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International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering

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16-11-2019 | Original Research Open Access

Plastic bags as simple photobioreactors for cyanobacterial hydrogen production outdoors in Moscow region

The application of transparent plastic bags with a gas barrier layer as inexpensive photobioreactors for H2 production by the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120 ∆Hup mutant cells was explored outdoors in Moscow region for the first time. Two …

10-09-2019 | Original Research Open Access

Assessing the duality of thermal performance and energy efficiency of residential buildings in hot arid climate of Laghouat, Algeria

Thermal comfort is the main driver of buildings energy consumption; it has been classified by building occupants to be of greater importance compared with visual and acoustic comfort. To respond correctly and quickly to the increase in energy …

07-09-2019 | Original Research Open Access

Characterising thermal behaviour of buildings and its effect on urban heat island in tropical areas

The heat island phenomenon in major cities is partly due to the excessive use of concrete and brick, which causes many problems regarding thermal comfort and energy expenditure. The thermal behaviour of the envelope wall material depends on its …

30-08-2019 | Original Research Open Access

Optimal design and planning of biodiesel supply chain network: a scenario-based robust optimization approach

Effective design of biodiesel supply chain network can reduce many of its high production costs. There are various uncertain parameters in real world that if ignored may greatly affect the optimal configuration of the designed biodiesel supply …

13-08-2019 | Original Research Open Access

Flare performance modeling and set point determination using artificial neural networks

Current EPA regulations mandate a minimum combustion zone heating value of 270 BTU/scf and a net heating value dilution parameter of NHVdil ≥ 22 BTU/ft2 for all steam/air/non-assisted flares while maintaining a high combustion efficiency (CE). To …

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The International Journal of Energy and Environmental Engineering (IJEEE) is a multi-disciplinary, peer-reviewed open access journal published under the brand SpringerOpen, covering all areas of energy and environment related fields that apply to the science and engineering communities.

IJEEE aims to promote rapid communication and dialogue among researchers, scientists, and engineers working in the areas of energy and environmental engineering. The journal provides a focus for activities concerning the development, assessment and management of energy and environmental engineering related programs. It is hoped that this journal will prove to be an important factor in raising the standards of discussion, analyses, and evaluations relating to energy and environment programs.

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