews experience frequent... more...