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Energy books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Energy category. Presented with a red border are the Energy books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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The Simple Physics of Energy Use by Peter (Professor, Department of Physics, Arizona State University, USA) Rez The Simple Physics of Energy Use
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As a society we use energy for climate control and lighting in buildings, moving people and goods from one place to another and making things. This book uses simple classical physics (mechanics, thermodynamics and electromagnetism) to quantitatively review sources of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

The Simple Physics of Energy Use by Peter (Professor, Department of Physics, Arizona State University, USA) Rez The Simple Physics of Energy Use
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As a society we use energy for climate control and lighting in buildings, moving people and goods from one place to another and making things. This book uses simple classical physics (mechanics, thermodynamics and electromagnetism) to quantitatively review sources of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Practical Handbook on Biodiesel Production and Properties by Mushtaq Ahmad Practical Handbook on Biodiesel Production and Properties

Biodiesel?a fuel substitute produced from vegetable oils, animal fats, or algae?is one of the most important renewable natural resources for agrarian countries. The justification for developing biodiesel as an alternate fuel is manifold, and rising crude oil prices and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Carbon-Neutral Fuels and Energy Carriers by Nazim Z. Muradov Carbon-Neutral Fuels and Energy Carriers

Concerns over an unstable energy supply and the adverse environmental impact of carbonaceous fuels have triggered considerable efforts worldwide to find carbon-free or low-carbon alternatives to conventional fossil fuels. Carbon-Neutral Fuels and Energy Carriers emphasizes the vital role of carbon-neutral...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2017

Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells Physical Principles of Materials and Operation by Michael Eikerling, Andrei Kulikovsky Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells Physical Principles of Materials and Operation
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The book provides a systematic and profound account of scientific challenges in fuel cell research. The introductory chapters bring readers up to date on the urgency and implications of the global energy challenge, the prospects of electrochemical energy conversion technologies,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/04/2017

Water for Energy and Fuel Production by Yatish T. (Norfolk State University, Virginia, USA) Shah Water for Energy and Fuel Production
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Water, in all its forms, may be the key to an environmentally friendly energy economy. Water is free, there is plenty of it, plus it carries what is generally believed to be the best long-term source of green energy-hydrogen. Water...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/04/2017

Human and Organizational Factors in Nuclear Safety The French Approach to Safety Assessments by Gregory (Ecole des Mines de Paris, Paris, France) Rolina Human and Organizational Factors in Nuclear Safety The French Approach to Safety Assessments
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This book discusses the specifics of safety regulations regarding nuclear risk and how experts contribute to the safety of nuclear installations. Drawing on research conducted in collaboration with the French Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN), the ideas...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/03/2017

The Optics of Giambattista Della Porta (ca. 1535-1615): A Reassessment by Arianna Borrelli The Optics of Giambattista Della Porta (ca. 1535-1615): A Reassessment

This volume contains essays that examine the optical works of Giambattista Della Porta, an Italian natural philosopher during the Scientific Revolution. Coverage also explores the science and technology of early modern optics. Della Porta's groundbreaking book, Magia Naturalis (Natural Magic),...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2017

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The Energy Crisis Ten Years After by David (University of Surrey, UK) Hawdon The Energy Crisis Ten Years After
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This book, originally published in 1984 by a group of leading international commentators on the oil market and major corporate figures int eh market, investigates the underlying forces determining the oil market in the 1970s and 80s. It also discusses...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/10/2017

Biofuels Production and Processing Technology by M. R. Riazi Biofuels Production and Processing Technology

The book presents the latest technology in all aspects of biofuels production, processing, properties, raw materials and related economic and environmental aspects. It mainly presents application of methods and technology with minimum math and theory. It compiles a wide range...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

Carbon Nanomaterials for Electrochemical Energy Technologies Fundamentals and Applications by Shuhui Sun Carbon Nanomaterials for Electrochemical Energy Technologies Fundamentals and Applications

The book comprehensively describes carbon based nanomaterials and electrochemical energy conversion and storage technologies such as batteries, fuel cells, supercapacitors, and hydrogen generation and storage, as well as the latest material and new technology development. It addresses a variety of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2017

Other books in this genre

Chemical Energy from Natural and Synthetic Gas by Yatish T. Shah Chemical Energy from Natural and Synthetic Gas

Commercial development of energy from renewables and nuclear is critical to long-term industry and environmental goals. However, it will take time for them to economically compete with existing fossil fuel energy resources and their infrastructures. Gas fuels play an important...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/03/2017

Photochemical Water Splitting Materials and Applications by Ru-Shi Liu, Jiujun Zhang, Neelu Chouhan Photochemical Water Splitting Materials and Applications
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Cleavage of water to its constituents (i.e., hydrogen and oxygen) for production of hydrogen energy at an industrial scale is one of the holy grails of materials science. That can be done by utilizing the renewable energy resource i.e. sunlight...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/01/2017

Energy Centered Maintenance A Green Maintenance System by Marvin T. Howell, Fadi Alshakhshir Energy Centered Maintenance A Green Maintenance System
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Energy Centered Maintenance proves a detailed description of how to implement Energy Centered Maintenance (ECM) at any organization. It includes a new six-step technical process with detailed instructions of each of these steps explained with clear examples. Areas covered include...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/12/2016

Advances in Energy Research by Morena J. Acosta Advances in Energy Research


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2016

Thermal System Design and Simulation by P. L. Dhar Thermal System Design and Simulation

Thermal System Design and Simulation covers the fundamental analyses of thermal energy systems that enable users to effectively formulate their own simulation and optimal design procedures. This reference provides thorough guidance on how to formulate optimal design constraints and develop...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2016

Power Density A Key to Understanding Energy Sources and Uses by Vaclav Smil Power Density A Key to Understanding Energy Sources and Uses

There's no author whose books I look forward to more than Vaclav Smil. -- Bill GatesIn this book, Vaclav Smil argues that power density is a key determinant of the nature and dynamics of energy systems. Any understanding of complex...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/09/2016

Multiscale Thermal Transport in Energy Systems by Yuwen Zhang Multiscale Thermal Transport in Energy Systems


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2016

Understanding and Modeling Forster-Type Resonance Energy Transfer (Fret) Fret-Applications by Hilmi Volkan Demir, Pedro Ludwig Hernandez Martinez, Alexander Govorov Understanding and Modeling Forster-Type Resonance Energy Transfer (Fret) Fret-Applications
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This Brief will focus on the functional uses and applications of FRET, starting with the derivation of FRET in the assemblies of nanostructures and subsequently giving application cases for biologists, physicists, chemists, material scientists, engineers, and those in many other...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/08/2016

Establishing the Environmental Flow Regime for the Middle Zambezi River by Elenestina Mwelwa-Mutekenya Establishing the Environmental Flow Regime for the Middle Zambezi River

The Middle Zambezi, host to a rich biodiversity, is located in the central part of the Zambezi River Basin which covers eight Southern African Countries. The area is located downstream of three hydropower schemes. In the last decades, the floodplain...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2016

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