Cart
  • Free Shipping on all orders in Australia
  • Over 7 million books in stock
  • Proud to be B-Corp
  • We aim to be carbon neutral by 2022
  • Over 120,000 Trustpilot reviews
Item 1 of 0
Fossil Energy By Ripudaman Malhotra

Fossil Energy by Ripudaman Malhotra

Condition - New
$482.09
Only 2 left

Summary

Written by recognized authorities in the field, this volume represents an essential resource for scientists and engineers working on the development of energy resources, fossil or alternative, and reflects the essential role of energy supplies in supporting a sustainable future.

This book will be specially printed for your order, which means it may take a little longer to arrive (5 days). We do this to cut down on waste & to help protect our planet.

Fossil Energy Summary

Fossil Energy: Selected Entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology by Ripudaman Malhotra

The word sustainability shares its root with sustenance. In the context of modern society, sustenance is inextricably linked to the use of energy. Fossil Energy provides an authoritative reference on all aspects of this key resource, which currently represents nearly 85% of global energy consumption. Gathering 16 peer-reviewed entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology, the chapters provide comprehensive, yet concise coverage of fundamentals and current areas of research. Written by recognized authorities in the field, this volume represents an essential resource for scientists and engineers working on the development of energy resources, fossil or alternative, and reflects the essential role of energy supplies in supporting a sustainable future.

Table of Contents

1. Fossil Energy, Introduction
2. Oil And Natural Gas: Global Resources
3. Petroleum and Oil Sands Exploration and Production
4. Petroleum Refining and Environmental Control and Environmental Effects
5. Oil Shale Processing, Chemistry and Technology
6. Developments in Internal Combustion Engines
7. Alaska Gas Hydrate Research and Field Studies
8. Gas to Liquids Technologies
9. Coal and Peat: Global Resources
10. Coal Preparation
11. Coal to Liquids
12. Mining Industries and their Sustainable Management
13. CO2 Reduction and Coal-Based Electricity Generation
14. Pulverized Coal-Fired Boilers and Pollution Control
15. Natural Gas Power
16. CO2 Capture and Sequestration

Index

Additional information

NLS9781489985361
9781489985361
1489985360
Fossil Energy: Selected Entries from the Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology by Ripudaman Malhotra
New
Paperback
Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
2015-01-28
634
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a new book - be the first to read this copy. With untouched pages and a perfect binding, your brand new copy is ready to be opened for the first time

Customer Reviews - Fossil Energy