Power and Energy

Energy Audit: Cost-effective solutions for the industry in the era of energy crisis (part 2)

Energy Audit: Cost-effective solutions for the industry in the era of energy crisis (part 2)

M. Masum Jujuly Nuvan Featured Article: Received 7 July 2013; received in revised form 19 November 2013; accepted 11 December 2013; online published 9 January 2014. Scenario in Bangladesh Rapid growth of energy demand and insufficient public or private sector...Continue reading)

Managing Distributed Electricity Generation Sources in a Decentralized Architecture

Managing Distributed Electricity Generation Sources in a Decentralized Architecture

Md Salman Nazir Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada Email Addresses: md.nazir@mail.mcgill.ca Research Notes: Received 04 November 2011; received in revised form 28 February 2012; online published 16 July 2012 Abstract Large scale integration of distributed...Continue reading)

Solar Water Splitting: A Step Towards Carbon-Free Energy and Environment

Solar Water Splitting: A Step Towards Carbon-Free Energy and Environment

Md. Golam Kibria Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University. Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Email Address: kibria.ca@gmail.com Research Highlights: Received 12 December 2011; received in revised form 24 June 2012; online published 16 July 2012   1. Global Energy Crisis Our...Continue reading)

A Brief Overview of Petroleum Oil Resources

A Brief Overview of Petroleum Oil Resources

Mohammed Samad AMEC Oil and Gas, Houston, USA Email: samad.buet@gmail.com Back to Basics–Technical Review : Received 28 April 2012; received in revised form 11 June 2012; online published 16 July 2012   The use of petroleum products play important role...Continue reading)

Energy Audit: cost-effective solutions for the industry in the era of energy crisis (Part-1)

Energy Audit: cost-effective solutions for the industry in the era of energy crisis (Part-1)

Energy Auditing is a methodical approach for decision-making in the area of energy management. It endeavors to balance the total energy inputs with their use and identify all the energy streams in a facility, to quantify use of energy according...Continue reading)

The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and the Aftermath to Encounter

The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and the Aftermath to Encounter

March 11, 2011, a day inscribed in the calendar as one of the gloomiest days of this new decade so far. The entire world witnessed the wrath of nature falling heavy on mankind as an earthquake of magnitude 9.0 sparked...Continue reading)

Solar Energy in Urban Bangladesh: An Untapped Potential

Solar Energy in Urban Bangladesh: An Untapped Potential

Nazmul Hasan Shiblee Dhaka, Bangladesh. Email Address: nhshiblee@yahoo.com Research Notes: Received 26 December 2010; received in revised form 06 January 2011; accepted 13 January 2011   Bangladesh experiences unmanageable gap between supply and demand of electricity especially in summer. As...Continue reading)

Gasoline vs. Diesel Engines: Back and Forth

Gasoline vs. Diesel Engines: Back and Forth

With the growing concern on climate change, the common question in today’s automotive industry is “what is the best fuel that produces less CO2 emissions with excellent performance?” Vehicle manufacturers spend more and more time and money on research to...Continue reading)

Natural Gas: The Global Underestimated Gold

Natural Gas: The Global Underestimated Gold

The last decade witnessed the glory of crude oil: high price and high production. However, it has been postulated that the production of crude oil in the coming fifteen years is going to drop drastically due to reservoirs drain of...Continue reading)