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New and Published Books

  1. Synchronous Generators, Second Edition

    By Ion Boldea

    Synchronous Generators, the first of two volumes in the Electric Generators Handbook, offers a thorough introduction to electrical energy and electricity generation, including the basic principles of electric generators. The book devotes a chapter to the most representative prime mover models for...

    Published October 5th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Elements of Power Systems

    By Pradip Kumar Sadhu, Soumya Das

    Elements of Power Systems prepares students for engineering degrees, diplomas, Associate Member of the Institution of Engineers (AMIE) examinations, or corresponding examinations in electrical power systems. Complete with case studies, worked examples, and circuit schematic diagrams, this...

    Published September 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Electricity and Electronics for Renewable Energy Technology

    An Introduction

    By Ahmad Hemami

    Series: Power Electronics and Applications Series

    Electricity and Electronics for Renewable Energy Technology: An Introduction provides a foundational understanding of electricity and the methods and devices specific to electricity from renewable sources. The book begins with a brief explanation of the necessary mathematics and then: Addresses...

    Published September 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Power Quality Issues

    Current Harmonics

    By Suresh Mikkili, Anup Kumar Panda

    Power Quality Issues: Current Harmonics provides solutions for the mitigation of power quality problems related to harmonics. Focusing on active power filters (APFs) due to their excellent harmonic and reactive power compensation in two-wire (single phase), three-wire (three-phase without neutral),...

    Published August 14th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Smart Grid Planning and Implementation

    By Clark W. Gellings, P.E.

    This book is intended for electric utility managers, directors, and power system planners, regulators, and policy makers interested in the steps needed to realize the value of a modern power delivery system. This book describes the elements needed in planning and implementing a "Smart Grid" by...

    Published August 6th 2015 by Fairmont Press

  6. Energy and Analytics

    BIG DATA and Building Technology Integration

    By John J. "Jack" McGowan, CEM

    This book details how to leverage big data style analytics to manage and coordinate the key issues in both energy supply and demand. It presents a detailed explanation of the underlying systems technology that enables big data in buildings and how this technology provides added cost benefit from...

    Published July 6th 2015 by Fairmont Press

  7. Exploring the Value of Electricity

    By Clark W. Gellings, P.E.

    This book discusses the role electricity plays in sustaining and improving the quality of life. The author elucidates the numerous approaches to estimating value, including electricity’s contribution toward the U.S. Gross Domestic Product, its role in medicine, and its ability to power...

    Published July 2nd 2015 by Fairmont Press

  8. Smart and Sustainable Power Systems

    Operations, Planning, and Economics of Insular Electricity Grids

    Edited by João P. S. Catalão

    The smart grid initiative, integrating advanced sensing technologies, intelligent control methods, and bi-directional communications into the contemporary electricity grid, offers excellent opportunities for energy efficiency improvements and better integration of distributed generation, coexisting...

    Published June 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Wind Energy

    An Introduction

    By Mohamed A. El-Sharkawi

    Wind Energy: An Introduction covers wind energy system types, operation, modeling, analysis, integration, and control. Beginning with a history of the development of wind energy, this comprehensive book: Explains the aerodynamic theories that govern the operation of wind turbines Presents wind...

    Published June 10th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Handbook of Energy Harvesting Power Supplies and Applications

    Edited by Peter Spies, Markus Pollak, Loreto Mateu

    This book describes the fundamentals and principles of energy harvesting and provides the necessary theory and background to develop energy harvesting power supplies. It explains the overall system design and gives quantitative assumptions on environmental energy. It explains different system...

    Published June 1st 2015 by Pan Stanford