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Storing Energy : With Special Reference to Renewable Energy Sources (Hardcover) (Trevor M. Letcher &
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Energy Storage discusses the needs of the world’s future energy and climate change policies, covering the various types of renewable energy storage in one comprehensive volume that allows readers to conveniently compare the different technologies and find the best process that suits their particularly needs.
Each chapter is written by an expert working in the field and includes copious references for those wishing to study the subject further. Various systems are discussed, including mechanical/kinetic, thermal, electrochemical and other chemical, as well as other emerging technologies. Incorporating the advancements in storing energy as described in this book will help the people of the world further overcome the problems related to future energy and climate change.
- Includes a chapter on policy of storage allowing readers to understand challenges facing implementing technologies in their research
- Each chapter is written by a world expert in the field providing the latest development in this fast moving and vital subject
- Covers the social, political, economic, environmental, and cultural issues, as well as the technical issues when considering how energy is stored and utilized