Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Clean Energy for Better Environment

Edited by Cumhur Aydinalp

Uludağ University, Turkey

The prospect of producing clean, sustainable power from renewable energy sources is becoming a very important subject, stimulated by recent technological developments that have improved the cost-effectiveness of many renewables and by the increasing concern for the environmental impact and sustainability of conventional fossil and nuclear fuels. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the principal renewable energy sources with a wide range of case studies for each source. It explains the underlying physical and technological principles, and examines the environmental impact of renewable sources and their future prospects. The overall approach is interdisciplinary, covering the economic, social, environmental and policy issues from the point of research on renewable energy. It also tackles the physical and engineering aspects. The book will, therefore, strongly appeal to non-specialist readers who wish to improve their understanding of this complex, fascinating and increasingly important subject.

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Clean Energy for Better EnvironmentEdited by Cumhur Aydinalp

Published: October 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2597

ISBN: 978-953-51-0822-1

Copyright year: 2012

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7722 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

5 Web of Science Citations

12 Dimensions Citations

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1. Exergy Analysis of 1.2 kW NexaTM Fuel Cell Module

By G. Sevjidsuren, E. Uyanga, B. Bumaa, E. Temujin, P. Altantsog and D. Sangaa

2516

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2. Grid-Connected Wind Park with Combined Use of Battery and EDLC Energy Storages

By Guohong Wu, Yutaka Yoshida and Tamotsu Minakawa

1388

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3. Thermodynamics Assessment of the Multi-Generation Energy Production Systems

By Murat Ozturk

1477

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4. Multi-Level Mathematical Modeling of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

By Jakub Kupecki, Janusz Jewulski and Jarosaw Milewski

2342

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