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Energy Efficiency in the Minerals Industry: Best Practices and Research Directions (Green Energy and Technology)

This book presents a state-of-the-art analysis of energy efficiency as applied to mining processes. From ground fragmentation to mineral processing and extractive metallurgy, experts discuss the current state of knowledge and the nagging questions that call for further research. It … Continue reading

08. April 2017 by Ben S
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The Risk City: Cities Countering Climate Change: Emerging Planning Theories and Practices around the World (Lecture Notes in Energy)

Contemporary cities face phenomenal risks, and they face particularly high levels of mounting social and environmental risks, including social polarization, urban conflicts, riots, terror, and climate change threats. This book suggests that climate change and its resulting uncertainties challenge the … Continue reading

24. February 2017 by Ben S
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The Green to Gold Business Playbook: How to Implement Sustainability Practices for Bottom-Line Results in Every Business Function

“Implement the green strategies outlined in Dan Esty’s and Andrew Winston’s bestseller Green to Gold” Hard-nosed business advice for gaining competitive advantage through sustainability action in buildings and operations, information technology, product design, sourcing, manufacturing, logistics and transportation, marketing, accounting, and … Continue reading

02. November 2016 by Ben S
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Operation and Maintenance of Thermal Power Stations: Best Practices and Health Monitoring (Energy Systems in Electrical Engineering)

This book illustrates operation and maintenance practices/guidelines for economic generation and managing health of a thermal power generator beyond its regulatory life. The book provides knowledge for professionals managing power station operations, through its unique approach to chemical analysis of … Continue reading

11. June 2016 by Ben S
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Navigating Green Construction and Energy Initiatives: Government Officials on Responding to LEED Standards, Promoting Sustainable Building Practices, and Improving Energy Efficiency (Inside the Minds)

Navigating Green Construction and Energy Initiatives is an authoritative, insider’s perspective on the strategic thinking behind implementing more sustainable building and energy practices throughout the United States. Featuring state and municipal environmental and energy directors from across the country, this … Continue reading

14. April 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency: Principles and Practices

The latest book by Penni McLean-Conner, Energy Efficiency: Principles and Practices, is an outline for utilities, government agencies and power generators for educating consumers on conservation, better resource management, and a smaller carbon footprint. These techniques are not only of … Continue reading

04. December 2015 by Ben S
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