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The Resource Geothermal energy : utilization and technology, edited by Mary H. Dickson and Mario Fanelli

Geothermal energy : utilization and technology, edited by Mary H. Dickson and Mario Fanelli

Label
Geothermal energy : utilization and technology
Title
Geothermal energy
Title remainder
utilization and technology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mary H. Dickson and Mario Fanelli
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dickson, Mary H
  • Fanelli, Mario
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geothermal engineering
  • Geothermal resources
Label
Geothermal energy : utilization and technology, edited by Mary H. Dickson and Mario Fanelli
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
1. Geothermal background / Mary H. Dickson and Mario Fanelli : Nature of geothermal resources -- The Earth's thermal engine -- Geothermal systems -- Definition and classification of geothermal resources -- Exploration -- Utilization of geothermal resources -- Environmental impact -- Final considerations -- 2. Electricity generation / Roger B. Hudson : Technical features of plant options -- Well-head generating units -- Appendix A: Thermodynamics of cycles -- Appendix B: Principal manufacturers -- 3. Space and district heating / Einar Tjörvi Elíasson [and others] : Resource considerations -- Resource development -- Space heating (or cooling) needs -- Hot water collection and transmission system -- Equipment selection -- Economic considerations -- Tariffs -- Integrated uses -- Environmental considerations -- 4. Space cooling / Kevin D. Rafferty : Air conditioning -- Commercial refrigeration -- Absorption research -- Materials -- Conclusions -- 5. Greenhouse Heating / Kiril Popovski : Energy aspects of protected crop cultivation -- Characteristics of heat consumption -- Technical solutions for geothermal greenhouse heating -- Geothermal greenhouse heating installations -- Factors influencing the choice of heating installation -- Final considerations -- 6. Aquaculture : Introduction to geothermal aquaculture / John W. Lund : Background -- Examples of geothermal projects -- General design and considerations -- Additional information -- Aquaculture technology / Kevin D. Rafferty : Heat exchange processes -- Reduction of heating requirements -- Flow requirements -- 7. Industrial applications / Paul J. Lienau : Examples of industrial applications of geothermal energy -- Selected industrial applications -- 8. Environmental Impacts and Mitigation / Kevin Brown and Jenny Webster-Brown : Physical impacts -- Impacts on air quality -- Impacts on water quality -- Social impacts -- Legislation and EIA -- 9. Economics and Financing / R. Gordon Bloomquist and George Knapp : Economic considerations -- Financing considerations
Control code
ocn681467975
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134033904
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315065786
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)681467975
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Geothermal energy : utilization and technology, edited by Mary H. Dickson and Mario Fanelli
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
1. Geothermal background / Mary H. Dickson and Mario Fanelli : Nature of geothermal resources -- The Earth's thermal engine -- Geothermal systems -- Definition and classification of geothermal resources -- Exploration -- Utilization of geothermal resources -- Environmental impact -- Final considerations -- 2. Electricity generation / Roger B. Hudson : Technical features of plant options -- Well-head generating units -- Appendix A: Thermodynamics of cycles -- Appendix B: Principal manufacturers -- 3. Space and district heating / Einar Tjörvi Elíasson [and others] : Resource considerations -- Resource development -- Space heating (or cooling) needs -- Hot water collection and transmission system -- Equipment selection -- Economic considerations -- Tariffs -- Integrated uses -- Environmental considerations -- 4. Space cooling / Kevin D. Rafferty : Air conditioning -- Commercial refrigeration -- Absorption research -- Materials -- Conclusions -- 5. Greenhouse Heating / Kiril Popovski : Energy aspects of protected crop cultivation -- Characteristics of heat consumption -- Technical solutions for geothermal greenhouse heating -- Geothermal greenhouse heating installations -- Factors influencing the choice of heating installation -- Final considerations -- 6. Aquaculture : Introduction to geothermal aquaculture / John W. Lund : Background -- Examples of geothermal projects -- General design and considerations -- Additional information -- Aquaculture technology / Kevin D. Rafferty : Heat exchange processes -- Reduction of heating requirements -- Flow requirements -- 7. Industrial applications / Paul J. Lienau : Examples of industrial applications of geothermal energy -- Selected industrial applications -- 8. Environmental Impacts and Mitigation / Kevin Brown and Jenny Webster-Brown : Physical impacts -- Impacts on air quality -- Impacts on water quality -- Social impacts -- Legislation and EIA -- 9. Economics and Financing / R. Gordon Bloomquist and George Knapp : Economic considerations -- Financing considerations
Control code
ocn681467975
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134033904
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315065786
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)681467975
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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