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  • Biofuels - Economy, Environment and Sustainability
    Biofuels - Economy, Environment and Sustainability
    Editor Zhen Fang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0950-1
    394 pages, January, 2013
    This book overviews social, economic, environmental and sustainable issues by the use of biofuels written by professionals. It should be of interest for students, researchers, scientists and technologists in biofuels.
  • Biodiesel - Feedstocks, Production and Applications
    Biodiesel - Feedstocks, Production and Applications
    Editor Zhen Fang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0910-5
    498 pages, December, 2012
    This book focuses on the development of biodiesel systems from the production of feedstocks and their processing technologies to the comprehensive applications of both by-products and biodiesel. It should be of interest for students, researchers, sci ...
  • Advances in Wind Power
    Advances in Wind Power
    Editor Rupp Carriveau
    ISBN 978-953-51-0863-4
    374 pages, November, 2012
    Today's wind energy industry is at a crossroads. Global economic instability has threatened or eliminated many financial incentives that have been important to the development of specific markets. Now more than ever, this essential element of the wor ...
  • Natural Gas - Extraction to End Use
    Natural Gas - Extraction to End Use
    Editor Sreenath Borra Gupta
    ISBN 978-953-51-0820-7
    316 pages, October, 2012
    Natural gas has traditionally been used as a feedstock for the chemical industry, and as a fuel for process and space heating. Recent advances in exploration, drilling techniques and hydraulic fracturing have made it possible for natural gas to becom ...
  • New Technologies in the Oil and Gas Industry
    New Technologies in the Oil and Gas Industry
    Editor Jorge Salgado Gomes
    ISBN 978-953-51-0825-2
    236 pages, October, 2012
    Oil and gas are the most important non-renewable sources of energy. Exploring, producing and managing these resources in compliance with HSE standards are challenging tasks. New technologies, workflows and procedures have to be implemented.This book ...
  • Small-Scale Energy Harvesting
    Small-Scale Energy Harvesting
    Editor Mickael Lallart
    ISBN 978-953-51-0826-9
    358 pages, October, 2012
    The purpose of this book is to provide an up-to-date view of latest research advances in the design of efficient small-scale energy harvesters through contributions of internationally recognized researchers. The book covers the physics of the energy ...
  • Energy Conservation
    Energy Conservation
    Editor Azni Zain Ahmed
    ISBN 978-953-51-0829-0
    250 pages, October, 2012
    This book covers the areas of fundamentals in energy conservation and its applications in selected industries. There are nine chapters in this book which have been written by leading experts in energy from all over the world. The topics range from en ...
  • Gasification for Practical Applications
    Gasification for Practical Applications
    Editor Yongseung Yun
    ISBN 978-953-51-0818-4
    350 pages, October, 2012
    Although there were many books and papers that deal with gasification, there has been only a few practical book explaining the technology in actual application and the market situation in reality. Gasification is a key technology in converting coal, ...