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  • Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Renewable Energy - Utilisation and System Integration
    Editor Wenping Cao and Yihua Hu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2408-5
    Print ISBN 978-953-51-2407-8
    322 pages, May, 2016
    The development of renewable energy technologies (such as wind, solar, and biomass) has accelerated the establishment of a low-carbon society. This book provides a glimpse of some recent advancements in modelling, control, electrical generators and p ...
  • Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Perovskite Materials - Synthesis, Characterisation, Properties, and Applications
    Editor Likun Pan and Guang Zhu
    ISBN 978-953-51-2245-6
    648 pages, February, 2016
    The book summarizes the current state of the know-how in the field of perovskite materials: synthesis, characterization, properties, and applications. Most chapters include a review on the actual knowledge and cutting-edge research results. Thus, th ...
  • Solar Cells - New Approaches and Reviews
    Solar Cells - New Approaches and Reviews
    Editor Leonid A. Kosyachenko
    ISBN 978-953-51-2184-8
    396 pages, October, 2015
    This book contains chapters in which the problems of modern photovoltaics are considered. The majority of the chapters provide an overview of the results of research and development of different types of solar cells. Such chapters are completed by a ...
  • Power Quality Issues in Distributed Generation
    Power Quality Issues in Distributed Generation
    Editor Jaroslaw Luszcz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2187-9
    154 pages, October, 2015
    This book deals with several selected aspects of electric power quality issues typically faced during grid integration processes of contemporary renewable energy sources. In subsequent chapters of this book the reader will be familiarized with the is ...
  • Biomass Production and Uses
    Biomass Production and Uses
    Editor Eduardo Jacob-Lopes and Leila Queiroz Zepka
    ISBN 978-953-51-2181-7
    114 pages, October, 2015
    Biomass presents an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the possibilities for production and use of biomasses of agricultural and industrial importance. Issues related to environment, food, chemicals and energy present serious challenges to t ...
  • Advances in Petrochemicals
    Advances in Petrochemicals
    Editor Vivek Patel
    ISBN 978-953-51-2176-3
    150 pages, September, 2015
    The petrochemical industry is an important area in our pursuits for economic growth, employment generation, and basic needs. It is a huge field that encompasses many commercial petrochemical and polymer-enabled products. The book is designed to help ...
  • Solar Radiation Applications
    Solar Radiation Applications
    Editor Segun Raphael Bello
    ISBN 978-953-51-2124-4
    188 pages, May, 2015
    Two essential components of solar energy which are derivable from the sun-radiant light (passive solar power) and heat (active solar powers) have been harnessed for decades using a range of continuously-evolving and cutting-edge technologies. Such te ...
  • Energy Efficiency Improvements in Smart Grid Components
    Energy Efficiency Improvements in Smart Grid Components
    Editor Moustafa M. Eissa
    ISBN 978-953-51-2038-4
    348 pages, April, 2015
    This book is intended for academics and engineers who are working in universities, research institutes, utility and industry sectors wishing to enhance their idea and get new information about the energy efficiency developments in smart grid. The rea ...