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Main Title Enhancing energy efficiency in irrigation : a socio-technical approach in South India /
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Author Title of a Work
Sagebiel, Julian,
Kimmich, Christian,
Mèuller, Malte,
Hanisch, Markus,
Gilani, Vivek,
Publisher Springer,
Year Published 2015
OCLC Number 913556904
ISBN 3319225146; 9783319225142
Subjects Irrigation--Energy consumption--India. ; Irrigation efficiency. ; Water resources development--Energy consumption--India. ; Electricity in agriculture--India. ; Rural electrification--India.
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ELBM  S619.E53E55 2016 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/27/2016
Collation xxii, 117 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes Introduction -- Background of the Agricultural Power Supply Situation in India and Andhra Pradesh -- Strategies and Existing Projects -- Technical Background -- Pilot Project -- Introduction -- Project Overview -- Project Steps in Detail -- Results -- Upscaling Potential -- Conclusions and Outlook. This SpringerBrief reviews currently applied and potential solutions for improving the efficiency and quality of rural electricity supply in India, a major bottleneck for agricultural development. It provides background on the current state of supply and reviews recent and ongoing research and development projects. One selected project, designed and conducted by the authors, is outlined in detail. The research findings, project implementation, and evaluation are intended to provide development practitioners, policy makers, and applied researchers with experience from the field. At the core of this Brief is the integration of technical and social solutions, emphasizing the role of collective action, and the merits and demerits of small-scale, technically simple measures.
Place Published Cham
Title Ser Add Ent SpringerBriefs in environmental science.
PUB Date Free Form ©2016
Series Title Untraced SpringerBriefs in environmental science,
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Merged OCLC records 932120974
OCLC Time Stamp 20160926050859
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02732cam 2200469Ii 45010