Energy Sustainability in Built and Urban Environments

Written By Emilia Motoasca
Energy Sustainability in Built and Urban Environments
  • Publsiher : Springer
  • Release : 09 November 2018
  • ISBN : 9811332843
  • Pages : 329 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Energy Sustainability in Built and Urban Environments written by Emilia Motoasca which was release on 09 November 2018, this book published by Springer. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This book covers different aspects of energy sustainability in residential buildings and neighborhoods, starting from the construction and design aspects, and moving on to HVAC systems and lighting, and the applications, harvesting, use and storage of renewable energy. The volume focuses on smart and sustainable use of energy, discussing both the technological advancements and the economic, social and environmental impacts. Novel approaches to recycling of waste and materials in the context of residential buildings are also presented. This volume will be of interest to researchers and policy makers working in the fields of renewable energy, sustainable design and city planning.

Energy Sustainability in Built and Urban Environments

Energy Sustainability in Built and Urban Environments
  • Author : Emilia Motoasca,Avinash Kumar Agarwal,Hilde Breesch
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-11-09
  • Total pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : This book covers different aspects of energy sustainability in residential buildings and neighborhoods, starting from the construction and design aspects, and moving on to HVAC systems and lighting, and the applications, harvesting, use and storage of renewable energy. The volume focuses on smart and sustainable use of energy, discussing both ...

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  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2016-08-14
  • Total pages : 642
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : The complexity of carbon reduction and economic sustainability is significantly complicated by competing aspects of socioeconomic practices as well as legislative, regulatory, and scientific requirements and protocols. An easy to read and understand guide, Sioshansi, along with an international group of contributors, moves through the maze of carbon reduction methods ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-26
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : Energy Sustainability is a subject with many dimensions that spans both production and utilization and how they are linked to sustainable development. More importantly, energy systems are designed, analyzed, assessed and evaluated in accordance to sustainable tools for more sustainable future. This book comprehensively covers these aspects, harmonizing them in ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-27
  • Total pages : 465
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : Energy and the Environment explains in simple terms what the energy demand is at the present, what the environmental effects of energy use are, and what can be accomplished to alleviate the environmental effects of energy use and ensure adequate energy supply. Though technical in approach, the text uses simple ...

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  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 139
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-07-03
  • Total pages : 801
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : This book comprises select proceedings of the International Conference on Smart Technologies for Energy, Environment, and Sustainable Development (ICSTEESD 2018). The chapters are broadly divided into three focus areas, viz. energy, environment, and sustainable development, and discusses the relevance and applications of smart technologies in these fields. A wide variety of ...

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  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2020-11-25
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-05-16
  • Total pages : 1110
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : This volume contains the proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings, SEB12, held in Stockholm, Sweden, and is organized by KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden in partnership with KES International. The International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings focuses on a broad ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-09-25
  • Total pages : 517
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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-12-31
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : While the last few decades have witnessed incredible leaps forward in the technology of energy production, technological innovation can only be as transformative as its implementation and management allows. The burgeoning fields of renewable, efficient and sustainable energy have moved past experimentation toward realization, necessitating the transition to more sustainable ...

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  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2011-09-19
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-06-02
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : The complexity of carbon reduction and economic sustainability is significantly complicated by competing aspects of socioeconomic practices as well as legislative, regulatory, and scientific requirements and protocols. An easy to read and understand guide, Sioshansi, along with an international group of contributors, moves through the maze of carbon reduction methods ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-02-07
  • Total pages : 588
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : "The petroleum sector is possibly the largest and most dominant economic sector in the globalized economy. However, for reasons explored in this book, although none of the existing economic development models fit this sector in the past and apply even less today, no satisfactory alternative has presented itself. This book ...

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  • Publisher : Notion Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-16
  • Total pages : 86
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : The book provides a lucid description of our reliance on fossil fuels and the associated problems. It also discusses in detail the related issues of sustainability and the environment. There is a need to change our mindset and consider the use of renewable sources of energy wherever possible. The book ...

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  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2017-03-17
  • Total pages : 748
  • ISBN : 9811332843
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Summary : 2016 International Conference on Advanced Materials and Energy Sustainability [AMES2016] was held in Wuhan, Hubei, China during May 27–29, 2016. AMES2016 aims to bring together researchers, engineers, and students to participate in the discussion of Advanced Materials and Energy Sustainability. AMES2016 features unique mixed topics of Advanced Materials and Related Technology, Energy Management ...