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  • Energy Efficiency
    Energy Efficiency
    Editor Jenny Palm
    ISBN 978-953-307-137-4
    188 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 62027 times.
    Global warming resulting from the use of fossil fuels is threatening the environment and energy efficiency is one of the most important ways to reduce this threat. Industry, transport and buildings are all high energy-using sectors in the world and e ...
  • Biomass
    Biomass
    Editor Maggy Ndombo Benteke Momba
    ISBN 978-953-307-113-8
    210 pages, August, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 85037 times.
    Due to demands placed on natural resources globally and subsequent deterioration of the environment, there is a need to source and develop appropriate technology to satisfy this requirement. For decades mankind has largely depended on natural resourc ...
  • Wind Power
    Wind Power
    Editor S M Muyeen
    ISBN 978-953-7619-81-7
    578 pages, June, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 540820 times.
    This book is the result of inspirations and contributions from many researchers of different fields. A wide verity of research results are merged together to make this book useful for students and researchers who will take contribution for further de ...
  • Energy Management
    Energy Management
    Editor Francisco Macia Perez
    ISBN 978-953-307-065-0
    254 pages, March, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 85819 times.
    Forecasts point to a huge increase in energy demand over the next 25 years, with a direct and immediate impact on the exhaustion of fossil fuels, the increase in pollution levels and the global warming that will have significant consequences for all ...
  • Solar Energy
    Solar Energy
    Editor Radu D Rugescu
    ISBN 978-953-307-052-0
    440 pages, February, 2010
    All chapters downloaded 263709 times.
    The present “Solar Energy” science book hopefully opens a series of other first-hand texts in new technologies with practical impact and subsequent interest. They might include the ecological combustion of fossil fuels, space technology in the b ...
  • Renewable Energy
    Renewable Energy
    Editor T J Hammons
    ISBN 978-953-7619-52-7
    588 pages, December, 2009
    All chapters downloaded 348575 times.
    Renewable Energy is energy generated from natural resources - such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides and geothermal heat - which are naturally replenished. In 2008, about 18% of global final energy consumption came from renewables, with 13% com ...