As perhaps the most promising of all the renewable energy sources available today, solar energy is becoming increasingly important in the drive to achieve energy independence and climate balance. This new book is the masterwork from world-renowned expert Dr. Soteris Kalogirou, who has championed solar energy for decades. The book includes all areas of solar energy engineering, from the fundamentals to the highest level of current research. The author includes pivotal subjects such as solar collectors, solar water heating, solar space heating and cooling, industrial process heat, solar desalination, photovoltaics, solar thermal power systems, and modeling of solar systems, including the use of artificial intelligence systems in solar energy systems, modeling and performance prediction.
*Written by one of the world's most renowned experts in solar energy
*Covers the hottest new developments in solar technology, such as solar cooling and desalination
*Packed with quick look up tables and schematic diagrams for the most commonly used systems today'
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Book Description Academic Press, 2009. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Environmental Characteristics Chapter 3: Solar Energy Collectors Chapter 4: Performance of Solar Collectors Chapter 5: Solar Water Heating Systems Chapter 6: Solar Space Heating And Cooling Chapter 7: Industrial Process Heat Chapter 8: Solar Desalination Systems Chapter 9: Photovoltaic Systems Chapter 10: Solar Thermal Power Systems Chapter 11: Modelling Of Solar Systems Chapter 12: Economics Glossary of Terms References. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0123745012
Book Description Academic Press, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110123745012
Book Description Academic Press, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0123745012
Book Description Academic Press, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 850 pages. 9.50x6.25x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0123745012