Tag Archives for Design

Modern Technologies in Energy Efficiency Improvement: Design, Control, Implementation, and Applications

High efficiency of power converters placed between alternative energy sources and the utility grid is required to maximize the utilization of these sources. Power quality is another aspect that requires large passive elements to be placed between these sources and … Continue reading

26. October 2017 by Ben S
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Web Design All-in-One For Dummies

Web designers must wear many hats. Among books on Web design, Web Design All-in-One For Dummies is the one that helps you successfully wear all those hats without losing your head. Full-color illustrations and five self-contained minibooks show you how … Continue reading

21. October 2017 by Ben S
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Heating and Cooling of Buildings: Design for Efficiency, Revised Second Edition (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series)

The art and the science of building systems design evolve continuously as designers, practitioners, and researchers all endeavor to improve the performance of buildings and the comfort and productivity of their occupants. Retaining coverage from the original second edition while … Continue reading

15. September 2017 by Ben S
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The Five Step Web: Successfully Manage the Design and Delivery of your next Business Website

Intended for non-technical business professionals, the Five Step Web provides the tools and techniques to help you successfully define, develop and deliver your new website, while eliminating the risks of uncontrolled costs, missed dates, poor performance and ineffective developers. The … Continue reading

07. August 2017 by Ben S
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Energy Modeling in Architectural Design

Energy Modeling in Architectural Design demonstrates how design elements can lead to energy savings, to help you reduce the energy footprint of your buildings. In addition to identifying climate opportunities, you’ll also learn fundamental passive design elements for software-agnostic energy … Continue reading

05. August 2017 by Ben S
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Energy Modeling in Architectural Design

Energy Modeling in Architectural Design demonstrates how design elements can lead to energy savings, to help you reduce the energy footprint of your buildings. In addition to identifying climate opportunities, you’ll also learn fundamental passive design elements for software-agnostic energy … Continue reading

03. August 2017 by Ben S
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Energy-Efficient HVAC Design: An Essential Guide for Sustainable Building

This book provides readers with essential knowledge enabling the successful design of today’s new energy efficient HVAC systems. The author introduces important concepts such as Knowledge Categorization, Performance Based Design Standards, and Quantification of Uncertainty in Energy Modeling for Buildings. … Continue reading

26. March 2017 by Ben S
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Energy Simulation in Building Design

Since the appearance of the first edition of ‘Energy Simulation in Building Design’, the use of computer-based appraisal tools to solve energy design problems within buildings has grown rapidly. A leading figure in this field, Professor Joseph Clarke has updated … Continue reading

10. December 2016 by Ben S
Categories: Energy Efficiency | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

Energy Efficiency for Industrial and Commercial Facilities: Best Low Cost Opportunities for Existing Facilities (Energy Efficiency Design and Application) (Volume 1)

The goal of an energy efficient system is to provide reliability and reduce operational costs. This book is full of proven methods that successfully save energy and provide reliability. Case studies, proven engineering methods, testing and many others are given … Continue reading

19. November 2016 by Ben S
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Residential Steel Design and Construction: Energy Efficiency, Cost Savings, Code Compliance

Using examples from award-winning houses, this clear, step-by-step guide provides everything a residential contractor needs to know to build a steel-framed house – quickly and easily. You’ll discover how to select the right materials and tools … use energy-efficient HVAC … Continue reading

10. August 2016 by Ben S
Categories: Environmental | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 2 comments

How Tapered Roller Geometry Affects Centreless Grinding: Design for Manufacturability and Energy Efficiency

With annual global sales of $5 billion, tapered roller bearing consumers increasingly value energy efficient products. Bearing producers promote energy efficient bearings based on their abilities to grind rollers to reduced radial deviation from round. Bearing designers, however, do not … Continue reading

19. June 2016 by Ben S
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Compact Heat Exchangers: Selection, Application, Design and Evaluation

This book describes the fundamentals and applications of compact heat exchangers in energy generation. The text focuses on their efficiency impacts on power systems, particularly emphasizing alternative energy sources such as Concentrated Solar Power and nuclear plants.  The various types … Continue reading

05. May 2016 by Ben S
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101 Ideas To Improve Your New Home: Home Design, Energy Efficiency and Green Construction

FANTASIES AND WRONG IDEAS ABOUT NEW HOME CONSTRUCTION Do you think roof dormers, complex rooflines, flat roofs, cathedral ceilings, ceiling height variations, recessed ceiling can lights, skylights, large patio doors or very large windows are charming or great choices? Do … Continue reading

16. April 2016 by Ben S
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Residential Steel Design and Construction: Energy Efficiency, Cost Savings, Code Compliance

Using examples from award-winning houses, this clear, step-by-step guide provides everything a residential contractor needs to know to build a steel-framed house – quickly and easily. You’ll discover how to select the right materials and tools … use energy-efficient HVAC … Continue reading

30. March 2016 by Ben S
Categories: Energy Efficiency | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 1 comment

Energy Efficiency Guide for Existing Commercial Buildings: Technical Implementation (Advanced Energy Design Guide)

The Energy Efficiency Guide for Existing Commercial Buildings: Technical Implementation provides specific and practical energy efficiency measures that will help achieve the goal of building sustainability while reducing energy costs. Intended for building engineers and managers with a working knowledge … Continue reading

17. March 2016 by Ben S
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Heating, Cooling, Lighting: Sustainable Design Methods for Architects

Sustainable environmental control through building design Heating, Cooling, and Lighting is the industry standard text on environmental control systems with the emphasis on sustainable design. By detailing the many factors that contribute to the comfort in a building, this book … Continue reading

11. February 2016 by Ben S
Categories: Environmental | Tags: , , , , , , | 2 comments

Super House: Design Your Dream Home for Super Energy Efficiency, Total Comfort, Dazzling Beauty, Awesome Strength, and Economy

SUPER HOUSE is the ultimate book on home design, for readers of all backgrounds. Its step-by-step approach allows anyone to design a home that is super-efficient, totally comfortable, free of health hazards, strong, and beautiful. A host of innovations advance … Continue reading

07. February 2016 by Ben S
Categories: Energy | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 comments

Microclimatic Landscape Design: Creating Thermal Comfort and Energy Efficiency

Creating Thermal Comfort and Energy Efficiency Microclimatic Landscape Design shows designers how to work with nature to create climatically pleasant spaces for human activities. With remarkable clarity, it covers both the scientific background and the design techniques needed for shaping … Continue reading

21. January 2016 by Ben S
Categories: Energy | Tags: , , , , , , , | 3 comments

osCommerce Webmaster’s Guide to Selling Online: Increase your sales and profits with expert tips on SEO, Marketing, Design, Selling Strategies, etc.

Practical techniques and proven strategies to increase online sales: learn from an expert! This book is for anyone administering a small/medium sized osCommerce site. This book is for anyone administering an osCommerce site, including webmasters, content managers, store owners, and … Continue reading

04. January 2016 by Ben S
Categories: Web Design | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 comments

Web Design All-in-One For Dummies

All you need to know on web design in a thorough new edition If you want just one complete reference on web design, this book is it. The newest edition of this essential guide features 650+ pages on the latest … Continue reading

01. May 2014 by A Foley
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Weaving the Web: The Original Design and Ultimate Destiny of the World Wide Web

Named one of the greatest minds of the 20th century by Time, Tim Berners-Lee is responsible for one of that century’s most important advancements: the world wide web.  Now, this low-profile genius-who never personally profitted from his invention -offers a … Continue reading

17. August 2013 by O Cooper
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