A Wiley Survival Guide on our Energy Future Concerned about our energy future? Turn to this guide for easy-to-grasp and up-to-date coverage of the many aspects of the energy value chain: Oil and natural gas Coal Fossil fuels and the greenhouse effect Energy from water Biomass Solar energy Geothermal energy Wind energy Nuclear energy Electricity Energy storage Transportation Housing Smart energy consumption Hydrogen Armed with the knowledge in this book, students, teachers, decision-makers, politicians, and consumers can form educated and informed opinions on the future of energy and its impact on the economy, health, and the environment.... of hybrid power trains, as displayed in Figure 13.21. Figure 13.21. Schematic of principle of series ... The combination is very efficient. This is the technology adopted for the Toyota Prius. More than 1 million of these vehicles have been soldanbsp;...
|Title||:||Our Energy Future|
|Author||:||Christian Ngo, Joseph Natowitz|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2012-11-27|