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Innovative Renewable Energy
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Renewable Energy and Sustainable Buildings

Selected Papers from the World Renewable Energy Congress WREC 2018

Editors: Sayigh, Ali (Ed.)

  • Presents cutting-edge research in green building and renewable energy from all over the world
  • Covers the most up-to-date research developments, government policies, business models, best practices and innovations 
  • Contains case studies and examples to enhance practical application of the technologies
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Hardcover 155,99 €
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About this book

This book contains selected papers presented during the World Renewable Energy Network’s 28thanniversary congress at the University of Kingston in London. The forum highlighted the integration of renewables and sustainable buildings as the best means to combat climate change. In-depth chapters written by the world’s leading experts highlight the most current research and technological breakthroughs and discuss policy, renewable energy technologies and applications in all sectors – for heating and cooling, agricultural applications, water, desalination, industrial applications and for the transport sectors.

  • Presents cutting-edge research in green building and renewable energy from all over the world;
  • Covers the most up-to-date research developments, government policies, business models, best practices and innovations;
  • Contains case studies and examples to enhance practical application of the technologies.

  

About the authors

Dr. Ali Sayigh is Chairman and Founder of the World Renewable Energy Congress and Council; Director General of World Renewable Energy Network (WREN); Chairman and Founder of the Arab Solar Energy Society; and Past Chairman of the UK Solar Energy Society. Dr. Sayigh was recently elected to chair the Iraqi Energy Institute, and he actively consults on renewable and sustainable energy issues for a number of international organizations, including UNESCO, ISESCO, UNDP, ESCWA, & UNIDO. Dr. Sayigh was Director of Solar Seminars at ICTP Trieste, Italy from 1977-1995; Professor of Solar Energy at King Saud, Kuwait, and Reading Universities from 1969 to 1994, and Professor of Engineering at the University of Hertfordshire from 1994 to 2004. He was the founding expert in Renewable Energy at AOPEC. He is Fellow of the Institute of Energy; Fellow of the Institution of Electrical Engineers; and Chartered Engineer. He has published more than 400 papers and has contributed to and edited more than 30 books. He has been Editor and Editor-in-Chief of several international journals including Renewable Energyand the International Journal of Environmental Sciences and Technology and Editor-in-Chief of the Major Reference Work Comprehensive Renewable Energy.


Buy this book

eBook 91,62 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • The eBook version of this title will be available soon
  • Due: October 26, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-18488-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format:
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
Hardcover 155,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • Due: October 26, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-18487-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Renewable Energy and Sustainable Buildings
Book Subtitle
Selected Papers from the World Renewable Energy Congress WREC 2018
Editors
  • Ali Sayigh
Series Title
Innovative Renewable Energy
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-18488-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-18488-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-18487-2
Series ISSN
2522-8927
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 944
Number of Illustrations
95 b/w illustrations, 509 illustrations in colour
Topics