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New and Published Books

  1. Big Data Analytics Strategies for the Smart Grid

    By Carol L. Stimmel

    By implementing a comprehensive data analytics program, utility companies can meet the continually evolving challenges of modern grids that are operationally efficient, while reconciling the demands of greenhouse gas legislation and establishing a meaningful return on investment from smart grid...

    Published July 25th 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  2. Electric Power Distribution Handbook, Second Edition

    By Thomas Allen Short

    Of the "big three" components of electrical infrastructure, distribution typically gets the least attention. In fact, a thorough, up-to-date treatment of the subject hasn’t been published in years, yet deregulation and technical changes have increased the need for better information. Filling this...

    Published May 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Smart Grids

    Clouds, Communications, Open Source, and Automation

    Edited by David Bakken

    Series: Devices, Circuits, and Systems

    The utilization of sensors, communications, and computer technologies to create greater efficiency in the generation, transmission, distribution, and consumption of electricity will enable better management of the electric power system. As the use of smart grid technologies grows, utilities will be...

    Published May 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Electrical Power Transmission System Engineering

    Analysis and Design, Third Edition

    By Turan Gonen

    Electrical Power Transmission System Engineering: Analysis and Design is devoted to the exploration and explanation of modern power transmission engineering theory and practice. Designed for senior-level undergraduate and beginning-level graduate students, the book serves as a text for a...

    Published May 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Ownership and Control of Oil

    Explaining Policy Choices across Producing Countries

    By Bianca Sarbu

    Ownership and Control of Oil examines government decisions about how much control to exert over the petroleum industry, focusing on the role of National Oil Companies in the production of crude oil since the nationalizations in the 1970s. What are the motives for which some producing states opt...

    Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Nonlinear Control of Dynamic Networks

    By Tengfei Liu, Zhong-Ping Jiang, David J. Hill

    Series: Automation and Control Engineering

    Significant progress has been made on nonlinear control systems in the past two decades. However, many of the existing nonlinear control methods cannot be readily used to cope with communication and networking issues without nontrivial modifications. For example, small quantization errors may cause...

    Published April 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Power Generation and the Environment

    By Anco S. Blazev

    Natural and man-made changes in the environment create a very complex picture. This book analyzes this picture and provides snapshots of different areas of interest and makes suggestions for future work on cleaning and stabilizing the Earth’s environment. Starting with conventional energy...

    Published April 7th 2014 by Fairmont Press

  8. High Voltage Engineering

    By Farouk A.M. Rizk, Giao N. Trinh

    Inspired by a new revival of worldwide interest in extra-high-voltage (EHV) and ultra-high-voltage (UHV) transmission, High Voltage Engineering merges the latest research with the extensive experience of the best in the field to deliver a comprehensive treatment of electrical insulation systems for...

    Published April 4th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Distributed Photovoltaic Grid Transformers

    By Hemchandra Madhusudan Shertukde

    The demand for alternative energy sources fuels the need for electric power and controls engineers to possess a practical understanding of transformers suitable for solar energy. Meeting that need, Distributed Photovoltaic Grid Transformers begins by explaining the basic theory behind transformers...

    Published March 21st 2014 by CRC Press