Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Renewable Energy

Trends and Applications

Edited by Majid Nayeripour

Cologne University of Applied Sciences


Mostafa Kheshti

Shandong University

Increase in electricity demand and environmental issues resulted in fast development of energy production from renewable resources. In the long term, application of RES can guarantee the ecologically sustainable energy supply. This book indicates recent trends and developments of renewable energy resources that organized in 11 chapters. It can be a source of information and basis for discussion for readers with different backgrounds.

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Renewable EnergyTrends and ApplicationsEdited by Majid Nayeripour

Published: November 9th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1396

ISBN: 978-953-307-939-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6104-2

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

48661 Total Chapter Downloads

15 Crossref Citations

28 Web of Science Citations

44 Dimensions Citations


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1. Are Renewables Effective in Promoting Growth? Evidence from 21 EU Members

By António C. Marques and José A. Fuinhas


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2. Recent Developments in Renewable Energy Policies of Turkey

By Hasan Saygın and Füsun Çetin


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3. A Review on the Renewable Energy Resources for Rural Application in Tanzania

By Mashauri Adam Kusekwa


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4. Smart Dispatch and Demand Forecasting for Large Grid Operations with Integrated Renewable Resources

By Kwok W. Cheung


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5. Renewable Energy Sources vs Control of Slovak Electric Power System

By Juraj Altus, Michal Pokorný and Peter Braciník


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6. Renewable Energy from Palm Oil Empty Fruit Bunch

By Somrat Kerdsuwan and Krongkaew Laohalidanond


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7. Combustion and Emissions Characteristics of Biodiesel Fuels

By Chaouki Ghenai


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8. Highly Efficient Biomass Utilization with Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Technology

By Yusuke Shiratori, Tran Tuyen Quang, Yutaro Takahashi, Shunsuke Taniguchi and Kazunari Sasaki


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9. Bioethanol-Fuelled Solid Oxide Fuel Cell System for Electrical Power Generation

By Vorachatra Sukwattanajaroon, Suttichai Assabumrungrat, Sumittra Charojrochkul, Navadol Laosiripojana and Worapon Kiatkittipong


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10. Data Acquisition in Photovoltaic Systems

By Valentin Dogaru Ulieru, Costin Cepisca, Horia Andrei and Traian Ivanovici


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11. Optimum Design of a Hybrid Renewable Energy System

By Fatemeh Jahanbani and Gholam H. Riahy


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