Renewable Energy and Sustainable Buildings

Selected Papers from the World Renewable Energy Congress WREC 2018

  • Ali Sayigh

Part of the Innovative Renewable Energy book series (INREE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Antonia Sônia A. C. Diniz, Denio A. Cassini, Michele C. C. de Oliveira, Vanessa F. C. de Lins, Marcelo Machado Viana, Daniel Sena Braga et al.
    Pages 29-46
  3. D. K. Serghides, S. Dimitriou, I. Kyprianou, C. Papanicolas
    Pages 47-57
  4. Alessandra Battisti, Flavia Laureti, Giulia Volpicelli
    Pages 59-67
  5. Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Ali H. A. Alwaeli, Ali Najah Al-Shamani, Mohd Yusof Hj. Othman
    Pages 139-147
  6. W. E. Alnaser, N. W. Alnaser
    Pages 167-183
  7. Derya Oktay
    Pages 185-195
  8. Riadh H. AL-Dabbagh
    Pages 221-233
  9. Terence Cook, David Elliott
    Pages 235-244
  10. Gülce Onbaşılı, Arthur Williams, Sandeep Dhundhara
    Pages 281-292
  11. Ombeni J. Mdee, Cuthbert Z. M. Kimambo, Torbjorn K. Nielsen, Joseph Kihedu
    Pages 303-311
  12. Toru Shigemitsu, Tomofumi Ikebuchi, Ding Nan, Takuji Hosotani
    Pages 313-325
  13. Kamil M. Yousif, Sayran A. Abdulgafar
    Pages 327-335
  14. A. Laaroussi, A. Bouayad
    Pages 349-361
  15. Nasiru I. Ibrahim, Fahad A. Al-Sulaiman, Farid Nasir Ani
    Pages 363-377
  16. Ali Hamzeh, Sadeq Hamed, Zakaria Al-Omari
    Pages 379-390
  17. Fernando Henriques Salina, Isabela Aroeira de Almeida, Felipe Ribeiro Bittencourt
    Pages 391-399
  18. Mohd Yusof Hj. Othman, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Mohd Hafidz Ruslan, Sohif Mat, Suhaila Abdul Hamid
    Pages 401-409
  19. D. A. Udousoro, Cliff Dansoh
    Pages 431-447
  20. Sarah Abdourraziq, Mohamed Amine Abdourraziq
    Pages 483-493
  21. Hussein A. Kazem, Miqdam T. Chaichan, Ali H. A. Alwaeli
    Pages 495-506
  22. S. M. Zakir Hossain, Nader Al-Bastaki, Abdulla Mohamed A. Alnoaimi, Husny Ezuber, Shaikh A. Razzak, Mohammad M. Hossain
    Pages 517-528
  23. Mofoluwake Ishola, Cecilia Tilli
    Pages 529-535
  24. Giacomo Chiesa
    Pages 537-549
  25. Hassan Nfaoui, Ali Sayigh
    Pages 551-565
  26. Meriem Rahmani, Khaled A. Al-Sallal
    Pages 623-631

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.


Sustainable cities Green building Photovoltaics Sustainable architecture Electrical grids Thermal systems Smart energy cities Waste-to-Energy Geo-climatic design Hydroturbines

Editors and affiliations

  • Ali Sayigh
    • 1
  1. 1.World Renewable Energy CongressBrightonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy Energy (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-18487-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-18488-9
  • Series Print ISSN 2522-8927
  • Series Online ISSN 2522-8935
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