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Energy and Sustainability VI

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Hydrokinetic Turbine Location Analysis By A Local Collocation Method With Radial Basis Functions For Two-dimensional Shallow Water Equations

Author(s): C. A. Bustamante, W. F. Florez, H. Power, A. F. Hill

Pages: 11 Page Range: 3 - 13 Size: 283 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Hydrodynamic Screws As An Alternative For Small Hydropower Generation In Colombia

Author(s): M. E. Madrid, J. M. Toro, S. Ortega

Pages: 9 Page Range: 15 - 23 Size: 3,199 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Study On Catalytic Pyrolysis And Efficient Gasification Of Cellulose As Biomass Samples

Author(s): Q. Wang, T. Watanabe, R. Ogawa, P. Aparu, K. Sugiyama

Pages: 12 Page Range: 27 - 38 Size: 952 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Conversion Of Bagasse To Char-water Fuel By Pyrolysis

Author(s): G. J. Griffin, L. C. K. Tan, L. K. Ho, M. Pannirselvam

Pages: 11 Page Range: 39 - 49 Size: 407 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Power Generation Alternatives From Biomass Gasification Using Different Syngas Pathways

Author(s): F. Campuzano, C. Arenas, M. Betancur, A. Hill, J. D. Martínez

Pages: 11 Page Range: 51 - 61 Size: 394 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Characterization Of Liquefied Waste Bamboo And White-rotted Wood

Author(s): Q. Wang, H. Takahashi, Y. Takahashi, H. Kurokawa, K. Sekiguchi, K. Sugiyama

Pages: 12 Page Range: 63 - 74 Size: 1,100 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Cotton Stalks For Power Generation In Baja California, Mexico By SWOT Analysis Methodology

Author(s): M. Coronado, G. Montero, C. García, R. Torres, A. Vázquez, R. Ayala, J. León, L. Pérez, E. Romero

Pages: 12 Page Range: 75 - 86 Size: 532 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Energy Generation By Waste Incineration: The Management Of Impregnated Wood

Author(s): R. Sjöblom, J. Kumpiene

Pages: 12 Page Range: 89 - 100 Size: 282 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Power Generation Estimation From Wheat Straw In Mexico

Author(s): C. García, G. Montero, M. Coronado, R. Torres, A. M. Vázquez, J. R. Ayala, J. A. León, C. A. Sagaste

Pages: 10 Page Range: 101 - 110 Size: 786 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Evaluation Of Low-temperature Waste Heat Recovery Technologies For The Cement Industry

Author(s): L. Lopera, C. Nieto, A. C. Escudero, C. A. Bustamante, M. C. Fernández

Pages: 12 Page Range: 111 - 122 Size: 432 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Next-generation Balanced Throttle Control Valves For Steam Turbines

Author(s): A. Zaryankin, N. Rogalev, A. Rogalev, E. Oleynikova, E. Grigoriev

Pages: 12 Page Range: 125 - 136 Size: 830 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Design Of A Hydrokinetic Turbine

Author(s): E. Chica, F. Pérez, A. Rubio-Clemente, S. Agudelo

Pages: 12 Page Range: 137 - 148 Size: 1,048 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Methods Of Low-pressure Cylinders Throughput Improvement For Construction Of Ultra-high Capacity Generation Units

Author(s): A. Zaryankin, A. Rogalev, I. Garanin, S. Osipov

Pages: 12 Page Range: 149 - 160 Size: 1,029 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Application Of Latent-heat-storage Building Envelope Systems For Increasing Energy Efficiency In The Building Sector

Author(s): Z. Pavlík, A. Trník, J. Fořt, M. Pavlíková, J. Maděra, R. Černý

Pages: 10 Page Range: 163 - 172 Size: 609 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Adaptability To Energy, Production Efficiency And The Crude Oil Price: Evidence From A Small Open Economy

Author(s): C.-H. Huang, H.-P. Su, C.-W. Yang, C.-Y. Hong, J.-F. Li

Pages: 12 Page Range: 173 - 184 Size: 313 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Computational Assessment Of Energy Efficiency And Hygrothermal Performance Of Retrofitted Historical Building Envelopes

Author(s): V. Kočí, J. Maděra, R. Černý

Pages: 12 Page Range: 185 - 196 Size: 1,750 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Performance Of A Solar PV Tracking System On Tropic Regions

Author(s): Y. Garcia, O. Diaz, C. Agudelo

Pages: 11 Page Range: 197 - 207 Size: 1,562 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Combustion Monitoring System On A Natural Gas Fuelled Spark Ignition Engine With High Compression Ratio Using Ionization Current Sensors

Author(s): D. Molina, F. Restrepo, I. Bedoya

Pages: 10 Page Range: 209 - 218 Size: 392 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Impacts Of Renewable Energy In The Current Business Model Of Latin American Utilities

Author(s): F. E. Giraldo

Pages: 11 Page Range: 221 - 231 Size: 1,156 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Energy Requirements In A Technified Poultry Farm In Central Mexico

Author(s): A. Arroyo-Pitacua, L. Márquez-Benavides, E. L. Moreno-Goytia

Pages: 9 Page Range: 233 - 241 Size: 647 kb Price: Free (open access)

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State Of Charge And State Of Health Determination Model For A Lead-acid Battery To Be Implemented In A Management System

Author(s): J. Hernández, A. F. Campos, R. Gómez

Pages: 12 Page Range: 243 - 254 Size: 852 kb Price: Free (open access)

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A Comparative Critical Study On Regulatory Instruments To Further Large-scale Desalination And Energy Mix Diversification Through The Symbiotic Use Of Selected Non-conventional Renewable Energies

Author(s): R. M. Plaza

Pages: 12 Page Range: 255 - 266 Size: 272 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Green Procurement Model Using Petri Nets: A Perspective Developed From The Models Applied To The Supply Chain

Author(s): L. M. Guevara Ortega, L. Rodríguez Urrego, D. Gómez Gutiérrez, J. G. Chenet

Pages: 11 Page Range: 267 - 277 Size: 616 kb Price: Free (open access)

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DC Compensation Systems And Their Implications On The Planning Of Expansions In Metro Systems: A Case Study Of Medellin

Author(s): A. E. Díez, P. Alzate, J. V. Restrepo, L. Castrillon, E. Manrique, M. Figueroa

Pages: 11 Page Range: 281 - 291 Size: 582 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Reintroduction Of Grid-connected Alternatives Into The Planning Of Mass Transportation Systems In Colombia

Author(s): A. E. Díez, P. Alzate, V. Restrepo, A. Bohórquez

Pages: 12 Page Range: 293 - 304 Size: 537 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Assessment Of Solar Reflectance Of Roofing Assemblies Of Dwellings In Guayaquil, Ecuador

Author(s): J. Macias, G. Soriano, H. Sanchez, Y. Canchingre

Pages: 9 Page Range: 307 - 315 Size: 608 kb Price: Free (open access)

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The Thermal Retrofitting Of Walls, Windows And Ceilings In Traditional Scottish Buildings

Author(s): J. Stinson, J. Bros Williamson, A. Reid, J. Currie

Pages: 9 Page Range: 317 - 325 Size: 440 kb Price: Free (open access)

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First In Situ Measurement Of Soil Thermal Response In Guayaquil, Ecuador

Author(s): G. Soriano, R. Villanueva, I. Gonzalez, K. Lopez, M. Cornejo

Pages: 10 Page Range: 327 - 336 Size: 1,102 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Thermal Comfort In Lebanese Residential Unit Case Studies: A Coastal Region In Lebanon

Author(s): O. Omar, Y. Sabsaby

Pages: 13 Page Range: 337 - 349 Size: 2,972 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Environmental Diagnosis Methodology To Analyze Landfill-associated Risks In Colombia

Author(s): G. Arrieta, I. Requena, J. Toro, M. Zamorano

Pages: 13 Page Range: 353 - 365 Size: 399 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Environmental, Social And Structural Aspects Involving The Expansion Of Macro Photovoltaic Energy In Brazil

Author(s): C. F. Freire, G. A. Trevisan

Pages: 12 Page Range: 367 - 378 Size: 969 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Optimum Design Of Nozzles’ Tribology Systems Of A Diesel Engine Fuel Injector With High Values Of Rail Pressure

Author(s): V. Lazarev, G. Lomakin, E. Lazarev, A. Mylnikov, G. Wachtmeister

Pages: 9 Page Range: 379 - 387 Size: 1,333 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Preliminary Results Of The Atmospheric Leakage Dispersion Modeling Of The Brazilian CO2 Pilot

Author(s): A. Moreira, J. C. Almeida, S. Oliveira, W. Nakaema, E. Landulfo, F. Rosario, A. P. Musse, M. Bruno, S. Correa

Pages: 12 Page Range: 391 - 402 Size: 970 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Reducing The Embodied Carbon Of Construction Projects Through A Carbon Emission Encompassed Tender

Author(s): S. T. Ng

Pages: 11 Page Range: 403 - 413 Size: 330 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Using Life Cycle Assessment To Compare The Environmental Performance Of Electricity Generation Technologies In Ecuador: Fuel Oil In Internal Combustion Engines Vs. Fuel Oil In Steam Power Plants

Author(s): A. D. Ramirez, A. J. Boero, A. M. Melendres

Pages: 9 Page Range: 417 - 425 Size: 256 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Design, Implementation And Operation Of A Solar Hybrid System In A Remote Area In The Colombian Guajira Desert

Author(s): L. Rodríguez Urrego, J. Valencia Llanos, D. Rodríguez Urrego, A. Martínez Garcia

Pages: 12 Page Range: 427 - 438 Size: 1,028 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Electric-solar Boats: An Option For Sustainable River Transportation In The Ecuadorian Amazon

Author(s): F. Guamán, J. Ordoñez, J. L. Espinoza, J. Jara-Alvear

Pages: 10 Page Range: 439 - 448 Size: 2,634 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Analysis Of Large-scale Integration Of Renewable Energy Sources In The Mexican Electricity System

Author(s): J. J. Vidal-Amaro, P. A. Østergaard, C. Sheinbaum-Pardo

Pages: 13 Page Range: 449 - 461 Size: 1,451 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Biogas Robust Processing With Combined Catalytic Reformer And Trap: BioRobur Project

Author(s): Y. S. Montenegro Camacho, S. Bensaid, D. Fino, D. Trimis, A. Herrmann, N. Guilhaume, Y. Schuurman, A. G. Konsatndopoulos, S. Lorentzou, S. Gianella, M. Antonini, L. Marchisio, A. Ortona, A. Khinsky

Pages: 12 Page Range: 463 - 474 Size: 1,577 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Development Of New Flow Stabilizers For Increasing The Reliability And Efficiency Of Power Equipment

Author(s): A. Rogalev, A. Kocherova, I. Komarov, I. Garanin, G. Kurdiukova

Pages: 10 Page Range: 475 - 484 Size: 1,051 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Monitoring System Of Environmental Stochastic Characteristics And Renewable Energy Units’ Efficiency In An Extreme Continental Climate

Author(s): S. E. Shcheklein, Iu. E. Nemikhin, A. I. Popov, A. T. Jailany

Pages: 11 Page Range: 485 - 495 Size: 1,886 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Integrated Sustainable Building Design In The Tropics: Case Study “Fabrica De Cultura”, Barranquilla, Colombia

Author(s): J. A. Fonseca, P. Jayathissa, A. Schlueter

Pages: 12 Page Range: 499 - 510 Size: 1,090 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Energy Study Of A Non-residential And Historic Building In Transient Conditions

Author(s): S. Grignaffini, M. Romagna, A. Vallati

Pages: 11 Page Range: 511 - 521 Size: 1,723 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Waste-valorisation By Municipal Solid Waste Carbon Use In A Chinese Township

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

Pages: 11 Page Range: 523 - 533 Size: 611 kb Price: Free (open access)

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Energy and Sustainability VI


Transaction

WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment

Volume

195

Print ISBN

978-1-84564-944-9

Edited By

W.F. Florez-Escobar, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, Colombia; C.A. Brebbia, Wessex Institute of Technology, UK; F. Chejne, National University, Columbia; F. Mondragon, Antioquia University, Columbia

Online ISSN

1743-3541

Published

2015

Pages

558