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Biomass Energy: Renewable Energy and the Environment

Series: Energy and the Environment (CRC Press)

Edited By: R Foster, J Witcher, V Nelson, M Ghassemi, LE Mimbela and A Ghassemi

408 pages, 150 b/w illus

CRC Press

Hardback | Mar 2011 | #183926 | ISBN-13: 9781420075649
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NHBS Price: £76.99 $98/€92 approx

About this book

Focusing on geothermal energy systems, Biomass Energy covers background, theory, power generation technologies, applications, strengths and weaknesses, and useful practical technical techniques for implementing wind energy projects. It stresses the link between energy acquisition and consumption and the environment, examines sustainability issues, discusses processing of various biomass fuels, and compares biomass energy to other renewable and sustainable energies. With copious examples, real world case studies, practical implementation steps, and lessons learned, Biomass Energy demonstrates how to implement successful and efficient biomass projects.


Contents

Introduction. Energy. Renewable Energy Institutional Issues. Energy Storage. Biomass Energy. Economics. Project Sustainability. References. Appendices. Teachers Version.


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MSC WERC, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA Witcher & Associates, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA West Texas A&M University, Canyon, Texas, USA New Mexico Tech, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA New Mexico State University, New Mexico New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, USA

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