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  1. The Challenge of Rural Electrification

    Strategies for Developing Countries

    By Douglas F. Barnes

    Douglas Barnes and his team of development experts provide an essential guide that can help improve the quality of life to the estimated 1.6 billion rural people in the world who are without electricity. The difficulties in bringing electricity to rural areas are formidable: Low population...

    Published July 10th 2007 by RFF Press

  2. Advances in Building Energy Research

    Volume 1

    Edited by Mat Santamouris

    'Several high quality scientific journals are published in the area of building energy and indoor/outdoor environment; however, one has been missing. Advances in Building Energy Research fills the gap. I recommend ABER to all technical libraries, research institutes and universities. It should also...

    Published April 30th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Advances in Solar Energy

    An Annual Review of Research and Development in Renewable Energy Technologies

    By D. Yogi Goswami

    Series: Advances in Solar Energy Series

    'Essential for any serious technical library' PROFESSOR MARTIN GREEN, UNIVERSITY OF NEW SOUTHWALES, AUSTRALIA 'Valuable, detailed information that helps me plan for the future' DON OSBORN, FORMERLY OF SACRAMENTO MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT The Advances in Solar Energy series offers state-of-the-art...

    Published March 4th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Photovoltaics for Professionals

    Solar Electric Systems Marketing, Design and Installation

    By Antony Falk, Christian Durschner, Karl-Heinz Remmers

    For the building industry, the installation of photovoltaic systems has become a new field of activity. Interest in solar energy is growing and future business prospects are excellent. Photovoltaics for Professionals describes the practicalities of marketing, designing and installing photovoltaic...

    Published February 13th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Developing Wind Power Projects

    Theory and Practice

    By Tore Wizelius

    Wind power is developing rapidly, in terms of both the number of new installations and in interest from stakeholders including policy-makers, NGOs, research scientists, industry and the general public. Unlike the majority of other texts on wind power, which are written primarily for engineers or...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Energy Autonomy

    The Economic, Social and Technological Case for Renewable Energy

    By Hermann Scheer

    For 200 years industrial civilization has relied on the combustion of abundant and cheap carbon fuels. But continued reliance has had perilous consequences. On the one hand there is the insecurity of relying on the world's most unstable region - the Middle East - compounded by the imminence of peak...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Applied Photovoltaics

    Edited by Stuart R Wenham, Martin A Green, Muriel E Watt, Richard Corkish

    A reliable, accessible and comprehensive guide for students of photovoltaic applications and renewable energy engineering. This thoroughly considered textbook from a group of leading influential and award-winning authors is brimming with information and is carefully designed to meet the needs of...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Energy from the Desert

    Feasability of Very Large Scale Power Generation (VLS-PV)

    Edited by Kosuke Kurokawa

    The world's deserts are sufficiently large that, in theory, covering a fraction of their landmass with PV systems could generate many times the current primary global energy supply. This Energy from the Desert volume examines and evaluates the potential of very large scale photovoltaic power...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Sustainable Solar Housing

    Volume 2 - Exemplary Buildings and Technologies

    Edited by S. Robert Hastings, Maria Wall

    This far-reaching and authoritative two-volume set examines a range of potential solutions for low-energy building design, considering different strategies (energy conservation and renewable energy) and technologies (relating to the building envelope, ventilation, heat delivery, heat production,...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Renewable Energy

    A Global Review of Technologies, Policies and Markets

    Edited by Dirk Assmann

    'offers knowledge and inspiration to promote renewable energy in developing and industrialized countries' Klaus Toepfer, Executive Director of UNEP From technology to financing issues, Renewable Energy offers a comprehensive and authoritative review of the determining factors that drive...

    Published September 30th 2006 by Routledge