Book - Understanding Renewable Energy Systems
DescriptionThe text book "Understanding Renewable Energy Systems, for a sustainable future" is now available. The book brings together the essential elements needed to gain an understanding of the basic principles of Energy.
Energy Auditing, Solar Energy, Wind Energy and Micro Hydro , energy systems
This resource includes; an understanding of basic electrical systems both AC and DC, safety issues including current regulations regarding design and installation rules, circuit protection and component sizing.
In addition the book includes a step by step guide to effectively design
Standalone Energy Systems,
Grid Connected Energy Systems,
Mini Grid Systems, and
Hybrid Energy Systems
Essential elements include cable sizing, de-rating factors, locating solar arrays, wind turbine and micro hydro systems, maximum power point tracking, battery bank sizing and rules of design and a guide to maintaining system performance.
As part of the holistic approach to sustainability the text looks at the basic concepts of energy efficient building design and environmental consideration. The book also includes a glance at the Building Code of Australia, the introduction of energy rating schemes, and much, much more.
Note: This book is suitable for electrical students & professionals who wish to design & install renewable energy systems.
For more information about this 290 page book please see the Table of Contents in the Downloads section.
Weight: 0.83 Kilograms