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Renewable energy resources

by John Twidell

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Published by Taylor & Francis in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Renewable energy sources

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJohn Twidell and Anthony Weir.
    ContributionsWeir, Anthony D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ808 .T95 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3400889M
    ISBN 100419253203, 0419253300
    LC Control Number2005015300

      Renewable Energy Resources is a numerate and quantitative text covering the full range of renewable energy technologies and their implementation worldwide. Energy supplies from renewables (such as from biofuels, solar heat, photovoltaics, wind, hydro, wave, tidal, geothermal, and ocean-thermal) are essential components of every nation’s energy strategy, not least because of concerns 3/5(4). The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is the nation's premier laboratory for renewable energy research and development and a leading laboratory for energy efficiency R&D. NREL is managed by Midwest Research Institute and Battelle.

    Renewable energy is energy that is collected from renewable resources, which are naturally replenished on a human timescale, such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves, and geothermal heat. Renewable energy often provides energy in four important areas: electricity generation, air and water heating/cooling, transportation, and rural (off-grid) energy services. Renewable resources covered here include: electricity produced from the light of the sun via photovoltaic cells on individual buildings or for communities of buildings, or for the production of central station power in vast arrays; from the heat of the sun, again for.

    and Non-Renewable Energy energy obtained from sources that are r, solar power, geothermal ene The most important feature of renewable ene the release of harmful pollutants. rgy is the conventional fossil fuels such as coal, oil and gas, which are time. Figure Renewable and Non-Renewable-conventional energy resources: tional energy sources. The book has been structured around three parts in order to assist readers in focusing on the issues that impact them the most for a given project or question. PART I covers the basic scientific principles behind all major renewable energy resources, such as solar, wind and biomass.


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