186 pages , Academic Press , 2020-06-26 Hydrogen and Bioenergy: Integration Pathways for Renewable Energy Applications focuses on the nexus between hydrogen and carbon compounds as energy carriers, with a particular focus on renewable energy solutions. This book explores opportunities for integrating hydrogen in the bioenergy value chain, such as adding hydrogen to upgra...[Read More]
325 pages , Morgan & Claypool , 2020-02-05 This three volume compendium begins with a review of our past dependence on fossil fuels as our primary energy source and our future needs to change how our energy is produced and utilized due to diminishing resources and environmental impact. The first volume presents the major options for carbon-free energy including hydroelec...[Read More]
544 pages , 2016-06 This book presents a multidisciplinary approach to renewable energy, covering physical and engineering approaches and addressing the economic, social, environmental, and policy issues raised. It surveys all of the principal renewable energy sources in use today and uses straightforward language with little emphasis placed on math and theoretical science. Inst...[Read More]
48 pages , 2016-08 Renewable energy is created from sources including sunlight, water, and wind. People have been using renewable energy for hundreds of years. Examine the use of alternative energy sources around the world in Understanding Renewable Energy, one of the titles in the WorldViews series.
356 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 1981 Articles cover the effects of urban meteorology on air pollution distribution; effects of air pollutants on plant life, metals and coatings; and pollution control and equipment, including mist eliminators, filtration and incineration.
Water Pollution Control Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Public Works, United States Senate, Eighty-seventh Congress, First Session, on S. 45 [and Others] Amending the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to Provide for a More Effective Program of Water Pollution Control. May 8 and 9, 1961
228 pages , 1961 Considers legislation to amend Federal Water Pollution Control Act. S. 45, to increase grants to municipalities for sewage treatment plant projects. S. 120 and related H.R. 6441, to intensify HEW efforts to ensure sanitary water treatment plant and reservoir construction, to establish water quality research and testing labs, and to increase funding to states and...[Read More]
332 pages , Routledge , 2017-07-14 Environmental pollution is one of humanity’s most pressing issues and will remain so for the foreseeable future. Anthropogenic activity is disturbing natural cycles and generating pollutants that are altering the atmosphere, accumulating in the food chain and contaminating the world’s soils, rivers and oceans. Human health and ecosy...[Read More]
648 pages , Elsevier , 2020-08-20 Traffic-Related Air Pollution synthesizes and maps TRAP and its impact on human health at the individual and population level. The book analyzes mitigating standards and regulations with a focus on cities. It provides the methods and tools for assessing and quantifying the associated road traffic emissions, air pollution, exposure and po...[Read More]
419 pages , 1969 10 sections including experimental research, effects of air pollutant on plants, vascular and non-vascular, animals, measurement of air pollution in plants, resistance of plants to air pollution.
Air Pollution Control Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Eighty-sixth Congress, First Session, on H.R. 2347 [and Others] May 19 and June 24, 1959
88 pages , 1959 Considers H.R. 2347 and related H.R. 3183, H.R. 3730, H.R. 4466, H.R. 7476, and S. 441, to extend the Federal Air Pollution Control Act to authorize Federal grants for air pollution abatement research programs.