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Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology

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Industrial Pollution and Its Control (2 Vol)

Industrial Pollution and Its Control (2 Vol)

Author: S.C. Bhatia Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/07/2019

Industry contributes various kinds of pollutants to the environment and different countries are facing different types of industrial pollution problems that are attracting a lot of attention worldwide. The industry sector generates both traditional pollutants (e.g., organic substances, sulphur dioxide, particulates and nutrients) as well as newly-recognised pollutants (e.g., specific toxic substances). Thus, industry has particular environmental responsibility in terms of such factors as plant location and design, environmental pollution, vibration and noise controls, waste disposal, occupational health and safety aspects, and long-range planning. This two-volume book summarises various aspects of pollution prevention and waste minimisation aspects in various industries. It discusses emissions from particulate matter and its control, industrial wastewater and its treatment, common effluent treatment plant, industrial biotechnology and climate change, pollution control in mechanical, electrical, metallurgical and mining industry, pollution control in cement, ceramic and glass industry, pollution control in chemical process and allied industries, pollution control in sugar, pulp and paper, rubber and plastic industries. A unique features of the book is chapters on process integration for pollution prevention and energy saving and nanotechnology for industrial pollution prevention.

Sustainability in Fashion and Apparels Challenges and Solutions

Sustainability in Fashion and Apparels Challenges and Solutions

Author: M. Parthiban Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/07/2019

This textbook addresses the pathway to reach sustainability in fashion business and apparel sectors. This book contains various research papers originally contributed by different authors from various organizations who are all working towards the eco-friendly manufacturing of apparel products. This textbook provides approaches, techniques, alternative procedures/sustainable routes to develop sustainable apparel in a more environmentally friendly manner for the future. The research papers discussed in this book mainly focus on the various challenges put forth by the apparel industry with respect to environmentally friendly product manufacturing and also provides solutions to achieve the same through different principles and approaches which fulfil the production, user and disposal ecological considerations. The book will be really useful for academicians, industry personnel and to textile and apparel students and scholars who wish to explore their knowledge and innovations in the field of sustainable apparel product manufacturing and processes.

Advanced Renewable Energy Systems, (Part 1 and 2)

Advanced Renewable Energy Systems, (Part 1 and 2)

Author: S. C. (Asian Enterprises, New Delhi, India) Bhatia Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/07/2019

The book is a complete treatise on renewable energy sources and also includes issues relating to biofuels. It aims to serve as a text for undergraduate and postgraduate students in relevant disciplines and a reference for all the professionals in the related fields.

The Politics of Energy The Development and Implementation of the NEP

The Politics of Energy The Development and Implementation of the NEP

Author: G. Bruce Doern, Glen Toner Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/07/2019

Originally published in 1985. This in-depth analysis of federal energy policy and politics in the oil and gas sector critically evaluates the National Energy Program, one of the most controversial and wide-ranging policy initiatives in Canadian history - an import case study. Bridging Canadian politics and public policy, the book gives an historical overview of the development of energy policy since 1945, examining the shifts in the balance of power between public and private energy interests. It presents the NEP's positive and negative impacts on energy policy and the nature of political power.

The Guide to Hydropower Mechanical Design

The Guide to Hydropower Mechanical Design

Author: ASME Hydro Power Technical Committee Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/07/2019

The Guide to Hydropower Mechanical Design draws on the insights and experience of more than 40 of the world's leading hydro experts to provide a careful and thorough overview of existing 'best practices'. The result is a comprehensive reference for individuals who design hydro power facilities, maintain and procure equipment, or produce and distribute electricity.

Print proceedings of the ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2018): Volume 10 Ocean Renewable Energy

Print proceedings of the ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2018): Volume 10 Ocean Renewable Energy

Author: ASME Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/07/2019

Printed collection on 88 full-length, peer-reviewed technical papers. Topics include: Ocean Renewable Energy

Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel and Piping Codes, Volume 2

Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel and Piping Codes, Volume 2

Author: K. R. Rao Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/06/2019

This fully updated and revised fifth edition of this classic reference work is current to the latest ASME BPV Code release. It is available in a convenient two-volume format that focuses on all twelve sections of the ASME Code, as well as relevant piping codes. Several chapters have new authors and are entirely new, while others have been extensively re-written for this edition.

Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel and Piping Codes, Two Volume Set

Companion Guide to the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel and Piping Codes, Two Volume Set

Author: K. R. Rao Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/06/2019

This fully updated and revised fifth edition of this classic reference work is current to the latest ASME BPV Code release. It is available in a convenient two-volume format that focuses on all twelve sections of the ASME Code, as well as relevant piping codes. Several chapters have new authors and are entirely new, while others have been extensively re-written for this edition.

Bioenergy: Bioproducts, Biofuels and Feedstock Management

Bioenergy: Bioproducts, Biofuels and Feedstock Management

Author: Alice Wheeler Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/06/2019

Photovoltaics Designs, Systems and Applications

Photovoltaics Designs, Systems and Applications

Author: Michael Stock Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/06/2019

Solar and Wind Energy: An Environmental Approach

Solar and Wind Energy: An Environmental Approach

Author: Catherine Waltz Format: Hardback Release Date: 26/06/2019

Hydropower Renewable Energy Essentials

Hydropower Renewable Energy Essentials

Author: Jeff Caldwell Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/06/2019