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  • Nuclear Power - Deployment, Operation and Sustainability
    Nuclear Power - Deployment, Operation and Sustainability
    Edited by Pavel Tsvetkov
    ISBN 978-953-307-474-0,
    522 pages, September, 2011
    We are fortunate to live in incredibly exciting and incredibly challenging time. Energy demands due to economic growth and increasing population must be satisfied in a sustainable manner assuring inherent safety, efficiency and no or minimized enviro ...
  • Nuclear Power - System Simulations and Operation
    Nuclear Power - System Simulations and Operation
    Edited by Pavel Tsvetkov
    ISBN 978-953-307-506-8,
    204 pages, September, 2011
    At the onset of the 21st century, we are searching for reliable and sustainable energy sources that have a potential to support growing economies developing at accelerated growth rates, technology advances improving quality of life and becoming avail ...
  • Nuclear Power - Operation, Safety and Environment
    Nuclear Power - Operation, Safety and Environment
    Edited by Pavel Tsvetkov
    ISBN 978-953-307-507-5,
    380 pages, September, 2011
    Today's nuclear reactors are safe and highly efficient energy systems that offer electricity and a multitude of co-generation energy products ranging from potable water to heat for industrial applications. At the same time, catastrophic earthquake an ...
  • Energy Management Systems
    Energy Management Systems
    Edited by P. Giridhar Kini
    ISBN 978-953-307-579-2,
    288 pages, August, 2011
    This book comprises of 13 chapters and is written by experts from industries, and academics from countries such as USA, Canada, Germany, India, Australia, Spain, Italy, Japan, Slovenia, Malaysia, Mexico, etc. This book covers many important aspects o ...
  • Biofuel's Engineering Process Technology
    Biofuel's Engineering Process Technology
    Edited by Marco Aurélio dos Santos Bernardes
    ISBN 978-953-307-480-1,
    742 pages, August, 2011
    This book aspires to be a comprehensive summary of current biofuels issues and thereby contribute to the understanding of this important topic. Readers will find themes including biofuels development efforts, their implications for the food industry, ...
  • Wind Farm - Impact in Power System and Alternatives to Improve the Integration
    Wind Farm - Impact in Power System and Alternatives to Improve the Integration
    Edited by Gastón Orlando Suvire
    ISBN 978-953-307-467-2,
    342 pages, July, 2011
    During the last two decades, increase in electricity demand and environmental concern resulted in fast growth of power production from renewable sources. Wind power is one of the most efficient alternatives. Due to rapid development of wind turbine t ...
  • Progress in Biomass and Bioenergy Production
    Progress in Biomass and Bioenergy Production
    Edited by Syed Shahid Shaukat
    ISBN 978-953-307-491-7,
    456 pages, July, 2011
    Alternative energy sources have become a hot topic in recent years. The supply of fossil fuel, which provides about 95 percent of total energy demand today, will eventually run out in a few decades. By contrast, biomass and biofuel have the potential ...
  • Fundamental and Advanced Topics in Wind Power
    Fundamental and Advanced Topics in Wind Power
    Edited by Rupp Carriveau
    ISBN 978-953-307-508-2,
    434 pages, July, 2011
    As the fastest growing source of energy in the world, wind has a very important role to play in the global energy mix. This text covers a spectrum of leading edge topics critical to the rapidly evolving wind power industry. The reader is introduced t ...