Science Journal of Energy Engineering

Volume 5, Issue 5, October 2017

  • The Estimation of Dose Relationships for the Inhalation of Radon and the Difference in Activities During the Year Using RAD7 in Iraq

    Yousif Muhsin Zayir AL-Bakhat, Batool Fayidh Mohammed, Takrid Muneam Nafae, Nidhala H. K. AL-ANI, Abbas Alamiry

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 5, October 2017
    Pages: 109-123
    Received: 1 July 2017
    Accepted: 18 July 2017
    Published: 31 October 2017
    Abstract: Exposure to radon and its daughters is one of the important contributions for radiation doses to the publics. In this study, concentrations of radon gas were measured in air at Al-Tuwaitha Nuclear Site and some surrounding areas. Measurements were achieved by RAD7 (radon detector), manufactured by DURRIDGE COMPANY Inc. Indoor radon concentration pl... Show More
  • An Economic Analysis on the Viability of Harnessing Wind Energy for Power Generation in Kaduna State, Nigeria

    Onwumere Michael, Dogara Matoh Dary, Aboh Hycinth, Gyuk Philip, Akutson Seth, Akuso Jonah

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 5, October 2017
    Pages: 124-129
    Received: 7 April 2017
    Accepted: 20 April 2017
    Published: 8 November 2017
    Abstract: This paper presents an economic analysis on the viability of harnessing wind power for power generation in Kaduna State, based on wind data analysis of Kaduna and Zaria. The available wind power density of both Kaduna and Zaria of 246.69 W/m2 and 296.76 W/m2 respectively shows that Kaduna and Zaria can harness wind power for power generation at uti... Show More