International Journal of Sustainable and Green Energy

Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2019

  • An Overview of Green Buildings Potential in Palestine

    Nour Said, Husain Alsamamra

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2019
    Pages: 20-33
    Received: 18 May 2019
    Accepted: 18 June 2019
    Published: 1 July 2019
    Abstract: Palestine is a developing country of a different nature from that of the developing countries of the world. It is a state under occupation that does not have many natural resources. It is prohibited from exploiting its natural resources such as water, salt, and natural gas, and even producing or importing electricity, occupation is the total import... Show More
  • Drying Kinetics of Tomato, Okra, Potato and Mango in a Forced-Convective Solar Tunnel Dryer

    Moussa Na Abou Mamouda, Madougou Saïdou, Boukar Makinta

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2019
    Pages: 34-44
    Received: 23 May 2019
    Accepted: 26 June 2019
    Published: 8 July 2019
    Abstract: The design of a solar drier requires detailed information about drying kinetics of the products to be dried. The objective of our work is to characterize drying kinetics of tomato, okra, potato and mango and calculate the main drying parameters namely the drying rate, the moisture ratio and the effective diffusivity from the derivative form of the ... Show More