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Our collection of 103 books.

  • 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
    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 ...
  • Energy Transmission and Grid Integration of AC Offshore Wind Farms
    Energy Transmission and Grid Integration of AC Offshore Wind Farms
    Edited by M. Zubiaga, G. Abad, J. A. Barrena, S. Aurtenetxea and A. Carcar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0368-4,
    258 pages, March, 2012
    This book analyses the key issues of the offshore wind farm's energy transmission and grid integration infrastructure. But, for this purpose, there are not evaluated all the electric configurations. In the present book is deeply evaluated a represent ...
  • Nuclear Power Plants
    Nuclear Power Plants
    Edited by Soon Heung Chang
    ISBN 978-953-51-0408-7,
    350 pages, March, 2012
    This book covers various topics, from thermal-hydraulic analysis to the safety analysis of nuclear power plant. It does not focus only on current power plant issues. Instead, it aims to address the challenging ideas that can be implemented in and use ...
  • Solar Radiation
    Solar Radiation
    Edited by Elisha B. Babatunde
    ISBN 978-953-51-0384-4,
    494 pages, March, 2012
    The book contains fundamentals of solar radiation, its ecological impacts, applications, especially in agriculture, architecture, thermal and electric energy. Chapters are written by numerous experienced scientists in the field from various parts of ...