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  • Aquifer Systems Management: Darcy?s Legacy in a World of Impending Water Shortageby Laurence Chery; Ghislain de Marsily

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 252.00

    By 2050, the demand for water to sustain world agriculture will increase by seventy-five per cent in order to feed an estimated nine billion inhabitants. Increased amounts of water will be required for irrigation and for industrial and domestic use. Natural ecosystems will be threatened by the expansion of agricultural land and by a reduction... more...

  • Groundwater Flow Understandingby M. Adrian Ortega Guerrero

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 104.95

    Any sustainable groundwater development programme requires knowledge of the prevailing flow system, extending from local to regional scale. This book of selected papers discusses integral groundwater management with scale flow issues and presents methods of defining, preventing, controlling and mitigating negative environmental impacts related to... more...

  • Geothermie-Vorhabenby Jörg Böttcher

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 84.00

    Welche Voraussetzungen müssen erfüllt sein, damit ein Geothermie-Vorhaben erfolgreich umgesetzt werden kann? Rechtliche Durchsetzbarkeit und Verlässlichkeit von Verträgen sowie technische Bewährtheit sind die Voraussetzung für eine erfolgreiche Finanzierung und wirtschaftliche Rentabilität. Daher bietet dieses Buch erstmalig einen umfassenden Überblick... more...

  • Geothermal Energyby Ingrid Stober; Kurt Bucher

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    The internal heat of the planet Earth represents an inexhaustible reservoir of thermal energy. This form of energy, known as geothermal energy has been utilized throughout human history in the form of hot water from hot springs. Modern utilization of geothermal energy includes direct use of the heat and its conversion to other forms of energy, mainly... more...

  • Subsurface Hydrologyby David W. Hyndman; Frederick D. Day-Lewis; Kamini Singha

    Wiley 2013; US$ 127.00

    Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 171. Groundwater is a critical resource and the PrinciPal source of drinking water for over 1.5 billion people. In 2001, the National Research Council cited as a "grand challenge" our need to understand the processes that control water movement in the subsurface.... more...

  • GIS to Support Cost-effective Decisions on Renewable Sourcesby Alberto Gemelli; Adriano Mancini; Claudia Diamantini; Sauro Longhi

    Springer 2013; US$ 49.95

    Through the results of a developed case study of information system for low temperature geothermal energy, GIS to Support Cost-effective Decisions on Renewable Sources addresses the issue of the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in evaluating cost-effectiveness of renewable resource exploitation on a regional scale. Focusing on the design... more...

  • Thermal and Mineral Watersby Werner Balderer; Adam Porowski; Hussein Idris

    Springer 2012; US$ 129.00

    This is a compilation of manuscripts on mineral and thermal waters of different areas of the world. This special volume is devoted to the 41st Meeting of the Commission on Mineral and Thermal Waters of International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH-CMTW) held in Cairo, Egypt, in October 2009. more...

  • Mining the Earth's Heatby Donald W. Brown; David V. Duchane; Grant Heiken; Vivi Thomas Hriscu

    Springer 2012; US$ 229.00

    "Mining the Earth's Heat: Hot Dry Rock Geothermal Energy" describes the work carried out by the Los Alamos National Laboratory to turn an idealistic concept - that of drawing useful amounts of energy from the vast underground store of hot rock at reachable depths - into a practical reality. This book provides comprehensive documentation... more...

  • Geothermieby Ingrid Stober; Kurt Bucher

    Springer 2012; US$ 89.95

    Das Buch bietet neben einer Einf hrung in die Grundlagen der Geothermie und ihre wichtigsten thermischen und hydraulischen Parameter einen berblick ber alle derzeit verf gbaren geothermischen Nutzungssysteme. Dabei behandeln die Autoren nicht nur Fragen der Effizienz und potenzieller Umweltauswirkungen, sie besprechen auch detailliert die Planung,... more...

  • Japan's Hidden Hot Springsby Robert Neff

    Tuttle Publishing 2011; US$ 14.95

    Easier to get to than many might imagine, Japan's hidden hot springs are among the few remaining repositories of ancient Japanese ambience and sensibility. Bucolic and charming, they bear little resemblance to the sterile, clinic-like spas of the West or to the concrete jungles of Japan's best-known onsen towns. The hot springs introduced here belong... more...