This comprehensive book, in four volumes, covers renewable, non-renewable, and future energy sources and their uses. All current and potential future energy sources are discussed in great detail and problems for both instructors and students are included.This forms the basis of an Atkinson cycle based hybrid electric drive- train. Currently, Toyotaa#39;s Prius and Camry, and Forda#39;s Escape hybrid electric cars utilize Atkinson cycle. The Atkinson cycle is internally reversible, but externally irreversible, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Energy Resources and Systems|
|Author||:||Tushar K. Ghosh, Mark A. Prelas|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2009-06-15|