American Journal of Modern Energy

Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2016

  • Gasification – A Process for Energy Recovery and Disposal of Municipal Solid Waste

    Vishal Soni, Vatsal Naik

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 38-42
    Received: 26 September 2016
    Accepted: 14 October 2016
    Published: 2 November 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajme.20160206.11
    Abstract: The paper offers an outline of Gasification technology, starting from basic aspects of the process and arriving to a comparative examination of Gasification and Incineration and the environmental applications of Gasification technology for Municipal Solid Waste management (MSW) and also considered limitations of Gasification Technology. Gasificatio... Show More
  • Critical Point Symmetry, X (5), in 154Gd

    Salah A. Eid, Sohair M. Diab

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 43-47
    Received: 21 September 2016
    Accepted: 28 October 2016
    Published: 21 November 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajme.20160206.12
    Abstract: The positive-negative parity states, potential energy surfaces, V(β, γ), transition probabilities, B(E1), B(E2), staggering effect and electric monopole strength, X (E0/E2), values of 154Gd have been calculated within the frame work of the interacting boson approximation model (I BA − 1). The results obtained are compared to the available experimen... Show More
  • Experimental Exergy Analysis and Optimum Water Load of a Solar Cooker

    Arezki Harmim, Mebarek Boukar, M’hammed Amar

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 48-53
    Received: 14 September 2016
    Accepted: 28 October 2016
    Published: 25 November 2016
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajme.20160206.13
    Abstract: The energy and exergy efficiencies of a stationary solar cooker equipped with an asymmetric compound parabolic concentrator (CPC) were experimentally evaluated. Experiments were conducted with different water load and at different ambient temperature. It was found that it is preferable that the cooker is directed 30° east of south for an exploitati... Show More
  • A Review Report: Supplying Energy from Renewable Energy Around the World

    Bahrampour Hamid, Bahrampour Mohammad Reza, Askari Mohammad Bagher, Beheshti Marnani Amir Khosro

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 54-57
    Received: 11 September 2016
    Accepted: 20 December 2016
    Published: 14 January 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajme.20160206.14
    Abstract: Population growth, technological advances and increased demand for energy, has been made the world faced with a major crisis which called energy crisis. Using renewable energy as a permanent and proper solution is to deal with this crisis issue. The Environmental sustainable availability, diurnal fossil fuel reducing and increasing emissions from f... Show More
  • An Assessment of Wind Power Density in South East Nigeria, Enugu

    A. Ahmed

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 6, December 2016
    Pages: 58-62
    Received: 29 August 2016
    Accepted: 9 December 2016
    Published: 16 January 2017
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajme.20160206.15
    Abstract: The aim of this study is to establish the wind power potential for the wind energy resource in Enugu, south east Nigeria. For this purpose, monthly wind speed data were obtained at 10m height from Nigeria Meteorological station NIMET, Abuja for the period (1990 – 2006). The monthly average values of wind speed, standard deviation, Weibull parameter... Show More