Large Scale Grid Integration of Renewable Energy Sources (Energy Engineering)

As renewable energy sources have reached grid parity in many countries, the key to further growth of the share of renewables in the power mix is their integration with the … Continue reading

The Sun Is Rising in Africa and the Middle East: On the Road to a Solar Energy Future (Pan Stanford Series on Renewable Energy)

Both Africa and the Middle East are blessed with enormous solar energy resources. Electrification is an urgent need in Africa, where many of its 54 countries are among the world’s … Continue reading

Prospects for Alternative Energy Development in the U.S. West: Tilting at Windmills? (Environmental Challenges and Solutions)

This book poses the question of whether identifiable individual-level attributes (e.g., values, interests, knowledge, demographic characteristics) lead to support for or opposition to the development and implementation of alternative energy … Continue reading

Solar Thermal Energy Storage

Energy Storage not only plays an important role in conservinq the energy but also improves the performance and reliability of a wide range of energy systems. Energy storagp. leads to … Continue reading

An Introduction to Solar Energy for Scientists and Engineers

An introduction to solar energy that is specifically designed for junior- and senior-level science and engineering students who want a thorough understanding of the principles behind solar energy, as well … Continue reading

New Trends in Research and Utilization of Solar Energy through Biological Systems (Experientia Supplementum)

Planning and Installing Solar Thermal Systems: A Guide for Installers, Architects and Engineers

Solar thermal systems available today offer efficiency and reliability. They can be applied in different conditions to meet space- and water-heating requirements in the residential, commercial and industrial building sectors. … Continue reading

DECODIFICANDO LA INSTALACIÓN PANELES SOLARES 1ª edición: Cómo crear y calcular sus sistemas fotovoltaicos para cualquier aplicación (Spanish Edition)

Hay muchas razones por las cuales los propietarios de viviendas utilizan energía solar, siendo las más comunes la mejora del medio ambiente y la reducción de los costos de energía. … Continue reading

Low-carbon Energy Security from a European Perspective

Low-Carbon Energy Security from a European Perspective draws on the European Commission‘s funded project MILESECURE-2050. It considers low-carbon energy security and energy geopolitics in Europe, with a focus on four … Continue reading

Advances in Concentrating Solar Thermal Research and Technology (Woodhead Publishing Series in Energy)

After decades of research and development, concentrating solar thermal (CST) power plants (also known as concentrating solar power (CSP) and as Solar Thermal Electricity or STE systems) are now starting … Continue reading