Progress in Sustainable Energy Technologies: Generating Renewable Energy

  • Ibrahim Dincer
  • Adnan Midilli
  • Haydar Kucuk

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Mehdi Hosseini, Ibrahim Dincer, Marc A. Rosen
    Pages 21-46
  3. Pouria Ahmadi, Ibrahim Dincer, Marc A. Rosen
    Pages 103-147
  4. Behnaz Rezaie, Bale V. Reddy, Marc A. Rosen
    Pages 245-261
  5. Muhyiddine Jradi, Saffa Riffat
    Pages 263-283
  6. Aghil Iranmanesh, Mozaffar Ali Mehrabian
    Pages 285-297
  7. Mohamad Kharseh, Lobna Altorkmany, Mohammed Al-Khawaja, Ferri Hassani
    Pages 299-315
  8. Nishant Aggarwal, Dinesh Khanduja
    Pages 317-326
  9. Hooman Golchoobian, Ali Behbahaninia, Majid Amidpour, Omid Pourali
    Pages 327-337

About this book


This multi-disciplinary volume presents information on the state-of-the-art in sustainable energy technologies key to tackling the world’s energy challenges and achieving environmentally benign solutions. Its unique amalgamation of the latest technical information, research findings, and examples of successfully applied new developments in the area of sustainable energy will be of keen interest to engineers, students, practitioners, scientists, and researchers working with sustainable energy technologies.  Problem statements, projections, new concepts, models, experiments, measurements, and simulations from not only engineering and science, but disciplines as diverse as ecology, education, economics, and information technology are included, in order to create a truly holistic vision of the sustainable energy field. The contributions feature coverage of topics including solar and wind energy, biomass and biofuels, waste-to-energy, renewable fuels, geothermal and hydrogen power, efficiency gains in fossil fuels and energy storage technologies such as batteries and fuel cells.


Biomass Energy Energy Materials Energy Storage Fuel Cells Geothermal Energy Hydrogen Production Photovoltaics Solar Energy Sustainable Energy Wind Energy

Editors and affiliations

  • Ibrahim Dincer
    • 1
  • Adnan Midilli
    • 2
  • Haydar Kucuk
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)OshawaCanada
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringRecep Tayyip Erdogan UniversityRizeTurkey
  3. 3.Department of Mechanical EngineeringRecep Tayyip Erdogan UniversityRizeTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-07895-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-07896-0
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