Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Power Engineering Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 234 new and published books in the subject of Power Engineering — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Geothermal Energy

    Renewable Energy and the Environment, Second Edition

    By William E. Glassley

    Series: Energy and the Environment

    An In-Depth Introduction to Geothermal Energy Addressing significant changes in the energy markets since the first edition, Geothermal Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment, Second Edition expounds on the geothermal industry, exploring the expansion, growth, and development of geothermal...

    Published October 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Electricity Pricing

    Regulated, Deregulated and Smart Grid Systems

    By Sawan Sen, Samarjit Sengupta, Abhijit Chakrabarti

    Electricity Pricing: Regulated, Deregulated and Smart Grid Systems presents proven methods for supplying uninterrupted, high-quality electrical power at a reasonable price to the consumer. Illustrating the evolution of the power market from a monopoly to an open access system, this essential text:...

    Published October 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. 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 24th 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  4. 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 18th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. 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 18th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. 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 5th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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 6th 2014 by Fairmont Press