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Membrane Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Energy and Environment (Sustainable Water Developments – Resources, Management, Treatment, Efficiency and Reuse)

Realizing that water, energy and food are the three pillars to sustain the growth of human population in the future, this book deals with all the above aspects with particular emphasis on water and energy. In particular, the book addresses … Continue reading

28. January 2018 by Ben S
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Tennessee Valley Authority :full consideration of energy efficiency and better capital expenditures planning are needed : report to the Chairman, … on Environment and Public Works, U.S. Senate.

“Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the nation’s largest public power provider, is a self-financing, federal electric utility with annual revenues of about $11 billion. TVA has financed large capital investments mostly by issuing debt and is subject to a $30 billion … Continue reading

16. August 2017 by Ben S
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Modeling and Control in Air-conditioning Systems (Energy and Environment Research in China)

This book investigates the latest modeling and control technologies in the context of air-conditioning systems. Firstly, it introduces the state-space method for developing dynamic models of all components in a central air-conditioning system. The models are primarily nonlinear and based … Continue reading

04. July 2017 by Ben S
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Fuels, Energy, and the Environment

The need for cleaner, sustainable energy continues to drive engineering research, development, and capital projects. Recent advances in combustion science and technology, including sophisticated diagnostic and control equipment, have enabled engineers to improve fuel processes and systems and reduce the … Continue reading

08. June 2017 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency for Small and Medium Scale Enterprise (Energy and Environment Technology Source Books Series)

A general misconception among industries, small or large, in developed as well as developing countries, is that taking care of the environment, by using clean technologies and by saving energy, is a cost-incurring activity. This conviction leads to a poor … Continue reading

11. March 2017 by Ben S
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2016 Collection of Blogs: Environment, Energy Efficiency and Climate Change

A collection of blogs from 2016 on subjects that matter to me and the planet, part of my role as CEO of Vickers Energy a clean tech company based in the UK. For More Info and Amazon Sale Price Click … Continue reading

29. January 2017 by Ben S
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Dwelling on Courtyards: Exploring the energy efficiency and comfort potential of courtyards for dwellings in the Netherlands (A+BE | Architecture and the Buit Environment)

Courtyards have been used for thousands of years in different climates in the world. In hot climates they provide shading, in humid climates they cause a stack effect helping ventilation, in cold climates they break cold winds and protect their … Continue reading

17. November 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency: Benefits for Environment and Society (Green Energy and Technology)

This book discusses how energy efficiency benefits the global environment, national energy security, local pollution mitigation, natural resource conservation, and utility bill reduction. In addition, this book provides many hands-on skills and knowledge to identify and develop energy efficiency projects. … Continue reading

05. October 2016 by Ben S
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Energy: Its Use and the Environment

What is the impact of such energy issues as global warming, radioactive waste, and municipal solid waste on the individual and society? ENERGY: ITS USE AND THE ENVIRONMENT answers these questions, emphasizing the physical principles behind energy and its effects … Continue reading

21. August 2016 by Ben S
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Frackopoly: The Battle for the Future of Energy and the Environment

Over the past decade a new and controversial energy extraction method known as hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, has rocketed to the forefront of U.S. energy production. With fracking, millions of gallons of water, dangerous chemicals, and sand are injected under … Continue reading

13. June 2016 by Ben S
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China’s Energy Efficiency and Conservation: Sectoral Analysis (SpringerBriefs in Environment, Security, Development and Peace)

This Brief identifies various aspects of energy challenges faced by the Chinese central/local governments, and also provides an opportunity to study how best to achieve green growth and a low-carbon transition in a developing country like China. The progress of … Continue reading

18. April 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Series)

Energy Efficiency in the Urban Environment is a study of energy crisis, urbanisation, and climate change, as well as a discussion of how to combat these global challenges. With a special focus on Egypt, this book addresses the macroscale of … Continue reading

12. January 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Consumption: The Rebound Effect (Energy, Climate and the Environment)

This book challenges conventional wisdom by showing how, in some circumstances, improved energy efficiency may increase energy consumption. Relying upon energy efficiency to reduce carbon emissions could therefore be misguided. This book explores the broader implications for climate change and … Continue reading

08. January 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency Manual: for everyone who uses energy, pays for utilities, designs and builds, is interested in energy conservation and the environment

This is the primary reference, how-to guide, and sourcebook for energy conservation. It lets you improve efficiency and save money in all types of buildings and plants, ranging from individual houses to commercial buildings to large institutions and industrial plants. … Continue reading

02. December 2015 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency: Benefits for Environment and Society (Green Energy and Technology)

This book discusses how energy efficiency benefits the global environment, national energy security, local pollution mitigation, natural resource conservation, and utility bill reduction. In addition, this book provides many hands-on skills and knowledge to identify and develop energy efficiency projects. … Continue reading

02. December 2015 by Ben S
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GAEMS Vanguard Personal Gaming Environment (Xbox 360/ PS3 Not included)

The latest model PGE from GAEMS, the Vanguard’s integrated 19″ LED HD display, stereo speakers, and dual headphone jacks will immerse you in your favorite Xbox 360, PS3 game or movie wherever you are! Designed for everyone who wants to … Continue reading

17. October 2013 by Ben S
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