Environmental Engineering
Inkjet printing of metal oxide coatings for enhanced photovoltaic soiling environmental applications

E. Fares; B. Aissa; R.J. Isaifan

Volume 8, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 485-502

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2022.04.03

Abstract
  Background and objectives: Global energy needs have gradually shifted toward photovoltaic solar energy, especially in the Gulf region because of the high solar-irradiance potential. However, one of the main challenges for this technology in the region is soiling, which has been reported to degrade the ...  Read More

Environmental Management
Impact of COVID-19 on the qualitative and quantitative aspect of household solid waste

O. Ouhsine; A. Ouigmane; El. Layati; B. Aba; R. Isaifan; M. Berkani

Volume 6, Special Issue (Covid-19) , 2020, , Pages 41-52

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/GJESM.2019.06.SI.05

Abstract
  Houshold waste is the residue generated daily by people as a result of consuming goods and services. The qualitative and quantitative aspects depend on the lifestyle and standard of living of citizens. Hence a change in habits, following an economic or health crisis, can influence the production of waste ...  Read More

Environmental Management
The dramatic impact of Coronavirus outbreak on air quality: Has it saved as much as it has killed so far?

R.J. Isaifan

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2020, , Pages 275-288

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.03.01

Abstract
  The outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was first reported from Wuhan, China, on December 31st, 2019. As the number of coronavirus infections has exceeded 100,000 with toll deaths of about 5000 worldwide as of early March, 2020, scientists and researchers are racing to investigate the nature of ...  Read More