Fundamentals of Renewable Energy Processes (3rd Ed.)
Auteur : DA Rosa Aldo V.
- Illuminates the basic principles behind all key renewable power sources- solar, wind, biomass, hydropower & fuel cells
- Connects scientific theory with practical implementation through physical examples; end-of-chapter questions help readers apply their knowledge
- Written by one of the world’s foremost experts in renewable energy, drawing from his decades of experience in academia and industry
NEW TO THIS EDITION: -All new chapter on pivotal renewable energy storage technologies -Now includes discussion of power grid and transmission issues -Expanded coverage of Hydropower and advances in PV cells -New and improved figures and additional end-of-chapter problems
Chapter 1: Generalities Part I: Heat Engines Chapter 2: A Minimum of Thermodynamics and of the Kinetic Theory of Gases Chapter 3: Mechanical Heat Engines Chapter 4: Ocean Thermal Energy Converters Chapter 5: Thermoelectricity Chapter 6: Thermionics Chapter 7: AMTEC Chapter 8: Radio-Noise Generators Part II: The World of Hydrogen Chapter 9: Fuel Cells Chapter 10: Hydrogen Production Chapter 11: Hydrogen Storage Part III: Energy from the Sun Chapter 12: Solar Radiation Chapter 13: Biomass Chapter 14: Photovoltaic Converters Part IV: Wind and Water Chapter 15: Wind Energy Chapter 16: Ocean Engines Chapter 17: Nuclear Energy Chapter 18: Storage of Energy
Primary: Engineers, scientists and technicians working with Renewable Energy
Secondary: Students in Engineering and Physics programs; Researchers and Investors working in energy-related disciplines
Date de parution : 10-2012
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