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Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Turbomachinery
Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Turbomachinery
by S L Dixon
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Turbomachinery is a challenging and diverse field, with applications for professionals and students in many subsets of the mechanical engineering discipline, including fluid mechanics, combustion and heat transfer, dynamics and vibrations, as well as... (read more)

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Oil: a Beginner's Guide (08 Edition)
Oil: a Beginner's Guide (08 Edition)
by Vaclav Smil
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Packed with fascinating facts and insight, this book will fuel dinner party debate, and provide readers with the science and politics behind the worlds most controversial resource. Without oil, there would be no globalisation, no plastic, little... (read more)

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Barbarians of Oil: How the World's Oil Addiction Threatens Global Prosperity and Four Investments to Protect Your Wealth
Barbarians of Oil: How the World's Oil Addiction Threatens Global Prosperity and Four Investments to Protect Your Wealth
by Sandy Franks
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"Authors Franks and Nunnally have done readers a great justice in Barbarians of Oil by exposing the dishonest tricks and tactics oil companies use to hoodwink us into thinking we have no options for energy other than oil. What's worse, Washington... (read more)

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Handbook of Power Systems I (Energy Systems)
Handbook of Power Systems I (Energy Systems)
by Steffen Rebennack
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Energy is one of the world`s most challenging problems, and power systems are an important aspect of energy related issues. This handbook contains state-of-the-art contributions on power systems modeling and optimization. The book is separated into two... (read more)

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Business and Nonproliferation: Industry's Role in Safeguarding a Nuclear Renaissance
Business and Nonproliferation: Industry's Role in Safeguarding a Nuclear Renaissance
by John P Banks
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Rapidly increasing global demand for electricity, heightened worries over energy and water security, and climate-change anxieties have brought the potential merits of nuclear energy squarely back into the spotlight. Yet worries remain, especially after... (read more)

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Guide to Energy Management, Sixth Edition
Guide to Energy Management, Sixth Edition
by Barney L Capehart
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Completely revised and edited throughout, this latest edition includes new chapters on creating green buildings and web-based building automation controls along with a comprehensive revision of the chapter on lighting. Written by three of the most... (read more)

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Lecture Notes Electrical Engineering #3: Digital Noise Monitoring of Defect Origin
Lecture Notes Electrical Engineering #3: Digital Noise Monitoring of Defect Origin
by Telman Aliev
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This book explores the initial stage of the origin of the defect taking into account technical, biological, and other features of several technologies. These technologies allow the defect monitoring at the beginning of the defect origin to be performed... (read more)

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Energy: A Beginner's Guide
Energy: A Beginner's Guide
by Vaclav Smil
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Delightful reading yet always scientifically rigourous, this invaluable guide shows how every aspect of our existence is linked with energy?s sources, flows, conversions and uses.... (read more)

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Energy: Its Use and the Environment
Energy: Its Use and the Environment
by Roger A Hinrichs
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What is the impact of energy issues such as lobal warming, radioactive waste, municipal solid waste, and nuclear energy production materials on the individual and society? ENERGY: ITS USE AND THE ENVIRONMENT emphasizes the physical principles behind... (read more)

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Nuclear Power, Energy and the Environment
Nuclear Power, Energy and the Environment
by Peter E Hodgson
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We need energy to warm and light our homes, to power our transport and communications, and to support our manufacturing industries. Can we obtain enough energy to satisfy the needs of a rapidly increasing world population without, at the same time... (read more)

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Atomic Assistance: How "Atoms for Peace" Programs Cause Nuclear Insecurity (Cornell Studies in Security Affairs)
Atomic Assistance: How "Atoms for Peace" Programs Cause Nuclear Insecurity (Cornell Studies in Security Affairs)
by Matthew Fuhrmann
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Nuclear technology is dual use in nature, meaning that it can be used to produce nuclear energy or to build nuclear weapons. Despite security concerns about proliferation, the United States and other nuclear nations have regularly shared with other... (read more)

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Nuclear Enterprise (12 Edition)
Nuclear Enterprise (12 Edition)
by Drell Sidney D
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Since the first atomic bomb explosions in the summer of 1945 and the initiation of a nuclear power reactor program soon thereafter, the United States has worked to establish a high standard of safety in its national program for both its weapons and its... (read more)

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IEEE Recommended Practice for Energy Management in Commercial & Industrial Facilities, 739-1995: IEEE Bronze Bk.
IEEE Recommended Practice for Energy Management in Commercial & Industrial Facilities, 739-1995: IEEE Bronze Bk.
by Ieee
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This recommended practice serves as an engineering guide for use in electrical design for energy conservation. It provides a standard design practice to assist engineers in evaluating electrical options from an energy standpoint. It establishes... (read more)

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Making Technology Work: Applications in Energy and the Environment
Making Technology Work: Applications in Energy and the Environment
by John M Deutch
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The authors present 15 interdisciplinary case studies on the application of technology in the energy and environment sectors including applications of solar, wind, fuel cell, nuclear, and other coal combustion and emission control technologies.... (read more)

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Distributed Power in the United States: Prospects and Policies
Distributed Power in the United States: Prospects and Policies
by Jeremy Carl
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The US power system is the backbone of the country's economy. Yet, with growing stress on the aging electricity grid, increasing integration of information technology with power-sector infrastructure, and an imperative to reduce the environmental impact... (read more)

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Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper: How Innovation Keeps Proving the Catastrophists Wrong
Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper: How Innovation Keeps Proving the Catastrophists Wrong
by Robert Bryce
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In the face of todays environmental and economic challenges, doomsayers preach that the only way to stave off disaster is for humans to reverse course: to de-industrialize, re-localize, reduce consumption and forswear development. But in this timely and... (read more)

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Gulf Energy and the World: Challenges and Threats
Gulf Energy and the World: Challenges and Threats
by Emirates Ctr F Strategic Std & Reseach
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This work provides assessments and analyses of the future relationship of oil and gas to the world economy, and offers policy recommendations for the Gulf region. The position of the Gulf producers in the world energy arena is no longer as secure and... (read more)

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Stirling Engine Design Manual
Stirling Engine Design Manual
by William R Martini
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For Stirling engines to enjoy widespread application and acceptance, not only must the fundamental operation of such engines be widely understood, but the requisite analytic tools for the stimulation, design, evaluation and optimization of Stirling... (read more)

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The Answer: Why Only Inherently Safe, Mini Nuclear Power Plants Can Save Our World
The Answer: Why Only Inherently Safe, Mini Nuclear Power Plants Can Save Our World
by Reese Palley
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Reese Palley argues that wind, solar, and hydroelectric power--all of which have large CO2-emitting footprints--are not the answer needed to make meaningful changes in our disastrous warming trend. Nor, for both economic and political reasons, can large... (read more)

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Nuclear Pakistan: Strategic Dimensions
Nuclear Pakistan: Strategic Dimensions
by Zulfqar Khan
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Nuclear Pakistan is a critical study of the nuclear and deterrence-related security dilemma of Pakistan vis-... (read more)

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