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Published: 18 August 2015

336 Pages | 150 b/w illustrations

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199652105

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Solar Energy

An Introduction

Michael E. Mackay

  • Introductory textbook on solar energy at the advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate level
  • Provides a consistent overview of solar photovoltaic and solar thermal technologies
  • Includes detailed discussion of solar technologies such the solar chimney, solar (power) tower, and solar-thermal electricity generation
  • Includes plenty of tutorial material, images, examples, end-of-chapter exercises
  • Information presented in the book can be applied to the reader's problem at hand
  • Provides a balanced and compelling case for why use of solar energy should be pursued

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