Renewable Energy

e-books in Renewable Energy category

Following the SunFollowing the Sun
by Robin Tennant-Wood - ANU E Press , 2012
This book traces the history of solar energy research at ANU over 35 years from its origin, its controversial early stages, through its flagship projects to its current status as one of the world's best known solar energy research establishments.
A Field Guide to Renewable Energy TechnologiesA Field Guide to Renewable Energy Technologies
by Robert Ferry, Elizabeth Monoian - Society for Cultural Exchange , 2012
'A Field Guide to Renewable Energy Technologies' is a useful resource for all designers, homeowners, urban planners, students, artists, architects, landscape architects, engineers, and anyone else interested in a clean energy future.
Sun Power: The Global Solution for the Coming Energy CrisisSun Power: The Global Solution for the Coming Energy Crisis
by Ralph Nansen - Ocean Press , 1995
The contents of this book should be of interest to the non technical reader. Nansen presents the rationale for solar power satellites in an understandable form devoid of the usual technical jargon to make the subject accessible to the public.
Wind PowerWind Power
by S. M. Muyeen - InTech , 2010
The wind energy has the huge potential of becoming a major source of renewable energy for this modern world. Wind power is a clean, emissions-free power generation technology, based on capturing the energy from natural forces.

Wind Energy SystemsWind Energy Systems
by Gary L. Johnson - Kansas State University , 2006
Wind energy systems draw on a wide range of disciplines. Any prospective user will feel large gaps in his knowledge, areas where he does not even know what the question is. This book is written to help people identify the proper question to ask.
Hard Truths: Facing the Hard Truths About EnergyHard Truths: Facing the Hard Truths About Energy
- National Petroleum Council , 2007
This analysis of energy in America is based on well-documented facts and data. The conclusions are sobering: there's no easy way out of our energy fix, but the road map that this book lays out clearly points the way toward a secure energy future.
An Introduction to Energy SourcesAn Introduction to Energy Sources
by B Viswanathan - Indian Institute of Technology , 2006
The reasons for the choice of energy sources are many. There is a need to know the options available, the need to harness some of these sources efficiently and effectively and above all the environmental concerns these energy sources give rise to.