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    • Foulds, Chris; Robison, Rosie (2018)
      This open access book advocates for the Social Sciences and Humanities to be more involved in energy policymaking. It forms part of the European platform for energy-related Social Sciences and Humanities’ activities, and ...
    • Mpholo, Moeketsi; Steuerwald, Dirk; Kukeera, Tonny (2018)
      This open access book presents the proceedings of the 2nd Africa-EU Renewable Energy Research and Innovation Symposium (RERIS 18), held in Maseru, Lesotho in January 2018. The symposium aimed to foster research cooperation ...
    • Han, Je-Chin; Lindholm, Kyra (2019)
      Developed from the author’s 30 years of teaching a graduate-level intermediate heat transfer course, Analytical Heat Transfer explains how to analyze and solve conduction, convection, and radiation heat transfer problems. ...
    • Backhouse, Maria; Lehmann, Rosa; Lorenzen, Kristina; Lühmann, Malte; Puder, Janina; Rodríguez, Fabricio; Tittor, Anne (2021)
      This open access book focuses on the meanings, agendas, as well as the local and global implications of bioeconomy and bioenergy policies in and across South America, Asia and Europe. It explores how a transition away from ...
    • Takeuchi, Kazuhiko; Shiroyama, Hideaki; Saito, Osamu; Matsuura, Masahiro (2018)
      This open access book presents a comprehensive analysis of biofuel use strategies from an interdisciplinary perspective using sustainability science. This interdisciplinary perspective (social science-natural science) means ...
    • Della Torre, Stefano; Bocciarelli, Massimiliano; Daglio, Laura; Neri, Raffaella (2020)
      This open access book presents theoretical and practical research relating to the vast, publicly financed program for the construction of new schools and the reorganization of existing educational buildings in Italy. This ...
    • Arimura, Toshi H.; Matsumoto, Shigeru (2021)
      This open access book evaluates, from an economic perspective, various measures introduced in Japan to prevent climate change. Although various countries have implemented such policies in response to the pressing issue of ...
    • (2020)
      This open access book is an encyclopaedic analysis of the current and future energy system of the world’s most populous country and second biggest economy. What happens in China impacts the planet. In the past 40 years ...
    • Muhanji, Steffi O.; Flint, Alison E.; Farid, Amro M. (2019)
      This open access book explores the collision between the sustainable energy transition and the Internet of Things (IoT). In that regard, this book’s arrival is timely. Not only is the Internet of Things for energy applications, ...
    • Sareen, Siddharth (2020)
      This open access book reframes sustainable energy transitions as being a matter of resolving accountability crises. It demonstrates how the empirical study of several practices of legitimation can analytically deconstruct ...
    • Sareen, Siddharth (2020)
      This open access book reframes sustainable energy transitions as being a matter of resolving accountability crises. It demonstrates how the empirical study of several practices of legitimation can analytically deconstruct ...
    • Mporas, Iosif; Kourtessis, Pandelis; Al-Habaibeh, Amin; Asthana, Abhishek; Vukovic, Vladimir; Senior, John (2021)
      This open access book presents papers displayed in the 2nd International Conference on Energy and Sustainable Futures (ICESF 2020), co-organised by the University of Hertfordshire and the University Alliance DTA in Energy. ...
    • Fahy, Frances; Goggins, Gary; Jensen, Charlotte (2019)
      This open access book examines the role of citizens in sustainable energy transitions across Europe. It explores energy problem framing, policy approaches and practical responses to the challenge of securing clean, affordable ...
    • Fahy, Frances; Goggins, Gary; Jensen, Charlotte (2019)
      This open access book examines the role of citizens in sustainable energy transitions across Europe. It explores energy problem framing, policy approaches and practical responses to the challenge of securing clean, affordable ...
    • Hafner, Manfred; Tagliapietra, Simone; de Strasser, Lucia (2018)
      This open access book presents a picture of the current energy challenges on the African continent (and the Sub-Saharan region in particular) and proposes pathways to an accelerated energy transition. Starting with an ...
    • Bombaerts, Gunter; Jenkins, Kirsten; Sanusi, Yekeen A.; Guoyu, Wang (2020)
      Philosophy; Engineering ethics; Energy policy; Energy and state; Economic geography; Renewable energy resources; Sustainable development; Energy systems
    • Sangwan, Kuldip Singh; Herrmann, Christoph (2020)
      This open access book presents the proceedings of the 3rd Indo-German Conference on Sustainability in Engineering held at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India, on September 16–17, 2019. Intended to ...
    • Strasser, Thomas I.; de Jong, Erik C. W.; Sosnina, Maria (2020)
      This book is an open access book. This book provides an overview of the ERIGrid validation methodology for validating CPES, a holistic power system testing method. It introduces readers to corresponding simulation and ...
    • Jacob, Maria; Neves, Cláudia; Vukadinović Greetham, Danica (2020)
      The overarching aim of this open access book is to present self-contained theory and algorithms for investigation and prediction of electric demand peaks. A cross-section of popular demand forecasting algorithms from ...
    • Khalifeh, Mahmoud; Saasen, Arild (2020)
      This open access book offers a timely guide to challenges and current practices to permanently plug and abandon hydrocarbon wells. With a focus on offshore North Sea, it analyzes the process of plug and abandonment of ...