Alternative & Renewable Energy

Renewable energy technology and science are rapidly evolving as demand for alternative energy increases worldwide, with far-reaching implications for global economies, public policy, industrial development, and the environment. The vital research being done in these areas is reflected in Elsevier’s journals, books, eBooks, and information solutions. Our products cover fundamental scientific and technological advances in solar, wind, power transmission, smart grids, and more, with a focus on improving energy efficiency and output among key sectors.

Alternative & Renewable Energy

Britain’s Switch to Low-Carbon Energy Could Give a £21 Billion Boost to the Economy

To fight climate change and meet the Paris Agreement targets the world will need to rapidly switch from... Read more

Alternative & Renewable Energy

McEvoy’s Handbook of Photovoltaics (Third Edition)

Photovoltaics (PV) make use of the main resource available on our planet, solar radiation, to produce electrical energy... Read more

Alternative & Renewable Energy

How Solar Power Can Protect the US Military from Threats to the Electric Grid

As the U.S. military increases its use of drones in surveillance and combat overseas, the danger posed by a threat... Read more

Alternative & Renewable Energy

Modeling and Optimization of Biomass Supply Chains

Modeling and Optimization of Biomass Supply Chains: Top Down and Bottom Up Assessment for Agricultural, Forest and Waste... Read more

Alternative & Renewable Energy

Free Access to Articles from the Encyclopedia of Sustainable Technologies

Encyclopedia of Sustainable Technologies provides an authoritative assessment of the sustainable technologies that are currently available or in development.... Read more

Alternative & Renewable Energy

Why the Withering Nuclear Power Industry Threatens US National Security

These are tough times for nuclear power in the U.S. Power plants under construction are facing serious delays,... Read more

Alternative & Renewable Energy

100% Renewable by 2050: The Technology Already Exists to Make it Happen

Most of the world could switch to 100% renewable energy by 2050, creating millions of jobs, saving millions... Read more

Alternative & Renewable Energy; Earth & Environmental Science

Agile Energy Systems: Central Grid and On-Site Distributed Power Together

Governments on all levels (UN, Nations, States and Cities) and their utilities (central grid and on-site power) are... Read more

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