Progress in Clean Energy, Volume 1

Analysis and Modeling

  • Ibrahim Dincer
  • C. Ozgur Colpan
  • Onder Kizilkan
  • M. Akif Ezan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Kevork Hacatoglu, Ibrahim Dincer, Marc A. Rosen
    Pages 1-20
  3. Hakan Caliskan, Ibrahim Dincer, Arif Hepbasli
    Pages 41-55
  4. Rami Salah El-Emam, Ibrahim Dincer
    Pages 57-71
  5. Umran Cevrimli, Yunus Emre Yuksel, Murat Ozturk
    Pages 73-88
  6. Shoaib Khanmohammadi, Pouria Ahmadi, Kazem Atashkari, Ramin Kouhi Kamali
    Pages 89-107
  7. W. Chekirou, N. Boukheit, A. Karaali
    Pages 109-119
  8. Octávio Alves, Paulo Brito, Pedro Lopes, Paula Reis
    Pages 135-152
  9. İlhami Yıldız, Jin Yue, Asena Cansu Yıldız
    Pages 193-202
  10. Younes Chiba, Osmann Sari, Arezki Smaïli, Cyril Mahmed, Petri Nikkola
    Pages 225-233
  11. Sayem Zafar, Ibrahim Dincer, Mohamed Gadalla
    Pages 235-257
  12. Marco Bortolini, Mauro Gamberi, Alessandro Graziani, Francesco Pilati
    Pages 259-280

About this book


·         Offers comprehensive coverage of clean energy and its applications, along with the most up-to-date information on analysis and modelling of sustainable power systems

·         Demonstrates how new developments in clean energy modelling and production optimization shape future priorities for better environmental stewardship, sustainable development and energy security

·         Provides numerous illustrative examples, practical applications and case studies


This expansive reference on clean energy technologies focuses on tools for system modelling and analysis, and their role in optimizing designs to achieve greater efficiency, minimize environmental impacts and support sustainable development. Key topics ranging from predicting impacts of on-grid energy storage to environmental impact assessments to advanced exergy analysis techniques are covered. The book includes findings both from experimental investigations and functional extant systems, ranging from microgrid to utility-scale implementations. Engineers, researchers and students will benefit from the broad reach and numerous engineering examples provided.



Clean Carbon Technologies Clean Energy Energy Analysis Energy Modelling Energy Storage Energy Systems Exergy Green Building Renewable Energy Sustainable Energy

Editors and affiliations

  • Ibrahim Dincer
    • 1
  • C. Ozgur Colpan
    • 2
  • Onder Kizilkan
    • 3
  • M. Akif Ezan
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of OntarioOshawaCanada
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringDokuz Eylul UniversityIzmirTurkey
  3. 3.Department of Energy Systems EngineeringSuleyman Demirel UniversityIspartaTurkey
  4. 4.Department of Mechanical EngineeringDokuz Eylul UniversityIzmirTurkey

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-16708-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-16709-1
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