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Renewable Energy

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Stimulated by recent technological developments and increasing concern over the sustainability and environmental impact of conventional fuel usage, the prospect of producing clean, sustainable power in substantial quantities from renewable energy sources arouses interest world-wide. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the principal types of renewable energy-incl ...more
Paperback, 464 pages
Published May 6th 2004 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published June 6th 1996)
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Moth Pockets
Excellent overview of current and upcoming renewable energy technologies. Covers the basics of the theory behind the developments, but is also straightforward enough to be understood by the average reader. Wonderful work!
Brandon Little
Aug 28, 2008 Brandon Little rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: energy enthusiasts
Lays a great foundation in most of the aspects of renewable energy.
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LOved the book. It gave a good voerview on the different types of renewable energy
Very informative, but outdated. Definitely Euro-centric.
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