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Power System Analysis and Design, SI Edition (Paperback, 6th edition): Thomas J. Overbye, J. Duncan Glover, Mulukutla S. Sarma Power System Analysis and Design, SI Edition (Paperback, 6th edition)
Thomas J. Overbye, J. Duncan Glover, Mulukutla S. Sarma
R821 R701 Discovery Miles 7 010 Save R120 (15%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

Learn the basic concepts of power systems along with the tools you need to apply these skills to real world situations with POWER SYSTEM ANALYSIS AND DESIGN, 6E. This new edition highlights physical concepts while also giving necessary attention to mathematical techniques. The authors develop both theory and modeling from simple beginnings so that you can readily extend these principles to new and complex situations. Software tools, including PowerWorld (R) Simulation, and the latest content throughout this edition aid you with design issues while introducing you to the most recent trends in the field today.

Engineering Circuit Analysis (Paperback, 11th Edition International Student Version): J. David Irwin, R.Mark Nelms, Amalendu... Engineering Circuit Analysis (Paperback, 11th Edition International Student Version)
J. David Irwin, R.Mark Nelms, Amalendu Patnaik
R1,033 R870 Discovery Miles 8 700 Save R163 (16%) Shipped within 7 - 13 working days

Circuit analysis is the fundamental gateway course for computer and electrical engineering majors. Engineering Circuit Analysis has long been regarded as the most dependable textbook. Irwin and Nelms has long been known for providing the best supported learning for students otherwise intimidated by the subject matter. In this new 11th edition, Irwin and Nelms continue to develop the most complete set of pedagogical tools available and thus provide the highest level of support for students entering into this complex subject. Irwin and Nelms trademark student-centered learning design focuses on helping students complete the connection between theory and practice. Key concepts are explained clearly and illustrated by detailed worked examples. These are then followed by Learning Assessments, which allow students to work similar problems and check their results against the answers provided. The WileyPLUS course contains tutorial videos that show solutions to the Learning Assessments in detail, and also includes a robust set of algorithmic problems at a wide range of difficulty levels. WileyPLUS sold separately from text.

Concise higher electrical engineering (Paperback): E. Chikuni, M.T.E. Khan, O. I. Okoro Concise higher electrical engineering (Paperback)
E. Chikuni, M.T.E. Khan, O. I. Okoro
R507 R414 Discovery Miles 4 140 Save R93 (18%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

"Concise Higher Electrical Engineering" integrates, in one volume, the most important topics in Electrical Engineering at college or university level. The integrated nature of the book means that the Electrical Engineering student will not have to purchase multiple textbooks in order to cover the entire Electrical Engineering curriculum. The chapter on modelling or power systems compares manual examples with computerised methods. Other chapters in this book include electrical distribution design, illumination and electrical network protection. The chapter on industrial automation includes examples with real programmable controllers."Concise Higher Electrical Engineering" includes a large number of examples and exercises. The book contains a wealth of illustration that aids the students understanding of the subject matter. The international contributors to this book are world-acclaimed experts in their fields. The authors bring to the book over 50 years of combined international industrial experience, ranging from railways and electricity supply to manufacturing.

Basic Circuit Analysis for Electrical Engineering (Paperback, illustrated edition): M. Govinsamy, L.D. Constantinovici Basic Circuit Analysis for Electrical Engineering (Paperback, illustrated edition)
M. Govinsamy, L.D. Constantinovici
R416 R344 Discovery Miles 3 440 Save R72 (17%) Shipped within 4 - 8 working days

This volume offers basic circuit analysis for electrical engineering. It covers basic concepts and useful mathematical concepts, and includes self-evaluation exercises.

Requirements for Electrical Installations, IET Wiring Regulations, Eighteenth Edition, BS 7671:2018 (Paperback): The... Requirements for Electrical Installations, IET Wiring Regulations, Eighteenth Edition, BS 7671:2018 (Paperback)
The Institution of Engineering and Technology 1
R2,138 Discovery Miles 21 380 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The IET Wiring Regulations are of interest to all those concerned with the design, installation and maintenance of electric wiring in buildings. The market includes electricians, electrical contractors, consultants, local authorities, surveyors and architects. This book will also be of interest to professional engineers, as well as students at university and further education colleges. All users of the IET Wiring Regulations need to be aware of the coming changes in the 18th Edition (BS 7671:2018). This is intended to come into effect on 1st January 2019, although industry needs to start preparing for this from its point of publication (2nd July 2018).

Contact Lines for Electric Railways - Planning, Design, Implementation, Maintenance (Hardcover, 3rd Edition): Friedrich... Contact Lines for Electric Railways - Planning, Design, Implementation, Maintenance (Hardcover, 3rd Edition)
Friedrich Kiessling, Rainer Puschmann, Axel Schmieder, Egid Schneider 1
R3,067 R2,174 Discovery Miles 21 740 Save R893 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 13 working days

Electric traction is the most favourable type of power supply for electric railways from both ecological and economic perspectives. Its reliability largely depends on contact lines, which must operate in all climatic conditions with as little maintenance as possible. Extreme demands arise when overhead contact lines are required to provide reliable and safe power transmission to electric traction vehicles travelling at speeds in excess of 250 km/h. The authors have used their world-wide experience to provide comprehensive descriptions of configuration, mechanical and electrical design, installation, operation and maintenance of contact lines for electric railways on local and long-distance transportation systems, including high-speed lines. In this book, railway company professionals and manufacturers of contact line systems, students and those embarking on a career in this field will find practical guidance in the planning and implementation of systems, product descriptions, specifications and the technical data, including standards and other regulations. Since large sections of the book are dedicated to the system aspects, consultant engineers can also use it as a basis for designing systems and interfaces to other subsystems of electric railway engineering. The contents of the book are rounded off by examples of running systems from different countries.

Spacecraft Power Technologies (Hardcover): R.L. Wiley, Gerald Halpert, Anthony K. Hyder, D.J. Flood, S. Sabripour Spacecraft Power Technologies (Hardcover)
R.L. Wiley, Gerald Halpert, Anthony K. Hyder, D.J. Flood, S. Sabripour
R2,307 Discovery Miles 23 070 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Spacecraft Power Technologies is the first comprehensive text devoted to the technologies critical to the development of spacecraft electrical power systems. The science and engineering of solar, chemical, and nuclear systems are fully examined together with the constraints imposed by the space and thermal environments in which the systems must operate. Details of present technology and the history that led to the current state-of-the-art are presented at a level appropriate for the student as a textbook or the practicing engineer as a reference.

Dielectrics in Electric Fields - Tables, Atoms, and Molecules (Hardcover): Gorur Govinda Raju Dielectrics in Electric Fields - Tables, Atoms, and Molecules (Hardcover)
Gorur Govinda Raju
R2,384 Discovery Miles 23 840 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Discover nontraditional applications of dielectric studies in this exceptionally crafted field reference or text for seniors and graduate students in power engineering tracks. This text contains more than 800 display equations and discusses polarization phenomena in dielectrics, the complex dielectric constant in an alternating electric field, dielectric relaxation and interfacial polarization, the measurement of absorption and desorption currents in time domains, and high field conduction phenomena. Dielectrics in Electric Fields is an interdisciplinary reference and text for professionals and students in electrical and electronics, chemical, biochemical, and environmental engineering; physical, surface, and colloid chemistry; materials science; and chemical physics.

Electromagnetic Analysis Using Transmission Line Variables (2nd Edition) (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition): Maurice Weiner Electromagnetic Analysis Using Transmission Line Variables (2nd Edition) (Hardcover, 2nd Revised edition)
Maurice Weiner
R2,459 Discovery Miles 24 590 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Latest Edition: Electromagnetic Analysis Using Transmission Line Variables (3rd Edition)This book employs a relatively new method for solving electromagnetic problems, one which makes use of a transmission line matrix (TLM). The propagation space is imagined to be filled with this matrix. The propagating fields and physical properties are then mapped onto the matrix. Mathematically, the procedures are identical with the traditional numerical methods; however, the interpretation and physical appeal of the transmission line matrix are far superior. Any change in the matrix has an immediate physical significance. What is also very important is that the matrix becomes a launching pad for many improvements in the analysis, using more modern notions of electromagnetic waves. Eventually, the purely mathematical techniques will probably give way to the transmission line matrix method.Major revisions occur in chapters IV and VII in this second edition. The revised chapters now present an up-to-date and concise treatment on plane wave correlations and decorrelations, and provide a revised formulation of simulation to solve transient electromagnetic problems. It also takes into account semiconductors with arbitrary dielectric constant, using much smaller cell size, and extending the range of applicability and improving accuracy.

Making PIC Microcontroller Instruments and Controllers (Paperback, Ed): Harprit Singh Sandhu Making PIC Microcontroller Instruments and Controllers (Paperback, Ed)
Harprit Singh Sandhu
R977 R741 Discovery Miles 7 410 Save R236 (24%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Essential Design Techniques From the Workbench of a Pro

Harness the power of the PIC microcontroller unit with practical, common-sense instruction from an engineering expert. Through eight real-world projects, clear illustrations, and detailed schematics, Making PIC Microcontroller Instruments and Controllers shows you, step-by-step, how to design and build versatile PIC-based devices. Configure all necessary hardware and software, read input voltages, work with control pulses, interface with peripherals, and debug your results. You'll also get valuable appendices covering technical terms, abbreviations, and a list of sample programs available online.Build a tachometer that gathers, processes, and displays data Make accurate metronomes using internal PIC timersConstruct an asynchronous pulse counter that tracks marblesRead temperature information through an analog-to-digital converterUse a gravity sensor and servos to control the position of a tableAssemble an eight-point touch screen with an input scanning routineEngineer an adjustable, programmable single-point controller Capture, log, monitor, and store data from a solar collector

Designing and Building Fuel Cells (Hardcover): Colleen Spiegel Designing and Building Fuel Cells (Hardcover)
Colleen Spiegel
R1,925 Discovery Miles 19 250 Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

Acquire an All-in-One Toolkit for Expertly Designing, Modeling, and Constructing High-Performance Fuel Cells

"Designing and Building Fuel Cells" equips you with a hands-on guide for the design, modeling, and construction of fuel cells that perform as well or better than some of the best fuel cells on the market today.

Filled with over 120 illustrations and schematics of fuel cells and components, this "one-stop" guide covers fuel cell applications...fuels and the hydrogen economy...fuel cell chemistry, thermodynamics, and electrochemistry...fuel cell modeling, materials, and system design...fuel types, delivery, and processing...fuel cell operating conditions...fuel cell characterization...and much more. Authoritative and practical, Designing and Building Fuel Cells features: Complete information on stack design The latest fuel cell modeling techniques Guidance on cutting-edge materials and components Expert accounts of fuel cell types, processing, and optimization A step-by-step example for constructing a fuel cell

Inside This State-of-the-Art Fuel Cell Sourcebook Introduction - Fuel Cell Applications - Fuel Cells and the Hydrogen Economy - Basic Fuel Cell Chemistry and Thermodynamics - Fuel Cell Electrochemistry - Fuel Cell Charge Transport - Fuel Cell Mass Transport - Fuel Cell Heat Transport - Fuel Cell Modeling - Fuel Cell Materials - Fuel Cell Stack Components and Materials - Fuel Cell Stack Design - Fuel Cell System Design - Fuel Types, Delivery, and Processing - Fuel Cell Operating Conditions - Fuel Cell Characterization

National Electrical Safety Code 2007 Handbook (Hardcover, 2nd edition): David J. Marne National Electrical Safety Code 2007 Handbook (Hardcover, 2nd edition)
David J. Marne
R1,826 R1,677 Discovery Miles 16 770 Save R149 (8%) Shipped within 7 - 11 working days

A Hands-on Guide to the 2007 NESC that Clarifies Code Rules so You Can Achieve Full Compliance!.

. McGraw-Hill's "National Electrical Safety Code 2007 Handbook" delivers a rule-by-rule annotation of the NESC that clarifies the often confusing Code text and allows you to perform your work confidently and safety. Designed for use with the Code itself, this expert resource guides you through safety rules for the installation, operation, and maintenance of electrical supply stations and equipment, and also for overhead and underground electric supply and communication lines..

. Fully updated with all the latest rules, McGraw-Hill's "National Electrical Safety Code 2007 Handbook" features: . The best complete NESC annotation currently available. A rule-by-rule overview of the entire code. Over 500 detailed illustrations and photographs. A wealth of practical examples of code applications. Concise explanations of controversial rules.

. Inside this Time-Saving, NESC Compliance Tool: .

. GENERAL SECTIONS: .
Definitions.
Grounding.

. PART 1: Rules for Installation and Maintenance of Electric Supply Stations and Equipment: .
Fences, Safety Signs, Storage, Working Space, Batteries, Transformers and Regulators, Conductors, Circuit Breakers, Reclosers, Switches and Fuses, Surge Arresters.

. PART 2: Rules for Installation and Maintenance of Overhead Electric Supply and Communication Lines: .
Inspections, Clearances, Joint Use, Grades of Construction, Loadings, Strength Requirements, Line Insulation.

. PART 3: Rules for Installation and Maintenance of Underground Electric Supply and Communication Lines: .
Underground Conduit Systems, Supply Cable, Cable inUnderground Structures, Direct-Buried Cable, Risers, Terminations.

. PART 4: Rules for Operation of Electric Supply and Communication Lines and Equipment: .
Employer Rules, Employee Rules, Communication Worker Rules, Supply Worker Rules, OSHA Requirements.

Digital Systems Design Using VHDL, International Edition (Paperback, 3rd edition): Lizy Kurian John, Charles Roth Digital Systems Design Using VHDL, International Edition (Paperback, 3rd edition)
Lizy Kurian John, Charles Roth
R650 R560 Discovery Miles 5 600 Save R90 (14%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

Learn how to effectively use the industry-standard hardware description language, VHDL, as DIGITAL SYSTEMS DESIGN USING VHDL, 3E integrates VHDL into the digital design process. The book begins with a valuable review of basic logic design concepts before introducing the fundamentals of VHDL. The book concludes with detailed coverage of advanced VHDL topics.

Residential Construction Academy - House Wiring (Hardcover, 4th edition): Gregory Fletcher Residential Construction Academy - House Wiring (Hardcover, 4th edition)
Gregory Fletcher
R1,892 R1,572 Discovery Miles 15 720 Save R320 (17%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

Completely up to date with the 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code, RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: HOUSE WIRING, 4e delivers the latest and best practices in residential electrical wiring. This vividly illustrated, full-color text is based on the HBI National Skill Standards that cover the skill sets necessary to achieve a first job in construction or as an electrician. The text provides thorough coverage of "green" topics, sustainable building practices, alternative energy systems, and much more. "From Experience" sections address common residential wiring practices and scenarios, while "Caution" boxes emphasize the ongoing importance of safety. In addition to a hands-on student workbook/lab manual, the text also points the reader to an all-new 3D immersive simulation performance `game' to help learners prepare for real-world practice.

Converter-Interfaced Energy Storage Systems - Context, Modelling and Dynamic Analysis (Hardcover): Federico Milano, Alvaro... Converter-Interfaced Energy Storage Systems - Context, Modelling and Dynamic Analysis (Hardcover)
Federico Milano, Alvaro Ortega Manjavacas
R2,131 R1,994 Discovery Miles 19 940 Save R137 (6%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Gain an in-depth understanding of converter-interfaced energy storage systems with this unique text, covering modelling, dynamic behaviour, control, and stability analysis. Providing comprehensive coverage, it demonstrates the technical and economic aspects of energy storage systems, and provides a thorough overview of energy storage technologies. Several different modelling techniques are presented, including power system models, voltage-sourced converter models, and energy storage system models. Using a novel stochastic control approach developed by the authors, you will learn about the impact of energy storage on the dynamic interaction of microgrids with distribution and transmission systems. Compare the numerous real-world simulation data and numerical examples provided with your own models and control strategies. Accompanied online by a wealth of numerical examples and supporting data, this is the ideal text for graduate students, researchers, and industry professionals working in power system dynamics, renewable energy integration, and smart grid development.

Fundamentals of Logic Design, International Edition (Paperback, 7th edition): Larry Kinney, Charles H. Roth Fundamentals of Logic Design, International Edition (Paperback, 7th edition)
Larry Kinney, Charles H. Roth
R821 R701 Discovery Miles 7 010 Save R120 (15%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

Updated with modern coverage, a streamlined presentation, and excellent companion software, this seventh edition of FUNDAMENTALS OF LOGIC DESIGN achieves yet again an unmatched balance between theory and application. Authors Charles H. Roth, Jr. and Larry L. Kinney carefully present the theory that is necessary for understanding the fundamental concepts of logic design while not overwhelming students with the mathematics of switching theory. Divided into 20 easy-to-grasp study units, the book covers such fundamental concepts as Boolean algebra, logic gates design, flip-flops, and state machines. By combining flip-flops with networks of logic gates, students will learn to design counters, adders, sequence detectors, and simple digital systems. After covering the basics, this text presents modern design techniques using programmable logic devices and the VHDL hardware description language.

Practical Guide to International Standardization for Electrical Engineers - Impact on Smart Grid and e-Mobility Markets... Practical Guide to International Standardization for Electrical Engineers - Impact on Smart Grid and e-Mobility Markets (Hardcover)
Hermann J. Koch
R1,718 R1,218 Discovery Miles 12 180 Save R500 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 13 working days

Practical Guide to International Standardization for Electrical Engineering provides a comprehensive guide to the purpose of standards organizations, their relationship to product development and how to use the standardization process for cost-effective new product launch. It covers major standardization organizations in the field of Electrical Engineering offering a general overview of the varying structures of national standardization organizations, their goals and targets. Key questions for standardization are answered giving the reader guidance on how to use national and international standards in the electrical business. When shall the company start to enter standardization? How to evaluate the standardization in relationship to the market success? What are the interactions of innovations and market access? What is the cost of standardization? What are the gains for our experts in standardization? Key features: * Provides guidance on how to use national and international standards in the electrical business. * Global active standardization bodies featured include IEEE, IEC and CIGRE as well as regional organizations like CENELEC for Europe, SAC for China, DKE for Germany, and ANSI for USA. * Case studies demonstrate how standardization affects the business and how it may block or open markets. * Explains the multiple connections and influences between the different standardization organizations on international, regional or national levels and regulatory impact to the standardization processes. * Two detailed focused case studies, one on Smart Grid and one on Electro-Mobility, show the influence and the work of international standardization. The case studies explain how innovative technical developments are promoted by standards and what are the roles of standardization organizations are. A valuable reference for electrical engineers, designers, developers, test engineers, sales engineers, marketing engineers and users of electrical equipment as well as authorities and business planners to use and work with standards.

Grid-Connected Photovoltaic Power Generation - Technologies, Engineering Economics, and Risk Management (Hardcover): Peter... Grid-Connected Photovoltaic Power Generation - Technologies, Engineering Economics, and Risk Management (Hardcover)
Peter Gevorkian
R2,019 R1,890 Discovery Miles 18 900 Save R129 (6%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Covering technical design and construction aspects as well as financial analysis and risk assessment, this professional reference work provides a comprehensive overview of solar power technology. Whether or not you have a technology background, this essential guide will help you to understand the design, construction, financial analysis, and risk assessment of solar power technology. The first two chapters present an uncomplicated overview of solar power technology physics, solar cell technology, applications, and equipment. In subsequent chapters, readers are introduced to fundamental econometric analysis in such a way that will allow anyone, whether or not they have a background in finance, to become familiar with the fundamental costing and financing of large scale solar power programs. This book is essential reading for anyone involved with solar power project development, and is suitable for both graduate students and professionals.

FUND OF ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (Paperback, International Edition): Rajendra Prasad FUND OF ELECTRONIC ENGINEERING (Paperback, International Edition)
Rajendra Prasad
R1,216 R1,019 Discovery Miles 10 190 Save R197 (16%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

Fundamentals of Electronic Engineering fulfills the requirements of a textbook on basic electronic engineering, a core course for undergraduate engineering students of all branches. The book deals with fundamental concepts and principles of the subject. Concepts and theories are properly explained and illustrated with examples in this book. Three complete chapters deal with the digital systems including microprocessors, microcomputers, minicomputers, and microcontrollers. The book includes a chapter on analogue, digital, and optical communication systems.

Electrical Installation Work: Level 3 - EAL Edition (Paperback, 2nd New edition): Trevor Linsley Electrical Installation Work: Level 3 - EAL Edition (Paperback, 2nd New edition)
Trevor Linsley
R616 Discovery Miles 6 160 Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

Updated in line with the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations and written specifically for the EAL Diploma in Electrical Installation, this book has a chapter dedicated to each unit of the EAL syllabus, allowing you to master each topic before moving on to the next. This new edition also includes a section on LED lighting. End of chapter revision questions help you to check your understanding and consolidate the key concepts learned in each chapter. A must have for all learners working towards EAL electrical installations qualifications.

Conventional and Alternative Power Generation - Thermodynamics, Mitigation and Sustainability (Hardcover): Neil Packer, Tarik... Conventional and Alternative Power Generation - Thermodynamics, Mitigation and Sustainability (Hardcover)
Neil Packer, Tarik Al-Shemmeri
R2,143 R1,513 Discovery Miles 15 130 Save R630 (29%) Shipped within 7 - 13 working days

A much-needed, up-to-date guide on conventional and alternative power generation This book goes beyond the traditional methods of power generation. It introduces the many recent innovations on the production of electricity and the way they play a major role in combating global warming and improving the efficiency of generation. It contains a strong analytical approach to underpin the theory of power plants--for those using conventional fuels, as well as those using renewable fuels--and looks at the problems from a unique environmental engineering perspective. The book also includes numerous worked examples and case studies to demonstrate the working principles of these systems. Conventional and Alternative Power Generation: Thermodynamics, Mitigation and Sustainability is divided into 8 chapters that comprehensively cover: thermodynamic systems; vapor power cycles, gas power cycles, combustion; control of particulates; carbon capture and storage; air pollution dispersal; and renewable energy and power plants. Features an abundance of worked examples and tutorials Examines the problems of generating power from an environmental engineering perspective Includes all of the latest information, technology, theories, and principles on power generation Conventional and Alternative Power Generation: Thermodynamics, Mitigation and Sustainability is an ideal text for courses on mechanical, chemical, and electrical engineering.

Energy Materials 2017 (CD-ROM, 1st ed. 2017): Xingbo Liu, Kyle Brinkman, Zhendong Liu, Subodh Das, Sebastien Dryepondt, Jeffery... Energy Materials 2017 (CD-ROM, 1st ed. 2017)
Xingbo Liu, Kyle Brinkman, Zhendong Liu, Subodh Das, Sebastien Dryepondt, …
R1,367 R1,231 Discovery Miles 12 310 Save R136 (10%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

This collection highlights materials research and innovations for a wide breadth of energy systems and technologies. The volume includes papers organized into the following sections:Energy and Environmental Issues in Materials Manufacturing and ProcessingMaterials in Clean PowerMaterials for Coal-Based PowerMaterials for Energy Conversion with Emphasis on SOFCMaterials for Gas TurbinesMaterials for Nuclear EnergyMaterials for Oil and Gas

Practical Requirements and Exercises - Electrical Installations Series: Foundation Course (Paperback): E.G. Stocks Practical Requirements and Exercises - Electrical Installations Series: Foundation Course (Paperback)
E.G. Stocks
R785 R661 Discovery Miles 6 610 Save R124 (16%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

This study book summarises the underpinning knowledge for Part 1 Practice for the City & Guilds 2360 or related qualifications. Each exercise is preceded by some theory, which can be studied before doing the practical work. The Exercises have a checklist entitled `points to consider' which will make the students aware of what is expected.

Stage 2 Design - Electrical Installation Series: Advanced Course (Paperback, New edition): Stage 2 Design - Electrical Installation Series: Advanced Course (Paperback, New edition)
R839 R707 Discovery Miles 7 070 Save R132 (16%) Shipped within 8 - 13 working days

This study book is designed to accompany the City & Guilds 2360 Course C on Electrical Installation Work, but can also be used on specific short courses. A project in the Appendix to the book comprises a specification, a set of drawings and a list of tasks, which can be worked through in stages as each relevant chapter of the book is completed. Additional information on installations that need special consideration is also included, for example: explosive and hazardous areas, agricultural and horticultural installations, standby supplies and lightning protection, fire alarm requirements.

Energy Transformation - An Opportunity for Europe (Paperback): Claude Turmes Energy Transformation - An Opportunity for Europe (Paperback)
Claude Turmes
R309 R226 Discovery Miles 2 260 Save R83 (27%) Shipped within 7 - 12 working days

The European Union has powerful resources at its disposal to tackle global warming; together, the countries of the EU are global leaders in the use of renewables. Why, then, has there been such slow progress in actually enforcing energy policy changes? Energy Transformation reveals the bitter political battles fought inside EU institutions over the past fifteen years between the architects of energy transition - those who develop solutions against the grave impetus of global warming - and the saboteurs, who infiltrate the highest European levels of decision-making to slow down the system transformation. Claude Turmes, a prominent MEP on environmental issues, explores a field marked equally by progress and setbacks, from the enthusiasm of the early 2000s to the relapse of the post-2008 economic crisis, with each progressive proposal facing corporate lobbying and high-stakes pressure. It is vital - now more than ever - to understand what we, as industrialised nations, should do. This is a fight not only for the economy, but for democracy and the future of the planet. With the ever-accelerating impact of global warming causing irreversible damage, the time to act is now.

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