American Journal of Energy Engineering

Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014

  • Professional Ethics, Engineering and Energetic Issues

    Alice Ponchio, Alberto Mirandola

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014
    Pages: 87-95
    Received: 29 August 2014
    Accepted: 10 September 2014
    Published: 20 September 2014
    Abstract: Engineering is an interdisciplinary area, where interaction of technical and socio-economic dimensions continuously occurs in the professional practice. The ethical aspects of the relationships between engineers and society have been particularly emphasized in the recent years. In fact, the main engineering societies set up their own codes of ethic... Show More
  • Design, Manufacturing and Performance Evaluation of House Hold Gasifier Stove: A Case Study of Ethiopia

    Dessie Tarekegn Bantelay, Nigus Gabbiye

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 4, July 2014
    Pages: 96-102
    Received: 9 September 2014
    Accepted: 18 September 2014
    Published: 30 September 2014
    Abstract: Biomass energy accounts for about 11% of the global primary energy supply, and it is estimated that about 2 billion people worldwide depend on biomass for their energy needs. Yet, most of the use of biomass is in an inefficient manner, primarily in developing countries, leading to a host of adverse implications on human health, environment, workpla... Show More