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  • Natural Gas - Extraction to End Use
    Natural Gas - Extraction to End Use
    Edited by 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 ...
  • Gasification for Practical Applications
    Gasification for Practical Applications
    Edited by 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, ...
  • Energy Efficiency - The Innovative Ways for Smart Energy, the Future Towards Modern Utilities
    Energy Efficiency - The Innovative Ways for Smart Energy, the Future Towards Modern Utilities
    Edited by Moustafa Eissa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0800-9,
    406 pages, October, 2012
    This book is one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date books written on Energy Efficiency. The readers will learn about different technologies for energy efficiency policies and programs to reduce the amount of energy. The book provides some studi ...
  • Nuclear Power- Practical Aspects
    Nuclear Power- Practical Aspects
    Edited by Wael Ahmed
    ISBN 978-953-51-0778-1,
    246 pages, October, 2012
    The serious challenge facing the world today, in obtaining enough energy for growing population and in controlling the carbon emission caused by fossil fuel use, calls for nuclear energy as an alternative power source. This book presents research wor ...
  • Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies
    Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies
    Edited by Alemayehu Gebremedhin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0912-9,
    174 pages, October, 2012
    “Sustainable Energy - Recent Studies” is a collection of six different chapters. The papers that are included in this book cover some specific areas within district heating, photovoltaic, bioenergy, wind energy, industrial energy auditing and ind ...
  • Modeling and Optimization of Renewable Energy Systems
    Modeling and Optimization of Renewable Energy Systems
    Edited by Arzu Sencan Sahin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0600-5,
    308 pages, May, 2012
    This book includes solar energy, wind energy, hybrid systems, biofuels, energy management and efficiency, optimization of renewable energy systems and much more. Subsequently, the book presents the physical and technical principles of promising ways ...
  • Advances in Natural Gas Technology
    Advances in Natural Gas Technology
    Edited by Hamid A. Al-Megren
    ISBN 978-953-51-0507-7,
    554 pages, April, 2012
    Natural gas is a vital component of the world's supply of energy and an important source of many bulk chemicals and speciality chemicals. It is one of the cleanest, safest, and most useful of all energy sources, and helps to meet the world's rising d ...
  • Petrochemicals
    Petrochemicals
    Edited by Vivek Patel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0411-7,
    328 pages, March, 2012
    The petrochemical industry is an important constituent in our pursuit of economic growth, employment generation and basic needs. It is a huge field that encompasses many commercial chemicals and polymers. This book is designed to help the reader, par ...