Progress in Clean Energy, Volume 2

Novel Systems and Applications

  • Ibrahim Dincer
  • C. Ozgur Colpan
  • Onder Kizilkan
  • M. Akif Ezan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Battery Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Aslıhan Erdaş, Şeyma Özcan, Deniz Nalci, Mehmet Oğuz Güler, Hatem Akbulut
      Pages 15-28
    3. Turev Sarikurt, Abdulkadir Balikci
      Pages 29-40
    4. Ahsen Akbulut Uludag, Aslıhan Erdaş, Şeyma Özcan, Deniz Nalci, Mehmet Oğuz Güler, Tuğrul Çetinkaya et al.
      Pages 41-56
  3. Biomass and Biofuels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Farshad Khademi, İlhami Yıldız, Asena Cansu Yıldız, Soheila Abachi
      Pages 65-82
    3. Amel Ounnar, Fayrouz Kaidi, Lamia Benhabyles, Majda Amina Aziza
      Pages 83-92
    4. Filiz Ugur Nigiz, Nilufer Durmaz Hilmioglu
      Pages 93-104
    5. Imane Boumesbah, Zohra Hachaïchi-Sadouk, Aida Cherifa Ahmia
      Pages 105-111
    6. Aida Cherifa Ahmia, Fetta Danane, Rahma Bessah, Imane Boumesbah
      Pages 113-120
    7. K. Rezapour
      Pages 121-145
    8. Rami Salah El-Emam, Ibrahim Dincer, Salah H. El-Emam
      Pages 147-162
  4. Clean Coal Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 163-163
    2. Haoran Yuan, Tao Lu, Dandan Zhao, Yazhuo Wang, Noriyuki Kobayashi
      Pages 165-176
    3. Nelia Jurado, Hamidreza G. Darabkhani, Edward J. Anthony, John E. Oakey
      Pages 177-192
  5. Energy Storage

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Mehmet Karakilcik, Ismail Bozkurt, Ilker Balkaya, Ibrahim Dincer
      Pages 239-250
    3. Ismail Bozkurt, Sibel Deniz, Mehmet Karakilcik, Ibrahim Dincer
      Pages 251-259
    4. Ayhan Atiz, Ismail Bozkurt, Mehmet Karakilcik, Ibrahim Dincer
      Pages 261-273
  6. Geothermal Energy

  7. Green Buildings

  8. Hydrogen Energy and Fuel Cells

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 449-449
    2. Oğuzcan Tokar, Şule Kapkin
      Pages 459-467
    3. Sofia D. Angeli, Fotis G. Pilitsis, Angeliki A. Lemonidou
      Pages 469-480
    4. Sevgi Güneş Durak, Şule Kapkin
      Pages 493-499
    5. Valentina G. Minkina, Stanislav I. Shabunya, Vladimir I. Kalinin
      Pages 501-512
    6. Fevzi Bedir, Muhammet Kayfeci, Umran Elmas
      Pages 551-565
    7. Hafsia Abdenebi, Bariza Zitouni, Hocine Ben Moussa, Djamel Haddad, Hadda Zitouni, Youcef Sahli
      Pages 567-581
    8. S. Rahmouni, N. Settou, B. Negrou, N. Chennouf, R. Ghedamsi
      Pages 583-602

About this book


·         Explains cutting-edge developments in clean energy technologies, from renewables and green buildings to energy storage and efficient thermal systems

·         Provides numerous illustrative examples case studies that demonstrate how theory manifests in practical applications

·         Includes dozens of chapters dedicated to transformative research areas such as polygeneration systems, nanomaterials for energy, next-generation batteries, and algal biofuels 


This expansive reference provides readers with the broadest available single-volume coverage of leading-edge advances in the development and optimization of clean energy technologies. From innovative biofuel feedstocks and processing techniques, to novel solar materials with record-breaking efficiencies, remote-sensing for offshore wind turbines to breakthroughs in high performance PEM fuel cell electrode manufacturing, phase change materials in green buildings to biosorption of pharmaceutical pollutants, the myriad exciting developments in green technology described in this book will provide inspiration and information to researchers, engineers and students working in sustainability around the world.


Advanced Energy Clean Carbon Technologies Clean Energy Energy Storage Energy Systems Exergy Green Building Renewable Energy Sustainable Development Sustainable Energy

Editors and affiliations

  • Ibrahim Dincer
    • 1
  • C. Ozgur Colpan
    • 2
  • Onder Kizilkan
    • 3
  • M. Akif Ezan
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Ontario, Institute of TechnologyOshawaCanada
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringDokuz Eylul UniversityIzmirTurkey
  3. 3.Department of Energy Systems EngineeringSuleyman Demirel UniversityIspartaTurkey
  4. 4.Department of Mechanical EngineeringDokuz Eylul UniversityIzmirTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy Energy (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-17030-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-17031-2
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