Sustainable Engineering

Editor/Author Wong, Kaufui Vincent
Publication Year: 2016
Publisher: Momentum Press

Single-User Purchase Price: $65.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $97.50
ISBN: 978-1-60-650993-7
Category: Technology & Engineering - Engineering
Image Count: 49
Book Status: Available
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This book offers a matrix of solutions and actions that can be implemented for a more sustainable future world--from understanding and better managing the complex role of water and energy in food production and of energy in water provision and of water consumption in energy generation.

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Table of Contents

  • LIST OF FIGURES
  • LIST OF TABLES
  • ACKNOWLEDGMENT
  • CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION
  • CHAPTER 2 PREDICTION OF MORE USEFUL WORK FROM A PERSON IN MODERATE, TEMPERATE CLIMATE BY USING THE SECOND LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS
  • CHAPTER 3 COOLING SYSTEMS FOR POWER PLANTS IN AN ENERGY–WATER NEXUS ERA
  • CHAPTER 4 BIORESOURCES INCREASE AS HUMAN POPULATION INCREASES
  • CHAPTER 5 RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ENERGY–WATER–FOOD NEXUS PROBLEMS
  • CHAPTER 6 ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS TO THE GREENHOUSE GASES GENERATED BY HYDROELECTRIC PLANTS
  • CHAPTER 7 FEASIBILITY OF USING MORE GEOTHERMAL ENERGY TO GENERATE ELECTRICITY
  • CHAPTER 8 LAND-SAIL VEHICLE TO GENERATE ELECTRICITY
  • CHAPTER 9 ENERGY–WATER–FOOD NEXUS AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SECURITY
  • CHAPTER 10 WASTES MINIMIZATION AND CONVERSION
  • CHAPTER 11 CLIMATE CHANGE MANAGEMENT AND PUBLIC POLICIES
  • CHAPTER 12 SUSTAINABLE FUTURE
  • ABOUT THE AUTHOR