Sustainable Energy System Engineering: The Complete Green Building Design Resource by Peter GevorkianSustainable Energy System Engineering: The Complete Green Building Design Resource by Peter Gevorkian

Sustainable Energy System Engineering: The Complete Green Building Design Resource

byPeter Gevorkian

Hardcover | October 31, 2006

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The only complete design resource for sustainable energy systems geared towards engineers

This highly visual resource goes beyond theory and provides solid, hands-on mechanical and electrical engineering information on the design and installation of sustainable energy systems. You will find everything you need -- including real-world case studies -- to develop the most energy efficient systems possible for a wide variety of projects.

Dr. Peter Gevorkian, PhD is President of Vector Delta Design Group, Inc., an electrical engineering and solar power design consulting organization, specializing in industrial, commercial and residential projects. In the past several years, the company extended its expertise in the filed of renewable energy sources such as solar power, ...
Title:Sustainable Energy System Engineering: The Complete Green Building Design ResourceFormat:HardcoverDimensions:568 pages, 9.4 × 7.7 × 1.5 inPublished:October 31, 2006Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071473599

ISBN - 13:9780071473590

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Table of Contents

Foreword

Introduction

My Reason for Writing This Book

Acknowledgments

Disclaimer Note

Chapter 1: Solar Power Technology

Chapter 2: Solar Power Generation Design

Chapter 3: Solar Power Generation Project Implementation

Chapter 4: Energy Conservation

Chapter 5: LEED(tm) -- Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

Chapter 6: California Energy Commission Rebate Incentive Plans

Chapter 7: Economics of Solar Power Systems

Chapter 8: Passive Solar Heating Technologies

Chapter 9: Fuel Cell Technologies

Chapter 10: Wind Energy Technologies

Chapter 11: Ocean Energy Technologies

Chapter 12: Geothermal Energy

Chapter 13: Biofuels and Biogas Technologies

Chapter 14: Hydroelectric Power

Chapter 15: Nuclear Power

Chapter 16: Pollution Abatement

APPENDIX A: UNIT CONVERSION AND DESIGN REFERENCE TABLES

APPENDIX B: PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEM SUPPORT HARDWARE AND STRUCTURE

APPENDIX C: CALIFORNIA ENERGY COMMISSION REBATE FORMS AND CERTIFIED EQUIPMENT

APPENDIX D: HISTORICAL TIMELINE OF SOLAR ENERGY

APPENDIX E: LIST OF SUSTAINABLE ENERGY EQUIPMENT SUPPLIERS AND CONSULTANTS

APPENDIX F: GLOSSARY

INDEX