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This book presents a state-of-the-art compilation focusing on both technological and policy aspects of sustainable energy production and consumption, which deals with issues like the need for and planning of smart cities, alternative transport fuel options, sustainable power production, pollution control technologies etc. The book comprises contributions from experts from all over the world, and addresses energy sustainability from different viewpoints. Specifically, the book focuses on energy sustainability in the Indian scenario with a background of the global perspective. Contributions from academia, policy makers and industry are included to address the challenge from different perspectives. The contents of this book will prove useful to researchers, professionals, and policy makers working in the area of green and sustainable energy.

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Frontmatter

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Role of Gas-Fuelled Solutions in Support of Future Sustainable Energy World; Part I: Stimuluses, Enablers, and Barriers

Amir Safari, Soheil Jafari, Mohsen Assadi

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Role of Gas-Fuelled Solutions in Support of Future Sustainable Energy World: Part II: Case Studies

Amir Safari, Nandini Das, Soheil Jafari, Oluf Langhelle, Joyashree Roy, Mohsen Assadi

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Role of Carbon Capture and Storage in Meeting the Climate Mitigation Target

Pratik Dutta

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Micro-Scale Combined Heat and Power: Contributor to Sustainable Energy Solution

Homam Nikpey Somehsaraei, Mohsen Assadi

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Life Cycle Cost and Benefit Analysis of Low Carbon Vehicle Technologies

Neil Stephen Lopez, Jimwell Soliman, Jose Bienvenido Manuel Biona

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Systematic Analysis for Operability and Retrofit of Energy Systems

Viknesh Andiappan, Denny K. S. Ng

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

A Parametric Performance Analysis of a Novel Geothermal Based Cogeneration System

Kiyan Parham, Mohsen Assadi

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Augmented Heat Integration in Multipurpose Batch Plants Using Multiple Heat Storage Vessels

Thokozani Majozi

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Corporates’ Role in Addressing Energy Security: A Mahindra Perspective

Anirban Ghosh

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

National Mission on Bio-Diesel in India (2003): An Assessment Based on Strategic Niche Management

Duke Ghosh, Joyashree Roy

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Biomass Gasifier Integrated Hybrid Systems as a Sustainable Option for Rural Electrification

Arun Palatel

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Mahua and Neem Seeds as Sustainable Renewable Resources Towards Producing Clean Fuel and Chemicals

Ranjeet Kumar Mishra, Kaustubha Mohanty

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Biomass and Solar: Emerging Energy Resources for India

Yogesh Shinde, Deepak Dwivedi, Poonam Khatri, Jitendra S. Sangwai

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Planning to Mainstream Distributed Electricity Generation from Renewables

S. P. Gon Chaudhuri, Rekha Krishnan

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Virtual Power Plants: How Far Is India from This Reality

Tanmoy Mondal, Deb A. Mukherjee

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Laminar Burning Velocity of Biomass-Derived Fuels and Its Significance in Combustion Devices

Atmadeep Bhattacharya, Amitava Datta

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

An Unsteady Model to Study the Effects of Porosity and Temperature in All-Vanadium Redox Flow Battery with Mass Transfer and Ion Diffusion

H. M. Sathisha, Amaresh Dalal

2018 | OriginalPaper | Chapter

Energy Efficient Future Generation Electronics Based on Strongly Correlated Electron Systems

Abhijit Chanda, Sudipta Goswami, Dipten Bhattacharya
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