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Energy and Sustainability V

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The Relationship Between Energy Policies And Quality Of Life In Russia

Author(s): N. Didenko, K. Kunze

Pages: 9 Page Range: 3 - 11 Size: 402 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Risk-oriented Approach To Capital Management At A Power Generation Company In Russia

Author(s): A. Domnikov, P. Khomenko, G. Chebotareva

Pages: 12 Page Range: 13 - 24 Size: 567 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Framework To Evaluate The Energy Efficiency Potential Of Kuwaiti Homes

Author(s): B. Jaffar, T. Oreszczyn, R. Raslan

Pages: 14 Page Range: 25 - 38 Size: 455 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Residential Built Heritage Of Algiers And Its Energy Behaviour: Case Study Of The Building Number 3 Flats Of The Aero-habitat District

Author(s): S. Ferhat, M. Boutrahi

Pages: 15 Page Range: 39 - 53 Size: 1,504 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Green Growth: A Game Changer Ushering In The Death Of The Internal Combustion Engine?

Author(s): G. Nhamo

Pages: 13 Page Range: 55 - 67 Size: 919 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Assessing Leadership And Employee Safety Participation In Managing Health And Safety: A Case Study Of K-Refinery And Petrochemical Companies (K-RPC)

Author(s): S. C. Theophilus, J. H. Shaibu

Pages: 11 Page Range: 69 - 79 Size: 534 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Simplified Actor Analysis For A Case Of Developing Renewable Energy

Author(s): V. E. Silin

Pages: 8 Page Range: 83 - 90 Size: 920 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Simulation-based Method To Evaluate A PV/wind Hybrid Renewable Energy System In Terengganu

Author(s): W. M. W. Muda, C. A. Fong

Pages: 12 Page Range: 91 - 102 Size: 706 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Modelling And Design Analyses Of A Piezoelectric Cymbal Transducer (PCT) Structure For Energy Harvesting Application

Author(s): H. G. Chua, B. C. Kok, H. H. Goh

Pages: 12 Page Range: 103 - 114 Size: 581 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Estimation Of Power Generation In A Thermal Oil Heater By A New Material Based Thermoelectric Generator

Author(s): M. Riaz, M. C. Barma, R. Saidur, B. D. Long

Pages: 13 Page Range: 115 - 127 Size: 489 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Potential Of Palm Biomass As Renewable Energy Source From Data Analysis Of Sua Manggis Palm Oil Mill In Linggi, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

Author(s): W. J. Ng, A. A. Rahman, S. L. Koh

Pages: 10 Page Range: 129 - 138 Size: 861 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Mixed Transition Metal Oxides For Efficient Electrochemical Splitting Of Water To Hydrogen And Oxygen

Author(s): M. Frites, A. Simpson, R. Gautam, S. U. M. Khan

Pages: 8 Page Range: 139 - 146 Size: 1,145 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Environmental And Economic Aspects Of A Biogas Power Plant

Author(s): Gy. Szabó, I. Fazekas, K. Kisari, T. Buday, G. Szabó, Sz. Szabó, M. Paládi, A. Kerényi

Pages: 12 Page Range: 149 - 160 Size: 711 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Renewable Heat Solution For Water Ingress In The Glasgow Subway Tunnel System

Author(s): K. Ninikas, N. Hytiris, R. Emmanuel, B. Aaen, S. McMillan

Pages: 11 Page Range: 161 - 171 Size: 1,411 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Efficiency Improvement Of Steam Power Plants In Kuwait

Author(s): H. Hussain, M. Sebzali, B. Ameer

Pages: 12 Page Range: 173 - 184 Size: 721 kb Price: Free (open access)

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From A Forecasting Methodology For The Electric Energy Consumption Of Mono-towns To Its Sustainability

Author(s): S. V. Fedorova, P. Yu. Khudyakov, N. A. Melkozerov, D. A. Firsova

Pages: 12 Page Range: 185 - 196 Size: 621 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Utilization Of Solar Energy Potential On Roofs: Building Extraction From The LiDAR Database In A Hungarian Sample Area

Author(s): G. Szabó, Gy. Szabó, P. Enyedi, I. Fazekas, T. Buday, A. Kerényi, M. Paládi, N. Mecser, Sz. Szabó

Pages: 9 Page Range: 197 - 205 Size: 1,812 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Design Of An Appropriate Geothermal Energy System

Author(s): H. Kumashiro, V. Kharisma, C. Pamatang Morgana Sianipar, K. Koido, R. Takahashi, K. Dowaki

Pages: 11 Page Range: 207 - 217 Size: 348 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Experimental And Numerical Study On Ground Material Absorptivity For Solar Chimney Power Applications

Author(s): S. S. Al-Azawie, S. Hassan, M. F. Zammeri

Pages: 12 Page Range: 219 - 230 Size: 591 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Perceived Factors That Influence Energy Consumption

Author(s): A. H. Araghi, E. Sakhaee

Pages: 11 Page Range: 231 - 241 Size: 367 kb Price: Free (open access)

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An Experimental Device Designed To Obtain Repeatable Condensation Peaks In A Closed System

Author(s): U. Soupremanien, E. Ollier, N. Salamon, S. Monfray, T. Skotnicki

Pages: 12 Page Range: 243 - 254 Size: 2,086 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Characterization Of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons In Suspended Fine Particulate Matter Emitted From Rice Husk Burning Under Different Combustion Temperature Conditions

Author(s): Q. Wang, K. Kobayashi, S. Lu, S. Itoh, D. Nakajima

Pages: 12 Page Range: 257 - 268 Size: 600 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Potential Of The Compact Extended Aeration Reactor (CEAR) As An Integrated System To Biologically Degrade Municipal Sewage According To Malaysian Regulatory Limits: Design, Process And Performance

Author(s): S. R. M. Kutty, M. H. Isa, A. Nasiru, I. U. Salihi, H. Ezerie

Pages: 11 Page Range: 269 - 279 Size: 690 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Microwave Incinerated Sugarcane Bagasse Ash (MISCBA) As A Low Cost Adsorbent For The Removal Of Zinc In Aqueous Solution

Author(s): I. U. Salihi, S. R. M. Kutty, M. H. Isa, N. Aminu, H. Ezerie

Pages: 10 Page Range: 281 - 290 Size: 543 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Potential For Using A Coconut Shell Catalyst For The Selective Catalytic Reduction Of NOx Gases

Author(s): I. Yakub, N. M. Sutan, Y. H. Taufiq-Yap, M. S. Islam

Pages: 8 Page Range: 291 - 298 Size: 629 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Qualitative Risk Management Framework To Evaluate Environmental Risk Events In Infrastructure Projects In Developing Countries

Author(s): A. M. Aboushady, S. A. R. El-Sawy

Pages: 13 Page Range: 299 - 311 Size: 627 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Anthropogenic Entropy Acceleration And Its Relationship To Shannon Information In The Context Of Socioeconomics

Author(s): B. E. Layton

Pages: 13 Page Range: 313 - 325 Size: 468 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Heat Exchange And NOx Reduction In The 350 MW Steam Generator

Author(s): G. Jarquin, G. Polupan, I. Carvajal, D. Montaño

Pages: 13 Page Range: 327 - 339 Size: 504 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Environmental Issues Caused By The Increasing Number Of Vehicles In Iraq

Author(s): H. M. Jassim, F. H. Ibraheem, B. F. A. Zangana

Pages: 12 Page Range: 341 - 352 Size: 1,560 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Effect Of Crude Oil Products On The Geotechnical Properties Of Soil

Author(s): Z. N. Rasheed, F. R. Ahmed, H. M. Jassim

Pages: 10 Page Range: 353 - 362 Size: 382 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Inserting The Environmental Culture As A Specific Element Within EMS In Oil And Gas Industry Operations

Author(s): A. M. Kadir

Pages: 9 Page Range: 363 - 371 Size: 320 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Sustainable Space Optimization And Function Versatility Through Mass Displacement

Author(s): S. S. Zubir, Q. Norhisham, Y. Rahman

Pages: 12 Page Range: 375 - 386 Size: 1,688 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Impact Of The Envelope Design Of Residential Buildings On Their Acclimation Energy Demand, CO2 Emissions And Energy Rating

Author(s): M. Carpio, A. García-Maraver, D. P. Ruiz, M. Martín-Morales

Pages: 12 Page Range: 387 - 398 Size: 1,167 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Sustainable Timber Use In Residential Construction: Perception Versus Reality

Author(s): D. Thomas, G. Ding, K. Crews

Pages: 12 Page Range: 399 - 410 Size: 448 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Rooftop Garden Development In Iskandar, Malaysia: Growth And Perception

Author(s): M. R. Maryanti, Z. Z. Ainur, P. W. Tan, M. Y. Norhidayah, H. Khadijah, M. N. Razali, A. L. Maslinda

Pages: 9 Page Range: 411 - 419 Size: 358 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Sustainability In Waterfront Development In Malaysia: Barriers To Achieving Best Practices Of Waterfront Development

Author(s): M. N. Razali, A. M. Yassin, S. H. Mastor, A. Z. Zainudin

Pages: 10 Page Range: 421 - 430 Size: 286 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Environmental Preservation Based On An Inorganic Coating

Author(s): M. Tanaka, Y. Manaka, O. Hanada, M. Taguchi, A. Osonoe, M. Tanaka, T. Goh, R. Hanada, H. Gotoh, M. Takezawa

Pages: 10 Page Range: 431 - 440 Size: 933 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Proposed Australian Transition To An Anhydrous Ammonia Fuel Transport Economy To Replace Liquid Petroleum Fuels

Author(s): R. G. Boothroyd

Pages: 14 Page Range: 443 - 456 Size: 400 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Study Of Ternary Metal Oxides As Supercapacitor Electrodes

Author(s): B. Bhujun, S. Anandan, M. T. T. Tan

Pages: 12 Page Range: 457 - 468 Size: 1,903 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Analysis And Optimization Of Temperature Stratification In A Thermal Energy Storage Tank

Author(s): N. Penkova, N. Harryzanov

Pages: 10 Page Range: 469 - 478 Size: 1,013 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Thermal Capacitors Made From Miscibility Gap Alloys (MGAs)

Author(s): T. Fiedler, A. J. Rawson, H. Sugo, E. Kisi

Pages: 8 Page Range: 479 - 486 Size: 693 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Synthesis Of Novel Catalysts For Hydrodeoxygenation Of Bio-oil: Guaiacol As A Model Component

Author(s): A. Aqsha, N. Mahinpey, L. Katta, L. Gras, C. J. Lim

Pages: 10 Page Range: 489 - 498 Size: 560 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Mathematical Analysis Of A Kinetic Model For Enzymatic Cellulose Hydrolysis

Author(s): N. Mohd Jamil

Pages: 12 Page Range: 499 - 510 Size: 382 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Co-liquefaction Of Rubber Seed And Low Rank Coal: Effect Of Weight Ratio And Temperature

Author(s): S. N. A. M. Hassan, M. A. M. Ishak, K. Ismail

Pages: 8 Page Range: 511 - 518 Size: 369 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Study Of Water Hyacinth (Eichhornia Crassipes) On The Quality Of Cow Dung Biogas

Author(s): D. V. Adegunloye

Pages: 8 Page Range: 519 - 526 Size: 303 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Increasing The Selectivity Of The Hydrocarbon Feedstock Pyrolysis

Author(s): E. Magaril, R. Magaril

Pages: 6 Page Range: 529 - 534 Size: 367 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Acceleration Of Boiling In The Desired Conditions: Application Of Its Effect In The Refinery And Petrochemical Industries

Author(s): A. A. Ali, R. Z. Magaril, M. S. Rogalev, E. R. Magaril

Pages: 9 Page Range: 535 - 543 Size: 387 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Enhanced Oil Recovery By CO2 Injection In Carbonate Reservoirs

Author(s): H. Hawez, Z. Ahmed

Pages: 12 Page Range: 547 - 558 Size: 921 kb Price: Free (open access)

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RIH Intermediate Section Casing In Bazian-1 Exploration Oil Well

Author(s): A. K. Darwesh

Pages: 11 Page Range: 559 - 569 Size: 2,533 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Using Energy Substances As A Way To Enhance Oil Recovery

Author(s): B. S. Moldabekov, R. G. Sarmurzina, G. I. Boyko, U. S. Karabalin, G. G. Kurapov, N. P. Lubchenco

Pages: 7 Page Range: 571 - 577 Size: 430 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Pore, Abnormal Formation And Fracture Pressure Prediction

Author(s): F. Khoshnaw, P. Jaf, S. Farkha

Pages: 15 Page Range: 579 - 593 Size: 1,283 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Rheological Study Of The Effect Of Calcium Surface-modified Bentonite On An Oil-based Drilling Fluid

Author(s): R. P. Silva, V. C. Santanna, D. M. A. Melo, A. L. Medeiros

Pages: 6 Page Range: 595 - 600 Size: 583 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Dry Reforming Of Methane Under An Electro-catalytic Bed: Effect Of Electrical Current And Catalyst Composition

Author(s): M. Banville, R. Labrecque, J.-M. Lavoie

Pages: 9 Page Range: 603 - 611 Size: 673 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Capillary Pressure And Buoyancy Effects In The CO2/brine Flow System

Author(s): J. S. Pau, W. K. S. Pao, S. P. Yong, P. Q. Memon

Pages: 12 Page Range: 613 - 624 Size: 443 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Experimental Study Of Carbon Dioxide Separation With Nanoporous Ceramic Membranes

Author(s): M. N. Kajama, N. C. Nwogu, E. Gobina

Pages: 9 Page Range: 625 - 633 Size: 2,191 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Rate-based Modelling Of CO2 Removal From The Flue Gases Of Power Plants

Author(s): S. Moioli

Pages: 12 Page Range: 635 - 646 Size: 446 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Novel Quantum NMR Magnetometer Non-contact Defectoscopy And Monitoring Technique For The Safe Exploitation Of Gas Pipelines

Author(s): E. D. Narkhov, V. A. Sapunov, A. U. Denisov, D. V. Savelyev

Pages: 10 Page Range: 649 - 658 Size: 1,032 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Magnetic Characterization Techniques For Monitoring Gas Pipelines Under Severe Loading

Author(s): S. Mitropolskaya

Pages: 9 Page Range: 659 - 667 Size: 900 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Complex Reagents For The Removal And Inhibition Of Paraffin Deposition For Highly Paraffinic Oil Production And Transportation

Author(s): S. Askarova, G. Boyko, N. Lyubchenko, R. Sarmurzina, U. Karabalin

Pages: 8 Page Range: 669 - 676 Size: 455 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Sustaining Thermal Power Plant Production In Low Water Supply Regions Using Cooling Towers

Author(s): H. H. Al-Kayiem, M. A. W. Theeb

Pages: 12 Page Range: 679 - 690 Size: 736 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Signal Settings Design Problem With An Analytical Approach: Application In An Urban Area

Author(s): A. Polimeni, A. Vitetta

Pages: 9 Page Range: 691 - 699 Size: 349 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Results Of The Implementation Of SAS Technology For The Renovation And Life Extension Of District Heating Systems

Author(s): M. V. Lukin, A. V. Ryzhenkov, A. V. Kurshakov, O. V. Ryzhenkov, A. P. Karpunin

Pages: 9 Page Range: 701 - 709 Size: 2,778 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Prospects Of The Use Of Thin-film Heat-insulation Coatings For The Protection Of The Pipelines Of Heating Systems And Power Equipment

Author(s): A. V. Volkov, N. A. Loginova, A. F. Pristshepov

Pages: 7 Page Range: 711 - 717 Size: 549 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Turbulence Effect On A Lean Premixed Methane-air Flame In A Bunsen Burner

Author(s): M. S. Boulahlib, M. Chekired, S. Boukebbab

Pages: 9 Page Range: 719 - 727 Size: 807 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Possibilities Of The Application Of Ion-plasma Technologies To Improve The Wear Resistance Of The Functional Surfaces Of Power Equipment Elements

Author(s): G. V. Kachalin, A. F. Mednikov, A. F. Mednikov, A. B. Tkhabisimov

Pages: 9 Page Range: 729 - 737 Size: 1,257 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Analysis Of Energy Efficiency Improvement And Climate Change Mitigation Policy In Lithuania

Author(s): Z. Simanaviciene, A. Volochovic, A. Simanavicius

Pages: 11 Page Range: 739 - 749 Size: 354 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Identification Of A Canonical Configuration For A Quantitative Analysis Of Transport Phenomena In Electric Machines Based On Entropy Generation

Author(s): T. Eger, D. Thévenin, G. Janiga, T. Bol, R. Schroth

Pages: 12 Page Range: 751 - 762 Size: 587 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Characterization Of The Specific Energy Consumption Of Electricity In The Portuguese Sausage Industry

Author(s): J. Nunes, P. D. Silva, L. P. Andrade, P. D. Gaspar

Pages: 12 Page Range: 763 - 774 Size: 369 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Global Initiatives In Waste Gasification

Author(s): S. Petters, K. Mauthner, K. Tse

Pages: 12 Page Range: 777 - 788 Size: 369 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Capabilities, Difficulties And Obstacles For Energy Recovery From MSW’ As A Sustainable Option For Waste Management In Iran

Author(s): E. Rahimi

Pages: 10 Page Range: 789 - 798 Size: 343 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Gasification Of SRF In A GazEla Fixed Bed Reactor

Author(s): A. Sobolewski, T. Iluk, M. Szul

Pages: 9 Page Range: 799 - 807 Size: 532 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Substitution Of Fossil Fuel By Industrial Waste In Clinker Kilns

Author(s): N. Kadel, M. A. Sellitto, M. Borchardt, G. M. Pereira

Pages: 11 Page Range: 809 - 819 Size: 540 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Choice Experiment Study On The Fuel Preference Of Kibera Slum Households In Kenya

Author(s): A. Yonemitsu, M. Njenga, M. Iiyama, S. Matsushita

Pages: 10 Page Range: 821 - 830 Size: 412 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Waste As A Source For District Heat Production And Greenhouse Gas Reduction: A Case Study

Author(s): S. Vares, K. Klobut, A. Itänen

Pages: 11 Page Range: 831 - 841 Size: 657 kb Price: Free (open access)

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LNG As Fuel: Demand Opportunities And Supply Challenges In Austria

Author(s): L. Simmer, S. Pfoser, G. Aschauer, O. Schauer

Pages: 9 Page Range: 845 - 853 Size: 313 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Coal Liquefaction Using A Tetralin-glycerol Co-solvent System: Effect Of Temperature And Reaction Time On Conversion And Product Yield

Author(s): S. N. Ali, K. Ismail, M. A. M. Ishak, A. H. Jawad

Pages: 8 Page Range: 855 - 862 Size: 411 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Reducing The Negative Impact Of Motor Transport On The Environment: Prospects For The Use Of Fiscal Instruments In Russia

Author(s): I. Mayburov, Y. Leontyeva

Pages: 12 Page Range: 863 - 874 Size: 356 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Terminal Cycle Time In Road-rail Combined Transport

Author(s): F. Russo, U. Sansone

Pages: 12 Page Range: 875 - 886 Size: 888 kb Price: Free (open access)

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LNG As An Alternative Fuel: The Steps Towards European Implementation

Author(s): L. Simmer, G. Aschauer, O. Schauer, S. Pfoser

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Energy and Sustainability V


Transaction

WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment

Volume

186

Print ISBN

978-1-84564-837-4

Edited By

H.H. Al-Kayiem, Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia; C.A. Brebbia, Wessex Institute of Technology, UK and S.S. Zubir, Universiti Teknologi Mara, Malaysia

Online ISSN

1743-3541

Published

2015

Pages

924