Fuels, Energy, and the Environment by Ghazi A. Karim

By Ghazi A. Karim

The want for cleanser, sustainable strength maintains to force engineering study, improvement, and capital tasks. fresh advances in combustion technological know-how and know-how, together with subtle diagnostic and keep an eye on apparatus, have enabled engineers to enhance gas approaches and platforms and decrease the harmful results of fuels at the environment.

With an emphasis on how fuels and combustion impression financial and environmental pursuits, Fuels, strength, and the Environment bargains an updated and balanced evaluate of the full box of gas technological know-how and expertise. available to undergraduate and graduate scholars in addition to working towards engineers, the textual content makes a speciality of power offers, gasoline potency, and environmental challenges.

Using really basic language, the ebook explores the composition and combustion features of quite a lot of fuels turning into to be had all over the world. It examines the dependence on combustion units for the exploitation of assorted gasoline assets for generating warmth and gear in addition to the necessity to raise the potency of power creation and use. The textual content additionally addresses the adverse impression at the surroundings from fuel-consuming units and actions linked to gasoline and effort purposes, exploring measures/equipment to regulate emissions and enhance the functionality of burners and fuel-consuming home equipment.

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