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Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) – Basics of EGS and Technology Evaluation, Reservoir Development and Operation, Economics, Exploratory Wells

Featuring Department of Energy (DOE) reports, this book provides comprehensive information on enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) technology. EGS are engineered reservoirs created to produce energy from geothermal resources that are otherwise not economical due to a lack of fluid and/or … Continue reading

12. November 2017 by Ben S
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Improving energy efficiency through technology and communications

Improving energy efficiency through technology and communications: hearing before the Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, first [i.e. second] session, February 23, 2010. For More … Continue reading

13. October 2017 by Ben S
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Generating Power at High Efficiency: Combined Cycle Technology for Sustainable Energy Production (Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy)

Combined cycle technology is used to generate power at one of the highest levels of efficiency of conventional power plants. It does this through primary generation from a gas turbine coupled with secondary generation from a steam turbine powered by … Continue reading

26. September 2017 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Through Nanotechnology (Green Energy and Technology)

Reflecting the rapid growth of nanotechnology research and the potential impact of the growing energy crisis, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Through Nanotechnology provides comprehensive coverage of cutting-edge research in the energy-related fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology, which aim to … Continue reading

02. June 2017 by Ben S
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Jerry Yang (Technology Pioneers)

Engaging photos and easy-to-read text take readers into the story of Jerry Yang, who helped found Yahoo! Inc. Five exciting chapters highlight how Yang made Yahoo! an internet juggernaut. Plus, quick stats, key dates, and bolded glossary terms make it … Continue reading

25. May 2017 by Ben S
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Policies and Programs for Sustainable Energy Innovations: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (Innovation, Technology, and Knowledge Management)

This volume features research and case studies across a variety of industries to showcase technological innovations and policy initiatives designed to promote renewable energy and sustainable economic development. The first section focuses on policies for the adoption of renewable energy … Continue reading

15. May 2017 by Ben S
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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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Green Defense Technology: Triple Net Zero Energy, Water and Waste Models and Applications (NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security)

This book focuses on the ways in which military installations and small cities can implement and integrate triple net planning and energy, water, and waste sustainability strategies into broad installation operational management, arrive at the best decision, create policy and communicate … Continue reading

01. April 2017 by Ben S
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Cost Optimal and Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEB): Definitions, Calculation Principles and Case Studies (Green Energy and Technology)

This book introduces technical definitions, system boundaries, energy calculation methods and input data for setting primary energy based minimum/cost optimal and nZEB requirements in national energy frames. Offers five case studies of nZEB office buildings. For More Info and Amazon … Continue reading

28. March 2017 by Ben S
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A Critical Appraisal of Germany’s Thermal Retrofit Policy: Turning Down the Heat (Green Energy and Technology)

Germany is seen as a leader in thermal retrofit policy and practice, but how effective is its approach? A Critical Appraisal of Germany’s Thermal Retrofit Policy examines this policy in context and assesses its effectiveness. It finds that technical constraints … Continue reading

24. March 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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Energy Harvesting and Energy Efficiency: Technology, Methods, and Applications (Lecture Notes in Energy)

This book presents basic and advanced concepts for energy harvesting and energy efficiency, as well as related technologies, methods, and their applications. The book provides up-to-date knowledge and discusses the state-of-the-art equipment and methods used for energy harvesting and energy … Continue reading

02. February 2017 by Ben S
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Integrated Spatial and Energy Planning: Supporting Climate Protection and the Energy Turn with Means of Spatial Planning (SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology)

This book focuses on spatial planning – an important determinant of energy saving and renewable energy supply. Revealing the key driving forces for spatial development supporting the shift towards energy efficiency and renewable energy supplies, it shows the importance of … Continue reading

08. December 2016 by Ben S
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Policies and Programs for Sustainable Energy Innovations: Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (Innovation, Technology, and Knowledge Management)

This volume features research and case studies across a variety of industries to showcase technological innovations and policy initiatives designed to promote renewable energy and sustainable economic development. The first section focuses on policies for the adoption of renewable energy … Continue reading

27. November 2016 by Ben S
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Clean Coal Engineering Technology, Second Edition

Clean Coal Engineering Technology, Second Edition provides significant information on the major power generation technologies that aim to utilize coal more efficiently, and with less environmental impact. With increased coal combustion comes heightened concerns about coal’s impacts on human health … Continue reading

25. November 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency for Information Technology: How to Reduce Power Consumption in Servers and Data Ce

Minimizing power consumption is one of the primary technical challenges that today’s IT organizations face. Laurie Minas and Brad Ellison highlight how power consumption has grown quickly, driven by the sheer number of servers deployed in datacenters. The operational expense … Continue reading

10. 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-Efficient Timber-Glass Houses (Green Energy and Technology)

In his review of the architectural properties of timber and glass, the author explains how to reduce energy bills in existing wooden buildings, reveals how glass can stabilize a building’s structure, and shows how to design stylish timber-and-glass ecohomes. For … Continue reading

29. August 2016 by Ben S
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Electric and Hybrid Buses for Urban Transport: Energy Efficiency Strategies (Green Energy and Technology)

  This book provides a systematic assessment of the performance of electric and hybrid buses in urban areas on a daily basis and presents a complete set of technical scenarios to promote their efficient exploitation. It will also help readers … Continue reading

08. August 2016 by Ben S
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Improving Energy Efficiency in Industrial Energy Systems: An Interdisciplinary Perspective on Barriers, Energy Audits, Energy Management, Policies, and Programs (Green Energy and Technology)

Industrial energy efficiency is one of the most important means of reducing the threat of increased global warming. Research however states that despite the existence of numerous technical energy efficiency measures, its deployment is hindered by the existence of various … Continue reading

02. July 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Revolution: The Physics and the Promise of Efficient Technology

Energy can be neither created nor destroyed―but it can be wasted. The United States wastes two-thirds of its energy, including 80 percent of the energy used in transportation. So the nation has a tremendous opportunity to develop a sensible energy … Continue reading

26. June 2016 by Ben S
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Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World

The technology likely to have the greatest impact on the future of the world economy has arrived, and it’s not self-driving cars, solar energy, or artificial intelligence. It’s called the blockchain.  The first generation of the digital revolution brought us … Continue reading

03. May 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Conversion and Storage via Electrochemical Systems: Perspectives, Case Studies and Tutorial Problems (Green Energy and Technology)

This book is concerned with the developments of electrochemical systems for energy conversion and storage. It takes a pragmatic view of the devices developed and seeks to determine the chemical principles on which they operate. It covers the following topics galvanic … Continue reading

29. April 2016 by Ben S
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Spatial Planning as a Driver for Change in Residential Energy Consumption: A Local-Scale Approach Towards Energy Efficiency for Buildings and Mobility … in Applied Sciences and Technology)

Presenting in-depth information on the role of spatial planning as a driver for change in residential energy consumption at the local/neighbourhood level, this book provides readers with novel insights into the potential offered by local-level efforts and the value of … Continue reading

20. April 2016 by Ben S
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Energy Efficiency for Information Technology: How to Reduce Power Consumption in Servers and Data Centers

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03. April 2016 by Ben S
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