Dictionary of Energy

The Dictionary of Energy, Second Edition is a comprehensive and authoritative reference on all aspects of energy and its role in society. Edited by Cutler J. Cleveland and Christopher Morris, the editors of Handbook of Energy, Volumes 1 and 2, this authoritative resource comes at a time when the topic of energy prices, resources and environmental impacts are at the forefront of news stories and political discussions. The Second Edition of Dictionary of Energy contains over 10,000 terms, across 40 key subject areas in energy (e.g. solar, oil & gas, economics, models, policy, basic concepts, sustainable development, systems, renewable/alternative energy, water, etc), with additional window essays on key issues, such as Biomass, Ecological Footprint, Exergy, Fuel Cell, and Hybrid Vehicles. Dictionary of Energy, Second Edition is a valuable reference for undergraduate and graduate students, academics, and research scientists who study energy, as well as business corporations, professional firms, government agencies, foundations, and other groups whose activities relate to energy. Comprises over 10,000 terms and definitions covering 40 scientific disciplines and topics Window essays on subjects such as life cycle assessment, methane, and tragedy of the commons written by leading scientists in the field Definitions are accompanied by photos and illustrations Over 2,200 new or revised terms Seventy-five percent of photos and illustrations either revised or new for this edition

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  • Author : Cutler J. Cleveland
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Pages : 700 pages
  • ISBN : 0080968120
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Dictionary of Energy

Dictionary of Energy
  • Author : Cutler J. Cleveland,Christopher G. Morris
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 20 October 2014
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The Dictionary of Energy, Second Edition is a comprehensive and authoritative reference on all aspects of energy and its role in society. Edited by Cutler J. Cleveland and Christopher Morris, the editors of Handbook of Energy, Volumes 1 and 2, this authoritative resource comes at a time when the topic of energy prices, resources and environmental impacts are at the forefront of news stories and political discussions. The Second Edition of Dictionary of Energy contains over 10,000 terms, across 40 key subject areas in

Dictionary of Energy

Dictionary of Energy
  • Author : Cutler J. Cleveland,Christopher G. Morris
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 November 2005
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At a time when the topic of energy prices, resources and environmental impacts are at the forefront of news stories and political discussions, we are pleased to announce the publication of the exciting new Dictionary of Energy. This authoritative resource, called "an essential reference for energy researchers" by Mark Jaccard, Director of the Energy and Materials Research Group at Simon Fraser University, covers all aspects of energy and its role in society. * Over 8,000 definitions spanning 40 scientific disciplines * More than 100 'window

A Dictionary of Energy

A Dictionary of Energy
  • Author : Martin Counihan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 26 June 2019
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Originally published in 1981. Every aspect of Energy – production, conversion and use - is discussed and explained in this unique dictionary. Comprehensive and well-illustrated entries cover fossil and other types of chemical fuel; hydro-electric and nuclear power; energy conservation; solar energy of every kind; wind, wave and tidal power. Every type of nuclear reactor is described, with emphasis on the energy technologies that have the greatest relevance and future promise. The first section is devoted to a careful explanation of the

Dictionary of Material Science and High Energy Physics

Dictionary of Material Science and High Energy Physics
  • Author : Dipak K. Basu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 08 October 2018
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More than 3,000 terms with clear, working definitions, alternative meanings, and related references comprise this uniquely focused lexicon. Published in a convenient, paperback format, it covers chemical, energy, nuclear, plasma, condensed matter, and solid-state physics, fluid dynamics, quantum mechanics, quantum optics, thermodynamics, and materials science.

Handbook of Energy

Handbook of Energy
  • Author : Cutler J. Cleveland,Christopher G. Morris
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 November 2013
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Handbook of Energy, Volume II: Chronologies, Top Ten Lists, and Word Clouds draws together a comprehensive account of the energy field from the prestigious and award-winning authors of the Encyclopedia of Energy (2004), The Dictionary of Energy, Expanded Edition (2009), and the Handbook of Energy, Volume I (2013). Handbook of Energy, Volume II takes the wealth of information about historical aspects of energy spread across many books, journals, websites, disciplines, ideologies, and user communities and synthesizes the information in one central repository. This

A Dictionary of Energy Science

A Dictionary of Energy Science
  • Author : Nicholas Alfred Jelley
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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This dictionary covers terms related to energy technologies and their impact on the world's energy use. It sets out the principles behind each technology's operation, as well as its economic, environmental, and social impacts. Coverage includes energy demand and conservation, electricity generation and distribution, energy storage, renewable energy and fossil fuel technologies, nuclear energy, environmental issues, energy and society, and biographies of eminent energy scientists. The text is complemented by illustrations, a chronology, and global statistics on energy use.

Dictionary of 21st Century Energy Technologies, Financing and Sustainability

Dictionary of 21st Century Energy Technologies, Financing and Sustainability
  • Author : Gene Beck
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 08 January 2021
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This comprehensive desktop reference addresses the diverse terms and acronyms that form the backbone of 21st century energy technologies, applications of those technologies, and the sustainability sector of the U.S. economy. The convergence of these disciplines has resulted in an explosion of specialized terms, acronyms, and jargon. The references encompass a wide range of legacy as well as emerging renewable energy technologies including the finance and sustainable segments of business that form an integral part of those technologies. This

The Dictionary of Lost Words

The Dictionary of Lost Words
  • Author : Pip Williams
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release : 06 April 2021
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Dictionary of Oil and Gas Production

Dictionary of Oil and Gas Production
  • Author : Clifford Jones
  • Publisher : Whittles Pub
  • Release : 15 March 2012
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This dictionary provides a synthesis of information currently available but only in a diverse array of sources. Through judicious choice and careful scrutiny, the author has gathered together a very handy ready-reference in the same style as his companion volumes, Dictionary of Energy and Fuels and Dictionary of Fire Protection Engineering. Although the material covered is diverse, particular entries are focused and linked with each other so as to provide a good degree of comprehensiveness. For example, there is much

Elsevier's Dictionary of Geography

Elsevier's Dictionary of Geography
  • Author : Vladimir Kotlyakov,Anna Komarova
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 December 2006
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Geography is a system of highly developed sciences about the environment. Geographical science embracing the study of the Earth's physical phenomena, people and their economic activities has always been in need of an extensive terminology. Geographical terms are related to the terms of natural sciences (physics, chemistry, biology, geology, etc.) and humanities (history, economics, sociology, etc.) since geography is based on these fundamental subjects. Geography includes a number of disciplines and subdivisions which appeared along with the development of the

Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology

Dictionary of Environmental Science and Technology
  • Author : Andrew Porteous
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 10 April 2013
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This superb and highly-acclaimed dictionary includes over 4000 in-depth entries on scientific and technical terminology associated with environmental protection and resource management. In addition, it contains numerous illustrations, a wide range of international case studies and extensive cross-references to guide the reader. The new edition will be a major update with 30% new material, additional illustrations and a greatly expanded list of relevant web resources.

Handbook of Energy

Handbook of Energy
  • Author : Cutler J. Cleveland,Christopher G. Morris
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 02 May 2013
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Handbook of Energy, Volume I: Diagrams, Charts, and Tables provides comprehensive, organized coverage on all phases of energy and its role in society, including its social, economic, political, historical, and environmental aspects. While there is a wealth of information about energy available, it is spread across many books, journals, and websites and it tends to target either a particular form of energy or a specific audience. Handbook of Energy provides a central repository of information that meets diverse user communities.