Innovative Renewable Energy

Green Buildings and Renewable Energy

Med Green Forum 2019 - Part of World Renewable Energy Congress and Network

Editors: Sayigh, Ali (Ed.)

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  • Presents leading-edge research in green building, sustainable architecture, and renewable energy
  • Covers a broad range of renewable energy technologies and applications in all sectors
  • Contains case studies and examples to enhance practical application of the technologies presented
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This book highlights selected papers presented during the bi-annual World Renewable Energy Network’s 2019 Med Green Forum. This international forum highlights the importance of growing renewable energy applications in two main sectors: Electricity Generation and Sustainable Building. The papers highlight the most current research and technological breakthroughs illustrating the viability of using renewable energy to satisfy energy needs. Coverage includes a broad range of renewable energy technologies and applications in all sectors – electricity production, heating and cooling, agricultural applications, water desalination, industrial applications, and transport. 

  • Presents leading-edge research in green building, sustainable architecture, and renewable energy;
  • Covers a broad range of renewable energy technologies and applications in all sectors;
  • Contains case studies and examples to enhance practical application of the technologies presented.

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 Energy and the International Journal of Environmental Sciences and Technology and Editor-in-Chief of the Major Reference Work Comprehensive Renewable Energy. He is fellow of many societies including The Royal Society of Art

Table of contents (46 chapters)

Table of contents (46 chapters)
  • Refurbishment of Goris Old Bath Building as Tool for Historic Urban Environment Green Traditions Rehabilitation

    Pages 3-9

    Petrosyan, Nune (et al.)

  • Climate Adaptation Action: The Role of Clean Energy and Strategic Action Plans of South Mediterranean Cities

    Pages 11-33

    Aboulnaga, Mohsen (et al.)

  • Smart and Sustainable Urbanism with Identity in Mediterranean Cities

    Pages 35-52

    Oktay, Derya

  • Climate Action: Urban Farming as an Innovative Tool for Regenerating Cities to Be Sustainable—Case of the City of Conegliano, Italy

    Pages 53-69

    Aboulnaga, Mohsen M. (et al.)

  • Future Cities for Climate Action: Automated Code Compliance Checking in Reference to Energy Efficiency Building Regulations

    Pages 71-86

    Eid, Asmaa S. (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-30841-4
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-30840-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Green Buildings and Renewable Energy
Book Subtitle
Med Green Forum 2019 - Part of World Renewable Energy Congress and Network
Editors
  • Ali Sayigh
Series Title
Innovative Renewable Energy
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-30841-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-30841-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-30840-7
Series ISSN
2522-8927
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 663
Number of Illustrations
43 b/w illustrations, 494 illustrations in colour
Topics