skip to content
Advances in energy research. Volume 27 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Advances in energy research. Volume 27

Author: Morena J Acosta
Publisher: New York : Nova Science Publishers, Inc., [2017]
Series: Advances in energy research.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Morena J Acosta
ISBN: 9781536123180 1536123188
OCLC Number: 1002848105
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 233 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Preface; Chapter 1; Ecosystems Services Valuation (ESV) Then and Now: A Review; Abstract; 1. Introduction; 1.1. Definition and Classification of Ecosystem Services; 1.2. Complexity of Ecosystems; 1.3. Typical Applications of ESV in a Literature Overview; 1.3.1. Coastal ESV; 1.3.2. Forest ESV; 1.3.3. Waterland ESV; 2. ESV Development over the Last 20 Years; 2.1. Payments and Markets for Ecosystem Services; 2.2. Economic and Planning Policies; 2.3. Inconsistency of Ecosystem Service Classification Systems 3. Limitations and Challenges upon ESV Policy Effectiveness towards Decision Making3.1. Valuation of Ecosystem Services Is Rare and Disconnected from Policy; 3.2. Evaluation of Programs and Policies upon Delivering Ecosystem Services; 3.3. Future Perspective towards Integrating Policy and Research by Utilizing Non-Market Valuation and Program Evaluation; 3.4. Monetary Features-Monetization of ESV; 3.5. Space-Time Boundaries and Spatio-Temporal Dependence of ESV; 3.6. Exclusiveness and Complementarity of ESV; 3.7. Fair Market Valuation Approach; 3.7.1. Market Valuation Context 3.7.2. Comparison with Other ESV Methods3.7.3. Applicability of Ecological Model; 3.8. Insights for Researchers; 3.8.1. Elicitation Approaches; 3.8.2. Temporal Variation and Multiple Visit Methodologies; 3.8.3. Recommendations for Decision Making Directions; 4. Results and Discussion Upon ESV Utilization in Decision Making; Conclusion; References; Chapter 2; Solar Thermal Energy Storage; Abstract; 1. Introduction; 2. Classification and Characteristics of Storage Systems; 3. Sensible Heat Storage; 3.1. Generalities; 3.2. Water Tank Storage; 3.3. Underground Storage; 3.4. Pebble-Bed Storage 4. Latent-Heat or Phase-Change Storage4.1. Generalities; 4.2. Characteristics Proprieties of PCMs; 4.2.1. Organic PCMs; 4.2.2. Inorganic PCMs; 4.2.3. Eutectics; 4.2.4. PCM's Containment; 4.3. PCMs Used for Energy Storage in Buildings; 4.3.1. Passive Technologies; 4.3.2. Active Technologies; 4.4. Advantages and Disadvantages of PCMs; 4.5. Thermal Energy Storage for Concentrated Solar Power Plants; 4.6. Heat Transfer in Latent-Heat Storage Systems and Materials; 4.6.1. Numerical Simulation Model of the Latent-Heat Storage Systems; 4.6.2. A Three-Dimensional Heat Transfer Simulation Model 5. Chemical Energy Storage6. Cool Thermal Energy Storage; 7. Performance and Cost of Thermal Energy Storage Systems; Conclusion; References; Biographical Sketches; Chapter 3; Power Electronics Technology: Enabling Large-Scale Injection of Wind Energy into the Grid; Abstract; Introduction; Wind Energy Conversion Technology; Status of Wind Turbine Power (GWEC, 2016; 2017); Wind Turbine Technology; Standards for Grid Integration; Challenges of Grid Integration of Wind Energy; Power Electronic Technology for Wind Energy Integration; Power Electronic Converter Topologies
Series Title: Advances in energy research.
Responsibility: Morena J. Acosta, editor.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1002848105> # Advances in energy research. Volume 27
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1002848105" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Topic/technology_&_engineering_mechanical> ; # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Topic/power_resources_research> ; # Power resources--Research
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/621.042/e23/> ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2017" ;
    schema:description "Preface; Chapter 1; Ecosystems Services Valuation (ESV) Then and Now: A Review; Abstract; 1. Introduction; 1.1. Definition and Classification of Ecosystem Services; 1.2. Complexity of Ecosystems; 1.3. Typical Applications of ESV in a Literature Overview; 1.3.1. Coastal ESV; 1.3.2. Forest ESV; 1.3.3. Waterland ESV; 2. ESV Development over the Last 20 Years; 2.1. Payments and Markets for Ecosystem Services; 2.2. Economic and Planning Policies; 2.3. Inconsistency of Ecosystem Service Classification Systems"@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Person/acosta_morena_j> ; # Morena J. Acosta
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4483691720> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Series/advances_in_energy_research> ; # Advances in energy research.
    schema:name "Advances in energy research. Volume 27"@en ;
    schema:productID "1002848105" ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=5014351> ;
    schema:url <https://library.icc.edu/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/illcencol-ebooks/detail.action?docID=5014351> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1586537> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781536123180> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1002848105> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Person/acosta_morena_j> # Morena J. Acosta
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Acosta" ;
    schema:givenName "Morena J." ;
    schema:name "Morena J. Acosta" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Series/advances_in_energy_research> # Advances in energy research.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1002848105> ; # Advances in energy research. Volume 27
    schema:name "Advances in energy research." ;
    schema:name "Advances in energy research" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Topic/power_resources_research> # Power resources--Research
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Power resources--Research"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4483691720#Topic/technology_&_engineering_mechanical> # TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Mechanical"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781536123180>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1536123188" ;
    schema:isbn "9781536123180" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.