400 pages , IET , 2013 Provides an electrical engineering perspective on offshore power stations and their integration to the grid. With contributions from a panel of leading international experts, this book is essential reading for those working in ocean energy development and renewable energy.
Energy Conservation and Use of Renewable Energies in the Bio-industries 2 Proceedings of the Second International Seminar on Energy Conservation and the Use of Renewable Energies in the Bio-Industries, Held at Trinity College, Oxford, 6-10 September 1982
342 pages , 2021-06-26 The First in a Series of Story's About Near Earth Object Detection, Disaster Preparedness, Incoming and Outgoing Panspermia, Permaculture, Sustainability, Tantric Yoga and Massage, Pan Sensuality, Polyamory, Co-parenting, Collective Living, and LBGTQ+ Issues.
999 pages , Springer , 2015-12-29 This book provides insights on a broad spectrum of renewable and sustainable energy technologies from the world’s leading experts. It highlights the latest achievements in policy, research and applications, keeping readers up-to-date on progress in this rapidly advancing field. Detailed studies of technological breakthroughs and optimi...[Read More]
90 pages , National Academies Press , 2009-06-06 NASA maintains a planetary protection policy to avoid the forward biological contamination of other worlds by terrestrial organisms, and back biological contamination of Earth from the return of extraterrestrial materials by spaceflight missions. Forward-contamination issues related to Mars missions were addressed in a 200...[Read More]
459 pages , Springer , 2014-03-14 This volume is a synthesis of the NASA funded work under the Land-Cover and Land-Use Change Program. Hundreds of scientists have worked for the past eight years to understand one of the most important forces that is changing our planet-human impacts on land cover, that is land use. Its contributions span the natural and the social scienc...[Read More]
400 pages , Elsevier Science , 2008-09-24 Future Energy will allow us to make reasonable, logical and correct decisions on our future energy as a result of two of the most serious problems that the civilized world has to face; the looming shortage of oil (which supplies most of our transport fuel) and the alarming rise in atmospheric carbon dioxide over the past 50 years...[Read More]
325 pages , Walter de Gruyter , 2014-03 this book brings together a variety of topics, covering the broad range of issues that are associated with deep biosphere exploration. In order to explain our observations from deep subsurface ecosystems it is necessary to develop interdisciplinary approaches, ranging from microbiology and geochemistry to physics and modeling. This...[Read More]
483 pages , 2014-05-14 By definition, biosphere is the Earth's geological shell populated by living organisms. Therefore, the biosphere's origin and evolution is primarily a geological problem. At present geological problems are solved using methods of physics, chemistry, biology, and mathematics. The multidisciplinary approach is a basis of this book. Life origin problems occup...[Read More]
400 pages , Penguin UK , 2020-04-23 'A hymn of love to the world ... A journey that is every bit as mythic as it is scientific, as sacred as it is historical, as clever as it is wise' Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love As a botanist, Robin Wall Kimmerer has been trained to ask questions of nature with the tools of science. As a member of the Citizen Potawatomi ...[Read More]