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Power Generation by Renewables

Power Generation by Renewables

PEP (Professional Engineering Publishers)

ISBN: 978-0-470-02705-9

Oct 2005

332 pages

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Power Generation by Renewables will be essential reading for all those interested in the potential that renewable energy offers including: existing producers and those looking to develop alternative sources of renewable energy; organisations interested in electricity markets; and representatives of government organisations interested in renewable energy.

Key topics include:

  • Sustainable sustained growth? Renewable energy: 10 percent by 2010
  • Landfill gas – the reliable renewable
  • Combined heat and power from the small scale incineration of waste
  • Effective risk management in energy from waste projects
  • Small hydro from energy recovery in the water supply network
  • The technologies available and relative costs associated with reducing CO2 emissions from power stations
  • Experience with power generation from biomass
  • Experiences of operating a unique hybrid power generation system
  • Diversity! Hydropower, hydrogen, transport, and industry.