Information Sources in Energy Technology

Information Sources in Energy Technology

Butterworths Guides to Information Sources

1st Edition - January 1, 1988

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  • Editor: L. J. Anthony
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483192338

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Information Sources in Energy Technology presents the major sources in the field of energy technology. The book is comprised of 16 chapters that are organized into three parts. The first part covers energy in general and discusses both local and international agencies that deal with energy technology along with its primary and secondary sources. The next part deals with fuel technology; this part details combustion, steam and boiler plant, electrical energy, and energy conservation. The last part talks about specific energy sources, including nuclear, solar, and geothermal. The text will be of great use to individuals involved in energy industry. Scientists and engineers involved in energy projects will also benefit from the book.

Table of Contents

  • Series Editors' Foreword


    Part 1: Energy in General

    1 Introduction

    2 International Energy Agencies and Services

    3 National Energy Agencies

    4 Primary Sources of Information

    5 Secondary Sources of Information

    Part 2: Fuel Technology

    6 Combustion

    7 Steam and Boiler Plant (With Appendix on Space Heating)

    8 Electrical Energy

    9 Energy Conservation

    10 Energy and the Environment

    Part 3: Specific Energy Sources

    11 Solid Fuels

    12 Liquid Fuels

    13 Gaseous Fuels

    14 Nuclear Energy

    15 Solar and Geothermal Energy

    16 Alternative Energy Sources

    Index to Subjects, Information Services and Organizations

Product details

  • No. of pages: 336
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1988
  • Published: January 1, 1988
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483192338

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L. J. Anthony

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