Renewable Energy and Landscape Quality


Published in: Google Books > Land use > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 22:29

296 pages , Jovis Verlag , 2018-09
In response to climate change and limited fossil fuels, renewable energy is being heavily promoted throughout Europe. Despite general support for green energy, perceived landscape change and loss of landscape quality have featured heavily in opposition campaigns. The COST Action 'Renewable Energy and Landscape Quality' (RELY) systematic...[Read More]



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Solar


Published in: Google Books > Fiction > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 20:41

304 pages , Anchor , 2010-03-30
A best-selling work of wit from the Booker Prize-winning author, Solar brilliantly traces the arc of a Nobel Prize-winning physicist’s ambitions and self-deception. Dr. Michael Beard’s best work is behind him. Trading on his reputation, he speaks for enormous fees, lends his name to the letterheads of renowned scientific institutions, ...[Read More]



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Superpower Australia's Low-Carbon Opportunity


Published in: Google Books > Political Science > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 19:59

224 pages , Black Inc. , 2019-11-06
The fog of Australian politics on climate change has obscured a fateful reality: Australia has the potential to be an economic superpower of the future post-carbon world. We have unparalleled renewable energy resources. We also have the necessary scientific skills. Australia could be the natural home for an increasing proportion of glo...[Read More]



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Install Your Own Solar Panels Designing and Installing a Photovoltaic System to Power Your Home


Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 18:20

200 pages , Storey Publishing , 2017-06-27
Labor and related costs account for more than half of the price of the average home solar installation. But homeowners can save thousands of dollars with this user-friendly manual, which follows the same process professional contractors use. Through detailed directions and step-by-step photos, veteran solar installer Joseph Burd...[Read More]



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Towards 100\% Renewable Energy Techniques, Costs and Regional Case-Studies


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 17:05

453 pages , Springer , 2017-02-21
This volume collects papers presented at the International 100\% Renewable Energy Conferences (IRENEC) from 2011 to 2015. Given the time span, the chapters have been updated to ensure they are timely, and pertinent. These proceedings are the outcome of an international group of research scientists and experts contributing to energy solut...[Read More]



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Renewable Energy Powered Desalination Handbook Application and Thermodynamics


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 16:42

622 pages , Butterworth-Heinemann , 2018-03-08
Renewable Energy Powered Desalination Handbook: Applications and Thermodynamics offers a practical handbook on the use of renewable technologies to produce freshwater using sustainable methods. Sections cover the different renewable technologies currently used in the field, including solar, wind, geothermal and nuclear desal...[Read More]



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Progress in Clean Energy, Volume 1 Analysis and Modeling


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 15:26

968 pages , Springer , 2015-08-27
This expansive reference on clean energy technologies focuses on tools for system modelling and analysis, and their role in optimizing designs to achieve greater efficiency, minimize environmental impacts and support sustainable development. Key topics ranging from predicting impacts of on-grid energy storage to environmental impact asse...[Read More]



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Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems


Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 14:30

720 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2013-06-05
A solid, quantitative, practical introduction to a wide rangeof renewable energy systems—in a completely updated, newedition The second edition of Renewable and Efficient Electric PowerSystems provides a solid, quantitative, practical introductionto a wide range of renewable energy systems. For each topic,essential theoretical...[Read More]



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The Changing Frontier Rethinking Science and Innovation Policy


Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 13:10

430 pages , University of Chicago Press , 2015-08-14
In 1945, Vannevar Bush, founder of Raytheon and one-time engineering dean at MIT, delivered a report to the president of the United States that argued for the importance of public support for science, and the importance of science for the future of the nation. The report, Science: The Endless Frontier, set America on a...[Read More]



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Advances in Geothermal Energy


Published in: Google Books > Science > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 12:57

176 pages , BoD – Books on Demand , 2016-01-20
Geothermal energy means the natural heat energy from the Earth. The geothermal resources of the Earth are huge and unlike other conventional and renewable energy sources, geothermal energy has unique features; namely, it is available, stable at all times throughout the year, independent of weather conditions, and has an in...[Read More]



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Energy Cooperation in South Asia Utilizing Natural Resources for Peace and Sustainable Development


Published in: Google Books > Business & Economics > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 11:58

194 pages , Routledge , 2020-04-13
This book analyses the key political challenges to regional energy cooperation in South Asia. It argues that investment in the planning of regional energy projects can increase their viability and also drive integration and peacebuilding. Regional cooperation has been substantiated by academics and multilateral development banks as one ...[Read More]



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Solar Power Your Home For Dummies


Published in: Google Books > Technology & Engineering > green energy | Published on 28/Sep/2020 11:17

384 pages , John Wiley & Sons , 2011-02-09
Want to take advantage of solar power in your home? Whether you’re looking to save on your energy costs by adding a few solar components or you want to build a solar-powered house from the ground up, Solar Power For Dummies takes the mystery out of this energy source and shows you how to put it to work for you! This friendly, ...[Read More]



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