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Author Masters, Gilbert M.

Title Renewable and efficient electric power systems / Gilbert M. Masters
Edition Second edition
Published Hoboken, New Jersey : IEEE Press, Wiley, 2013
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Contents Note continued: 9.8.3. Fuel Cell Thermodynamics: Enthalpy -- 9.8.4. Entropy and the Theoretical Efficiency of Fuel Cells -- 9.8.5. Gibbs Free Energy and Fuel Cell Efficiency -- 9.8.6. Electrical Output of an Ideal Cell -- 9.8.7. Electrical Characteristics of Real Fuel Cells -- 9.8.8. Types of Fuel Cells -- 9.8.9. Hydrogen Production -- References -- Problems -- A.1. Simple Payback Period -- A.2. Initial (Simple) Rate of Return -- A.3. The Time Value of Money and Net Present Value -- A.4. Internal Rate of Return -- A.5.Net Present Value with Fuel Escalation -- A.6. IRR with Fuel Escalation -- A.7. Annualizing the Investment -- A.8. Levelized Busbar Costs -- A.9. Cash-Flow Analysis
Summary A solid, quantitative, practical introduction to a wide range of renewable energy systems-in a completely updated, new edition The second edition of Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems provides a solid, quantitative, practical introduction to a wide range of renewable energy systems. For each topic, essential theoretical background is introduced, practical engineering considerations associated with designing systems and predicting their performance are provided, and methods for evaluating the economics of these systems are presented. While the book focuses on
Notes "Published simultaneously in Canada"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Electric power systems -- Electric losses.
Electric power systems -- Energy conservation.
Energy consumption.
Renewable energy sources.
Reading List SEE213 recommended text 2019
SEE213 recommended text 2018
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013010396
ISBN 1118633490 (ePub)
1118633504 (Adobe PDF)
1118633512 (MobiPocket)
9781118633496 (ePub)
9781118633502 (Adobe PDF)
9781118633519 (MobiPocket)