The Resource Renewable energy : prospects for implementation, edited by Tim Jackson

Renewable energy : prospects for implementation, edited by Tim Jackson

Label
Renewable energy : prospects for implementation
Title
Renewable energy
Title remainder
prospects for implementation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tim Jackson
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Renewable Energy
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
333.794
Index
no index present
LC call number
TJ808
LC item number
.R464 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Renewable energy : prospects for implementation, edited by Tim Jackson
Publication
Copyright
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover image; Title page; Table of Contents; Copyright; Preface; Editor's Introduction; Acknowledgements; PART I: RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES; Chapter 1: The Cinderella options: A study of modernized renewable energy technologies Part 1 -- A technical assessment; Chapter 2: Biomass Energy; BIOMASS RESOURCES; CONVERSION AND END PRODUCTS; CASE STUDIES -- SUCCESSES AND FAILURES; ECONOMICS; ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES; SOCIAL ISSUES; CONCLUSIONS; Modern uses of biomass; Chapter 3: Solar Energy Systems: -- assessment of present and future potential; THEORETICAL POTENTIAL OF SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEMS
  • CONCEPTS FOR SOLAR ENERGY CONVERSIONTECHNICAL POTENTIAL AND INSTALLED CAPACITY OF SOLAR SYSTEMS; ENVIRONMENTAL CONSIDERATIONS; SOLAR-ASSISTED OPERATION OF CONVENTIONAL POWER PLANTS; STORAGE OF SOLAR ENERGY; COSTS OF SOLAR ENERGY; PERSPECTIVES FOR COST REDUCTION OF SOLAR POWER PLANTS; CONCLUSION; Chapter 4: Wind Energy: -- experience from California and Denmark; THE CALIFORNIA EXPERIENCE; THE DANISH EXPERIENCE; PRODUCTIVITY; COST OF WIND GENERATION; POTENTIAL FOR WIND IN THE USA; CONCLUSION; Chapter 5: Ocean Wave Energy; DIVERSITY OF WAVE-ENERGY CONVERTERS; THE NATURE OF WAVE ENERGY
  • COST ESTIMATES AND PRESENT TECHNOLOGY STATEFUTURE PROSPECTS; POWER FROM WAVES TO THE ELECTRIC GRID; ENVIRONMENTAL CONFLICTS WITH EXISTING ACTIVITIES; POLITICAL CONSIDERATIONS AND CHALLENGES; INSTITUTIONAL INERTIA AND PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS; CONCLUSION; Chapter 6: Hydroelectric Energy; RESTRAINTS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF HYDROPOWER; TECHNICAL INNOVATIONS; INSTITUTIONAL ASPECTS; CONCLUDING REMARKS; Chapter 7: Tidal Energy; OPERATION; COMPONENTS OF A BARRAGE; THE RESOURCE; PROSPECTS IN THE UK; ENVIRONMENTAL ASPECTS; CONCLUSIONS
  • Chapter 13: Renewable Energy in Rural Areas of Developing Countries: -- some recommendations for a sustainable strategyCAUSES AND IMPACTS OF THE RURAL ENERGY CRISIS; POSTULATES FOR ENERGY PLANNING; TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE ENERGY STRATEGY; CONCLUSIONS; Chapter 14: Renewed Prosperity for the Country Boats of Bangladesh; Chapter 15: Renewable Energy in Third World Development Assistance: -- learning from experience; THE ENERGY EVENTS OF THE 1970s; A CATALOGUE OF DISAPPOINTMENTS; UNDERSTANDING WHAT WENT WRONG; RENEWABLES IN THE ENERGY ASSISTANCE OF THE 1990s; CONCLUSION
  • Chapter 8: Geothermal Energy: -- electricity generation and environmental impactENERGY CONVERSION SYSTEMS; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS AND CONTROLS; COSTS AND INSTITUTIONAL FACTORS; GEOTHERMAL PROSPECTS; CONCLUSION; PART II: FEASIBILITY AND SYSTEM INTEGRATION; Chapter 9: Energy Analysis of Renewable Energy Sources; Chapter 10: Integration of Renewable Electricity Sources; Appendix 1; Appendix 2; Chapter 11: Solar Hydrogen Energy Trade; PART III: RENEWABLES AND DEVELOPMENT; Chapter 12: Biomass Energy: -- lessons from case studies in developing countries
Control code
ocn891400043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781483256955
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2971235x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)891400043
  • pebco1483256952

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