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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: reference entry
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1222771
Description: Electricity produced from geothermal renewable energy sources harnesses the energy contained as heat in the Earth's interior. Geothermal power is generated by extracting hot fluids from the geothermal ... More
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/317262
Description: 36 page(s)
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/317303
Description: 21 page(s)
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1062909
Description: This work reviews the tools and methods used for quantifying sustainable development. The paper first reviews categorization of the tools based on weak and strong sustainability. It then provides crit ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/317242
Description: 20 page(s)
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/276464
Description: Increased production rates of iron and steel promote economic wealth, however they impose challenges to sustainable development due to emissions associated with iron and steelmaking and increasing use ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/184530
Description: Renewable energy technologies are expected to take the leading role in the forthcoming energy generation portfolio in order to achieve sustainable energy generation. The major constraints for increasi ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/344999
Description: Also published in Journal of cleaner production, Vol. 51, (2013), p.66-70, doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2013.01.016
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/119662
Description: The sustainability of electricity generation has been assessed by the application of eight key indictors. Literature data has been applied to rank different electricity generating technologies in orde ... More
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Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 090400 Chemical Engineering
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/115181
Description: Solar is the most abundant, permanent energy source in the world. The surface of the Earth receives over 100 000 TW of energy from the sun every year. In comparison, the global electricity generation ... More
Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/113645
Description: The sustainability of electricity generation from biomass has been assessed in this work according to the key indicators of price, efficiency, greenhouse gas emissions, availability, limitations, land ... More
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Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/203138
Description: Hydroelectricity is an established power generation technology with over 100 years of commercial operation. In 2007, over 3,000 TWh of electricity were produced in the OECD by hydropower, representing ... More
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