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ISBN-13 9780132615501ISBN-10 0132615509
ISBN-10 0132622513ISBN-13 9780132622516
Author(s): David Buchla; Thomas Kissell; Thomas Floyd
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2015 Pages: 504

For courses inIntroductory Renewable Systems, Environmental Studies, and Solar, Wind, and Geothermal Energy

Renewable Energy Systems is an introductory text that offers broad coverage of all major renewable energy systems, resources, and related topics, such as fuel cells and generators. The text’s teaching and learning package includes an Instructor’s Manual and a set of PowerPoint slides that support the text with illustrations, additional examples, selected key terms, and a True/False quiz.

Teaching and Learning Experience

The text provides students the detailed, accessible overview needed to understand the breadth of renewable energy technologies and materials.

  • Accessible presentation. Chapter and section openers, margin features, and clear presentation of physics and mathematics help students learn the subject matter.

  • Applied practice. Section check-ups, worked examples, and coverage of key technologies show how technologies and materials are applied.

  • Visually engaging. The text is loaded with illustrations, original drawings, and photographs in full color.