Food-Energy-Water Nexus Resilience and Sustainable Development [E-Book] : Decision-Making Methods, Planning, and Trade-Off Analysis / edited by Somayeh Asadi, Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo.
Asadi, Somayeh, (editor)
Mohammadi-Ivatloo, Behnam, (editor)
1st edition 2020.
Cham : Springer, 2020
X, 358 pages 136 illustrations, 120 illustrations in color (online resource)
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to FEW nexus
  • Resiliency and sustainability definition in FEW systems
  • Planning of interdependent energy, water and food systems
  • Decision-making tools for optimal operation of FEW systems
  • Modeling of EW and FEW systems
  • Sustainable design of EW and FEW systems
  • Impact of renewable energy resources in EW and FEW systems
  • Renewable energy based water desalination systems
  • Net zero energy buildings: design and operation
  • Net zero water and waste buildings: design and operation
  • Renewable energy systems for agriculture applications
  • Security interactions of food, water and energy systems
  • Challenges and opportunities of FEW nexus in the sustainable development of different countries
  • Impact of FEW nexus perspectives on managing agricultural droughts
  • An integrated modeling approach for FEW nexus management.