UCCS   PES 3670   Exotic Energy Sources


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Energy Science; Principles, Technologies, and Impacts

Third Edition John Andrews and Nick Jelley

Energy Science introduces the latest energy technologies, explaining the physical principles underlying technology and discussing their environmental, economic, and social impacts. Covering fossil fuels, renewable, and nuclear energy, the text enables students to evaluate the key sources of energy available, and introduces potential solutions to the energy problems facing us today.

paperback Published: 15 August 2017

424 Pages 9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198755814

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Table of Contents and chapter powerpoint/.pdf slides

1. An Introduction to Energy Science

2. Thermal, fluid and chemical energy principles

3. Energy from fossil fuels

4. Biomass

5. Thermal, solar thermal and geothermal energy

6. Hydropower, tidal power, and wave power

7. Wind power

8. Photovoltaics

9. Nuclear Energy

10. Energy storage and distribution

11. Energy demand in buildings, industry and transport

12. Energy and society

Introduction: Modern Wind Energy and its Origins