Book Description:

* Provides technical details on different renewable energy systems plus background information on climate change and related economics
* Contains free CD-ROM, including simulation software and figures from the book
* Ideal as a student text, including worked examples

Beginning with an overview of renewables (including biomass, hydroelectricity, geothermal, tidal, wind, and solar power) this book explores the fundamentals of various renewable energy systems. The main focus is on technologies with high development potential such as solar thermal systems, photovoltaics, and wind power.
This text not only describes technological aspects but also deals consciously with problems of the energy industry. In this way, the topics are treated in a holistic manner, enabling readers to gain a broad understanding of renewable energy technology and its potential.

Publisher: Earthscan Publications Ltd.
Number Of Pages: 192
Publication Date: 2005-01
Sales Rank: 984959
ISBN / ASIN: 1844071286
EAN: 9781844071289
Binding: Paperback
Manufacturer: Earthscan Publications Ltd.
Studio: Earthscan Publications Ltd.
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