By Yogi Goswami
Professor Martin eco-friendly, collage of latest South Wales, Australia
The Advances in solar power sequence deals cutting-edge info on all fundamental renewable power applied sciences, together with sun, wind and biomass, bringing jointly invited contributions from the main foreign specialists in renewable strength.
Volume sixteen is the 1st quantity to be released via Earthscan.
Topics lined include:
?Anthropogenic international warming: facts, predictions and consequences
?Comparing projections of PV new release advert ecu and U.S. family oil production
?Recent advances in sun PV technology
?III-V compound multi-junction and concentrator sun cells
?Progress of hugely trustworthy crystalline Si sun units and materials
?Recent advances in parabolic trough solar energy plant technology
?Solar pond applied sciences: a evaluation and destiny directions
?Passive cooling of buildings
?Renewable solar power for touring: air, land and water
?Modeling sunlight hydrogen gasoline mobile systems
?Renewable strength for the Russian economy
?An cutting edge, hot temperature and focus sun optical process on the flip of the nineteenth Century: the Pyreheliophoro
Spanning a extensive variety of technical matters, this quantity and sequence is a 'must-have' reference on worldwide advancements within the box of renewable power, compatible for solar power specialists (including engineers and architects), utilities and execs, scholars, academics and researchers in renewable power, technical libraries and laboratories.
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Advances in Solar Energy: Volume 16: An Annual Review of Research and Development in Renewable Energy Technologies (Advances in Solar Energy Series) by Yogi Goswami