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Books Energy + Sustainability

2024 | Book

Climate Change Adaptation from Geotechnical Perspectives

Select Proceedings of CREST 2023

This book presents select proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Construction Resources for Environmentally Sustainable Technologies (CREST 2023), and focuses on sustainability, promotion of new ideas and innovations in design …

Editors:
Hemanta Hazarika, Stuart Kenneth Haigh, Babloo Chaudhary, Masanori Murai, Suman Manandhar

2024 | Book

Energy Power and Automation Engineering

Select Proceedings of the International Conference, ICEPAE 2023

This book presents the select proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Energy Power and Automation Engineering, ICEPAE 2023. It focuses on the research of clean energy power, low-carbon technology for power generation, and energy …

Editors:
Sanjay Yadav, Yogendra Arya, Nor Asiah Muhamad, Karim Sebaa

2023 | Book

Promoting Sustainability Through Water Management and Climate Change Adaptation

This book explores the concept and issues of sustainability and its symbiotic relationship with existing water resources, the surrounding climate and geospatial development. It covers many dimensions of sustainable water resources, climatic …

Editors:
Anupama Dubey, Subhash Anand, Basavaraj Bagade

2024 | Book

Energy Efficiency in Oil Production

This book explores energy efficiency solutions, offering lucid explanations coupled with actionable guidance. It is an indispensable reference for professionals such as designers, analysts, and individuals keen on mastering energy efficiency. It …

Authors:
Marcus Vinicius da Silva Neves, Antonio Felipe Flutt

Open Access 2024 | Open Access | Book

Thermodynamics and Equilibria in Earth System Sciences: An Introduction

Thermodynamics is needed to understand many processes on Earth, be they physical, chemical, or biological. Thermodynamics is critical to study the atmosphere (lapse rate, fohn winds, circulation), hydrosphere (latent and sensible heat, pressure …

Author:
Jack J. Middelburg

2024 | Book

Thermal Comfort Perception

A Questionnaire Approach Focusing on Children

This book offers a comprehensive exploration of children's understanding and experiences of thermal comfort. The book provides a methodology for evaluating comfort that takes into account the unique perspectives of children.

The first part of the …

Author:
Kristian Fabbri

2024 | Book

The Water, Climate, and Food Nexus

Linkages, Challenges and Emerging Solutions

This contributed book, as a part of a series of CERES publications, provides a multi-regional and cross-sectoral analysis of the interlinkages, challenges, and emerging responses in the areas of water security, climate change, and food systems …

Editors:
Mohamed Behnassi, Abdulmalek A. Al-Shaikh, Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, Mirza Barjees Baig, Mohammed Bahir

2023 | Book

Business for Sustainability, Volume I

Strategic Avenues and Managerial Approaches

Part of a two-volume work, this book explores how businesses shape, and are shaped by, sustainability forces and phenomena. These evolutionary transformations have driven scholars, practitioners and decision makers to pay increased attention to …

Editors:
Demetris Vrontis, Alkis Thrassou, Leonidas Efthymiou, Yaakov Weber, S. M. Riad Shams, Evangelos Tsoukatos

2024 | Book

NanoCarbon: A Wonder Material for Energy Applications

Volume 2: Fundamentals and Advancement for Energy Storage Applications

This book is part of a 2 volume book series that provides current, state-of-the-art knowledge, fundamentals of electrochemistry, design strategies, and future challenges in carbon-based materials for electrochemical energy production and storage …

Editor:
Ram K. Gupta

2024 | Book

Unified Vision for a Sustainable Future

A Multidisciplinary Approach Towards the Sustainable Development Goals

Unified Vision for a Sustainable Future: A Multidisciplinary Approach Towards the Sustainable Development Goals focuses on energy and the environment, highlighting interdisciplinary research, innovative strategies, and global initiatives presented …

Editor:
Mir Sayed Shah Danish

2024 | Book

Organic Micropollutants in Aquatic and Terrestrial Environments

This book offers a comprehensive overview of the origins, occurrences, and remediation strategies for organic micropollutants in the environment. Divided into five parts, the book starts with a perspective on the sources and prevalence of organic …

Editors:
Rahul Bhadouria, Sachchidanand Tripathi, Pardeep Singh, Rishikesh Singh, Harminder Pal Singh

2023 | Book

Biogeochemistry and the Environment

Biogeochemistry may be defined as the science that combines biological and chemical perspectives for the examination of the Earth’s surface, including the relations between the biosphere, lithosphere, atmosphere, and hydrosphere. Biogeochemistry …

Author:
Michael O'Neal Campbell

2024 | Book

Art and Sustainability Transitions in Business and Society

Theoretical Insights and Engagement

An increased understanding of art and art-based-methods is needed to address the behavioral and cultural change in the sustainability transition. This edited collection explores ways to engage people in their citizen, consumer, employer, employee …

Editors:
Hanna Lehtimäki, Steven S. Taylor, Mariana Galvão Lyra

2024 | Book

Oceanic Wave Energy Conversion

Advancement of Electrical Generators

This book aims to collect the latest theoretical and technological ideas in design and construction for different kinds of oceanic wave energy converters including linear electrical generators and drive systems. Advancements in new wave energy …

Editors:
Omar Farrok, Md Rabiul Islam

2024 | Book

Energy Materials and Devices

Proceedings of E-MAD 2022

This book is a collection of peer-reviewed best-selected research papers presented at the National Conference on Energy Materials and Devices (E-MAD 2022), organized by the Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur, India, during 16–18 December 2022.

Editors:
Ambesh Dixit, Vijay K. Singh, Shahab Ahmad

2024 | Book

Developments and Applications of Geomatics

Proceedings of DEVA 2022

This volume presents the selected papers from the International virtual conference on Developments and Applications of Geomatics. It covers a wide range of topics of GIS applications such as agricultural studies, climate change monitoring and …

Editors:
Shashi Mesapam, Anurag Ohri, Venkataramana Sridhar, Nitin Kumar Tripathi

2024 | Book

Particle Packing Method for Recycled Aggregate Concrete

This book highlights the use of commercially available recycled aggregate concrete (RAC) extracted from multiple construction and demolition sites, considering it as a viable alternative to conventional aggregate. It further describes the advanced …

Authors:
Subhasis Pradhan, Shailendra Kumar, Sudhirkumar V. Barai

2024 | Book

Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, Volume 4

Select Proceedings of FMFP 2022

This book comprises select peer-reviewed proceedings of the 9th International and 49th National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP 2022). This book brings together scientific ideas and engineering solutions put forth by …

Editors:
Krishna Mohan Singh, Sushanta Dutta, Sudhakar Subudhi, Nikhil Kumar Singh

2024 | Book

Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Economic Management and Green Development

Economics has always been a heated research topic and green development is rising and integrating with various fields for interdisciplinary studies. Initiated in 2017, the International Conference on Economic Management and Green Development …

Editors:
Xiaolong Li, Chunhui Yuan, John Kent

2024 | Book

Prospects for Soil Regeneration and Its Impact on Environmental Protection

Soil is a complex system of inorganic and organic materials, living organisms, water, and air. It is home to more than one trillion species of microorganisms. Soil also plays an important role in the global carbon cycle. Because plants absorb …

Editors:
Sesan Abiodun Aransiola, Babafemi Raphael Babaniyi, Adejoke Blessing Aransiola, Naga Raju Maddela