Journal of Energy and Natural Resources

Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2019

  • Feasibility of Powering All Vehicles with Electricity from Solar and Wind Energy

    Nathan Peraino, Ardeshir Faghri, Dian Yuan, Yifan Wang, Michael Vaughan, Mingxin Li

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2019
    Pages: 127-136
    Received: Sep. 16, 2019
    Accepted: Oct. 11, 2019
    Published: Oct. 21, 2019
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    Abstract: The effects of global climate change are beginning to exhibit notable impact across the world and within the next 20 years are predicted to worsen and have the potential to become irreversible. It is crucial that sustainable solutions are created and implemented before it is too late. A large part of the solution is the increased use of vehicles po... Show More
  • Effect of Postharvest Temperatures and Packaging Materials on Shelf Life and Fruit Quality of Selected Hybrid of Sweet Pepper

    Md. Abdus Sattar, Md. Abdul Quddus, Md. Habibur Rahman, Md. Ashraf Hossain, Mohammad Hossain Sarker, Md. Rabiul Islam

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2019
    Pages: 137-145
    Received: Oct. 29, 2019
    Accepted: Nov. 18, 2019
    Published: Dec. 02, 2019
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    Abstract: Field and laboratory studied were conducted at the research field of Olericulture Division and laboratory of Postharvest Technology Section under the Horticulture Research Center (HRC), Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur to find out the suitable sweet pepper hybrid (P7×P8) and to determine the appropriate storage temperature... Show More
  • A Snapshot of Renewable Energy Research in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Sydney Oluoch, Pankaj Lal, Bernabas Wolde, Neeraj Vedwan

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2019
    Pages: 146-154
    Received: Oct. 29, 2019
    Accepted: Nov. 18, 2019
    Published: Dec. 06, 2019
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    Abstract: Global concern over energy security and climate change has resulted in the need to adopt renewable energy technologies. The sub-continent of Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) has lagged in terms of renewable energy development and research, despite having great potential for renewable energy resources. We examined emerging trends in renewable energy researc... Show More
  • Response Agronomic Traits of Lentil Varieties to Zinc Fertilization in Calcareous and Terrace Soils of Bangladesh

    Md. Ashraf Hossain, Md. Abdul Quddus, Md. Abdus Sattar, Md. Babul Anwar, Shamima Aktar, Mohammad Hossain Sarker, Md. Razzab Ali

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 4, December 2019
    Pages: 155-165
    Received: Nov. 19, 2019
    Accepted: Nov. 29, 2019
    Published: Dec. 06, 2019
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    Abstract: Zinc (Zn) fertilization is reflected a significant agronomic strategy for global food security. Deficiency of zinc in soils could be caused to decrease the crop yield. Hence an experiment was made over two years at the research farm of Pulses Research Sub-Station of Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur and in the research farm... Show More