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Sustainable Fuel Technologies Handbook - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128229897, 9780128225608

Sustainable Fuel Technologies Handbook

1st Edition

Authors: Suman Dutta Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
Paperback ISBN: 9780128229897
eBook ISBN: 9780128225608
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 25th September 2020
Page Count: 592
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Sustainable Fuel Technologies Handbook provides a thorough thermodynamic analysis of new and current methods to give detailed insight into energy efficiency processes. This book includes the production methods, storage systems, and applications in various engines, as well as the safety related issues associated with all stages of production, storage, and utilization. With a comparison of cost implications and a techno-economic evaluation checking the feasibility of sustainable fuel use, this handbook is an invaluable reference source for researchers, professionals, and scientists working in the field of sustainability. 

The present power from solar, biomass, wind, hydrogen and other forms of renewable energy generated from sustainable sources can be harvested by various means and utilized in a variety of industries, supporting the need for clean fuels in modern society. However, there is still limited global availability and insufficient storage, which are required for efficient and effective harvesting of sustainable fuels.


Key Features

  • Discusses new and innovative sustainable fuel technologies
  • Provides an integrated approach for modern tools, methodologies, and indicators in sustainable technologies
  • Evaluates advanced fuel technologies alongside other transformational options


High-level researchers, professors and practicing engineers in renewable energy

Table of Contents

Section 1: Modern Perspective of Sustainability
Section 2: Biomass Energy Technology
Section 3: Hydro Power Technology
Section 4: Wind Power Technology
Section 5: Solar Power Technology
Section 6: Geothermal Power Technology
Section 7: Marine Power Technology
Section 8: Hydrogen Fuel
Section 9: Emerging Technologies (Nanotechnology)
Section 10: Economics and Commercialization of Sustainable Fuel Technologies
Section 11: Green and Sustainable future in energy sector (Zero waste and Zero emissions)


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About the Authors

Suman Dutta

Suman Dutta, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad, India. Dr. Dutta received PhD in engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. His research area includes renewable energy resources, wastewater treatment, and process optimization. Dr. Dutta authored a book Optimization in Chemical Engineering. He also published various research and review articles in peer-reviewed journals. He published chapter in reputed books such as Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Chemical Engineering, ISM, Dhanbad, India

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain is an Adjunct Professor and Lab Director in the Department of Chemistry & Environmental Sciences at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, New Jersey, United States. His research is focused on Environmental Management, Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, and Analytical Chemistry and Various Industries. Dr. Hussain is the author of numerous papers in peerreviewed journals as well as prolific author and editor of several scientific monographs and handbooks in his research areas published with Elsevier.

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor and Lab Director, Department of Chemistry and EVSC, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, USA

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