3 edition of Handbook of sustainable energy found in the catalog.
Handbook of sustainable energy
|Statement||W.H. Lee and V.G. Cho, editors.|
|Genre||Handbooks, manuals, etc|
|Contributions||Lee, W. H., Cho, V. G.|
|LC Classifications||TJ808.3 .H36 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009037489|
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This revised edition of The Renewable Energy Handbook focuses on the unique requirements of off-grid living as well as using "green" energy for homeowners who remain connected to the electrical utility.
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This book covers such topics as: monitoring sustainable energy development; methane; energy and territory; biodiesel production; and, electrochemical hydrogen storage.
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Major contemporary issues and debates relating to the sustainable use of energy are addressed in this far-reaching Handbook. The contributing authors discuss the ongoing debates about sustainability and energy use, energy economics, renewable energy, efficiency and climate policy.
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This Handbook gives a comprehensive, international and cutting-edge overview of Sustainable Development. It integrates the key imperatives of sustainable development, namely institutional, environmental, social and economic, and calls for greater participation, social cohesion, justice and democracy as well as limited throughput of materials.
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Sustainable Communities Design Handbook: Green Engineering, Architecture, and Technology, Second Edition, brings together the major players responsible for sustainable development at both community and metropolitan book aims to explain and demonstrate the practice, planning, design, building and managing of the engineering, architectural and economic.
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The latest version of a bestselling reference, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Handbook, Second Edition covers the foremost trends and technologies in energy engineering today.
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The Renewable Energy Handbook focuses completely on off-grid, sustainable living and rural energy independence. Author/engineer William H. Kemp, who is a leading expert in small- and mid-scale renewable energy technologies, designed and built his own off-grid As oil prices continue to rise, many people are starting to think about how to unhook /5.
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Sustainable Energy For Smart Cities. This book constitutes the refereed post-conference proceedings of the First EAI International Conference on Sustainable Energy for Smart Cities, SESCheld as part of the Smart City Degrees Summit event in Braga, Portugal, in December The Renewable Energy Handbook focuses completely on off-grid, sustainable living and rural energy independence.
Author/engineer William H. Kemp, who is a leading expert in small- and mid-scale renewable energy technologies, designed and built his own off-grid home. The result is a house that has all the standard middle-class creature comforts 5/5(5). A Handbook of Sustainable Building Engineering covers: how to design, engineer and monitor a building in a manner that minimises the emissions of greenhouse gases; how to adapt the environment, fabric and services of existing and new buildings to climate change; how to improve the environment in and around buildings to provide better health Author: Dejan Mumovic.
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and energy issues in the international development agenda, ENERGIA’s focus in recent years has been on supporting national and regional efforts to mainstream gender in energy policies, projects and markets. This Handbook on mainstreaming gender in energy projects seeks to provide guidance, practical tools and examples for energy projectsFile Size: 3MB.
This handbook is the first to explain ways to finance green projects for implementing the SDGs in the context of the Agenda for Sustainable Development. Recently, global investment in renewables and energy efficiency has declined, and there is a risk that it will slow further, Clearly, fossil fuels still dominate energy investments.
(1) First book in the world This kind of “Handbook for Energy Conservation” does not exist yet either in Japan or in any other countries in the world. Thailand is the first country to have it.
(2) Management issues – not technical issues The Handbook is different from the existing or planned manuals in Thailand. TheFile Size: KB. Synopsis This Handbook gives a comprehensive, international and cutting-edge overview of Sustainable Development.
It integrates the key imperatives of sustainable development, namely institutional, environmental, social and economic, and calls for greater participation, social cohesion, justice and democracy as well as limited throughput of materials and energy. The Handbook of Engaged Sustainability acknowledges the classic literature, theories and principles in the area of sustainability, but also provides new theories and approaches from global scholars and practitioners in the field.
It will also provide a well-structured pedagogical framework with real life case examples. A Handbook of Sustainable Building Design and Engineering: An Integrated Approach to Energy, Health and Operational Performance - CRC Press Book The second edition of this authoritative textbook equips students with the tools they will need to tackle the challenges of sustainable building design and engineering.
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R.K. Pachauri, Chairman, UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change" As global society "The efficient utilization of energy, sustainableuse of natural resources, and large-scale adoption of sustainable technologies is the key Format: Ebook.
The second edition of this authoritative textbook equips students with the tools they will need to tackle the challenges of sustainable building design and engineering.
The book looks at how to design, engineer and monitor energy efficient buildings, how to adapt buildings to climate change, and how to make buildings healthy, comfortable and. A generally acceptable pathway to a safe and sustainable energy future has not yet been found.
We do not believe that these dilemmas have yet been addressed by the international community with a sufficient sense of urgency and in a global by: 1.
A First course in Renewable Energy IAP Massachusetts Institute of Technology Instructor Mohammad-Reza Alam (PhD) Course Description This is an engineering introduction to renewable energy technologies and potentials.
The course aims to introduce a general engineering/science audience to the basic concepts of renewable Size: 44KB. This timely and important Handbook takes stock of progress made in our understanding of what sustainable development actually is and how it can be measured and achieved.
Handbook Published: 26 September Sustainable energy policy Richard Green, Yacob Mulugetta and. Offering an in-depth examination into sustainable energy sources, applications, technologies and policies, this book provides real-world examples of ways to achieve important sustainability goals.
Themes include program assessment, energy efficiency, renewables, clean energy and approaches to carbon reduction.
The first book of its kind, the LCA Handbook will become an invaluable resource for environmentally progressive manufacturers and suppliers, product and process designers, executives and managers, and government officials who want to learn about this essential component of environmental sustainability.UIC-IEA Railway Handbook The Railway Handbook is a result of cooperation between the International Energy Agency (IEA) and UIC.
The aim is to create synergy by gathering together databases focusing on the railway sector in order to support the IEA’s development framework on energy-related transport trends.