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Renewable Energy Engineering


Nick Jenkins, Cardiff University, Janaka Ekanayake, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
Published 2024


Fully revised and updated, this second edition provides students with a quantitative and accessible introduction to the renewable technologies at the heart of efforts to build a sustainable future. Key features include new chapters on essential topics in energy storage, off-grid systems, microgrids and community energy; revised chapters on energy and grid fundamentals, wind energy, hydro power, photovoltaic and solar thermal energy, marine energy and bioenergy; appendices on foundational topics in electrical engineering, heat transfer and fluid dynamics; discussion of…

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Key features

  • Provides broad coverage with an emphasis on multidisciplinary approaches, suitable for students from a wide range of backgrounds or without previous specialization in energy
  • Demonstrates the calculation techniques and design procedures that allow students to design and assess renewable energy schemes
  • Includes information on current developments to support students' future careers in this rapidly expanding area

About the book

  • DOI
  • Subjects Civil and Geotechnical Engineering,Engineering,Power and Energy
  • Format: Hardback
    • Expected publication date: 30 May 2024
    • ISBN: 9781009295789
    • Dimensions (mm): 254 x 178 mm
    • Weight: 1.26kg
    • Page extent: 530 pages
    • Availability: Not yet published - available from
  • Format: Paperback
    • Expected publication date: 30 May 2024
    • ISBN: 9781009295765
    • Dimensions (mm): 254 x 178 mm
    • Weight: 1.13kg
    • Page extent: 530 pages
    • Availability: Not yet published - available from
  • Format: Digital
    • Publication date: 08 March 2024
    • ISBN: 9781009295734

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