"Advances in Renewable Energy Technologies" covers the basic ideas, present technologies and future potentials of renewable energy sources for the 21st century. The topics covered are: solar thermal and concentrating collectors; solar pond and solar drying systems; photovoltaic Systems; wind power; biomass energy; fuel cells; exotic materials for high-tech energy resources; and energy management and auditing.
S H Pawar / L A Ekal.: Department of Physics, Shivaji University Kolhapur, India
Potential For Solar Generated Power in India / Potential & Prospects of Solar Thermal Power Plant in India / Fuel Cell Technology / Renewable Energy from Biomass / Role of Biomass Energy in Rural Electrification / Promoting & Financing Renewable Energy in India / Experimental Study on Buried Earth Tube Heat Exchanger for Cooling of Buildings / Analysis of Rock-Bed- Thermic Oil Solar Energy Storage System / Thermal Testing and Analysis of the Conventional and the Plastic Body Solar Cooker / Solar Air Heaters with Artificial Roughened Absorber Plates / Performance evaluation of HAWT through Simulated Model Testing / Utilization of Steam in Dairy Plant / Performance Test on Scheffler Solar Cooker / Effect of Temperature on Solar Hot Water Collection / Management of Refrigeration Plant for Conservation of Energy in Dairy Plants / A Study on Fruits Drying Through Solar Drying Technology / Effect of Turbidity on the Thermal Performance of Salt Gradient Solar Pond with Reflective Bottom / Energy Audit and Conservation in Dairy Industry / Construction of Demonstrative Copper-Water-Heat Pipe / SPV based Rural Electrification of Remote Rural Areas / Preparation and Characterization of Transparent Conductive Impurity-Doped Zno Thin Films / Spinel LiMn2O4 Cathode Material Prepared by a Citric Acid Assisted Sol-Gel Method for Renewable Energy Storage Technology / Solar Thermal Fuel Cell / Wind Power: A Promising Renewable Energy Resource for Maharasthra-A Review / Progress in Biomass Gasification Technology / Gasifiers-Menace or Boon / Development and Evaluation of Himshakti Biogas Plant / Vegetable Oils for Direct Injection Diesel Engine Operations / Optimum Sizing and Cost Evaluation of Electro-Mechanical Equipment for Small Hydro Power Project / A Small Hydro Power Potential at Downstream of Low Head Weir (Kolhapur Type) / Role of Catalyst for Improvement of Biogas Quality / Junction Fabrication between n-CdS and P-Polyaniline thin film / Studies on Chemical Deposition and Physico-Chemical Properties of Cu-In Chalcogenide Thin Films / Compositional Analysis of Zn1-n Fexs Pellets by XRF, EPMA and Evaluation of their Carrier Type and Energy Band Gap on the Basis of Thermo Emf and Optical Data / Applications of Superconductors in Energy / Biogas Plants for Fuel Cell Applications