Aim & Scope

Discovery Energy is an international journal published by Discovery publication. The journal intends to be a prime source of information for analysis, reviews and evaluations related to energy, energy systems, energy resources, technologies, policies and interactions, energy planning and management. The journal features book reviews, reports on conferences, details of forthcoming meetings, letters to the editor and special interest topics. All manuscripts are subject to reviews to assure accuracy, clarity, and long-term value.

Discovery Energy welcomes contributions on a variety of topics & principles such as:

Energy Concepts

  • Energetics
  • Energy
  • Laws of thermodynamics
  • Mass
  • Power
  • Energy transformation

Energy types

  • Chemical energy
  • Fossil fuel (Coal, Petroleum, Natural gas)
  • Gravitational energy
  • Kinetic energy
  • Nuclear fuel (Natural uranium)
  • Magnetic energy
  • Radiant energy
  • Solar
  • Thermal energy
  • Wind
  • Bioenergy
  • Hydropower
  • Marine energy
  • Geothermal

Energy carriers

  • Fuel oil
  • Enthalpy
  • Heat
  • Work
  • Electricity
  • Elastic energy

Energy systems

  • Oil refinery
  • Fossil-fuel power station (Cogeneration, Integrated gasification combined cycle)
  • Nuclear power (Nuclear power plant, Radioisotope thermoelectric generator)
  • Solar power (Photovoltaic system, Concentrated solar power)
  • Solar thermal energy (Solar power tower, Solar furnace)
  • Wind power (Wind farm, High-altitude wind power)
  • Hydropower (Hydroelectricity, Wave farm, Tidal power)
  • Biomass
  • Geothermal electricity