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The Resource Future energy : improved, sustainable and clean options for our planet, edited by Trevor M. Letcher

Future energy : improved, sustainable and clean options for our planet, edited by Trevor M. Letcher

Label
Future energy : improved, sustainable and clean options for our planet
Title
Future energy
Title remainder
improved, sustainable and clean options for our planet
Statement of responsibility
edited by Trevor M. Letcher
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book has been written by an expert, scientists and engineers, working in the field. The book is divided into four parts: fossil fuel and nuclear energy, renewable energy, potentially important new type of energy, new aspects to future energy
Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Letcher, T. M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Power resources
  • Clean energy industries
Label
Future energy : improved, sustainable and clean options for our planet, edited by Trevor M. Letcher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Future of Oil and Gas Fossil Fuels/
  • A. R. H. Goodwin
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Future of Clean Coal/
  • M. Balat
  • p. 25
  • 3.
  • Nuclear Power (Fission)/
  • S. Green
  • D. Kennedy
  • p. 41
  • L. Philp
  • p. 59
  • 4.
  • Alberta Oil Sands : Reserves and Supply Outlook/
  • F. Rahnaina
  • K. Elliott
  • R. A. Marsh
  • 5.
  • Future of Methane and Coal to Petrol and Diesel Technologies/
  • A. C. Vasloo
  • p. 77
  • 6.
  • Wind Energy/
  • L. Staudt
  • p. 95
  • 7.
  • Tidal Current Energy: Origins and Challenges/
  • A. Owen
  • p. 111
  • 8.
  • Wave Energy/
  • R. Alcorn
  • T. Lewis
  • p. 129
  • 9.
  • Biomass/
  • P. Champagne
  • p. 151
  • 10.
  • Concentrating Solar Power/
  • R. Pitz-Paal
  • p. 171
  • 11.
  • Hydroelectric Power/
  • M. Balmer
  • D. Spreng
  • p. 193
  • 12.
  • Geothermal Energy/
  • J. L. Renner
  • p. 211
  • 13.
  • Solar Energy: Photovoltaics/
  • D. Infield
  • p. 225
  • 14.
  • Pebble Bed Modular Reactor/
  • D. Matzner
  • p. 241
  • p. 259
  • 15.
  • Fuel Cells and Batteries/
  • J. Salminen
  • D. Steingart
  • T. Kallio
  • 16.
  • Methane Hydrates/
  • E. Allison
  • p. 277
  • 17.
  • Nuclear Fusion/
  • L. R. Grisham
  • p. 291
  • 18.
  • Carbon Capture and Storage for Greenhouse Effect Mitigation/
  • D. Tondeur
  • F. Teng
  • p. 305
  • 19.
  • Smart Energy Houses of the Future - Self-supporting in Energy and Zero Emission/
  • R. D. Wing
  • p. 333
  • 20.
  • Prospects for Electricity and Transport Fuels to 2050/
  • A. G. Dutton
  • M. Page
  • p. 347
  • Index.
  • p. 371
Control code
ocn226659638
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 376 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780080548081
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Label
Future energy : improved, sustainable and clean options for our planet, edited by Trevor M. Letcher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Future of Oil and Gas Fossil Fuels/
  • A. R. H. Goodwin
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Future of Clean Coal/
  • M. Balat
  • p. 25
  • 3.
  • Nuclear Power (Fission)/
  • S. Green
  • D. Kennedy
  • p. 41
  • L. Philp
  • p. 59
  • 4.
  • Alberta Oil Sands : Reserves and Supply Outlook/
  • F. Rahnaina
  • K. Elliott
  • R. A. Marsh
  • 5.
  • Future of Methane and Coal to Petrol and Diesel Technologies/
  • A. C. Vasloo
  • p. 77
  • 6.
  • Wind Energy/
  • L. Staudt
  • p. 95
  • 7.
  • Tidal Current Energy: Origins and Challenges/
  • A. Owen
  • p. 111
  • 8.
  • Wave Energy/
  • R. Alcorn
  • T. Lewis
  • p. 129
  • 9.
  • Biomass/
  • P. Champagne
  • p. 151
  • 10.
  • Concentrating Solar Power/
  • R. Pitz-Paal
  • p. 171
  • 11.
  • Hydroelectric Power/
  • M. Balmer
  • D. Spreng
  • p. 193
  • 12.
  • Geothermal Energy/
  • J. L. Renner
  • p. 211
  • 13.
  • Solar Energy: Photovoltaics/
  • D. Infield
  • p. 225
  • 14.
  • Pebble Bed Modular Reactor/
  • D. Matzner
  • p. 241
  • p. 259
  • 15.
  • Fuel Cells and Batteries/
  • J. Salminen
  • D. Steingart
  • T. Kallio
  • 16.
  • Methane Hydrates/
  • E. Allison
  • p. 277
  • 17.
  • Nuclear Fusion/
  • L. R. Grisham
  • p. 291
  • 18.
  • Carbon Capture and Storage for Greenhouse Effect Mitigation/
  • D. Tondeur
  • F. Teng
  • p. 305
  • 19.
  • Smart Energy Houses of the Future - Self-supporting in Energy and Zero Emission/
  • R. D. Wing
  • p. 333
  • 20.
  • Prospects for Electricity and Transport Fuels to 2050/
  • A. G. Dutton
  • M. Page
  • p. 347
  • Index.
  • p. 371
Control code
ocn226659638
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxii, 376 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780080548081
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

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