Book 2007

Renewable Energy Cannot Sustain A Consumer Society

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-5548-5 (Print) 978-1-4020-5549-2 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-VII

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-9

    The Context

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    Chapter

    Pages 11-41

    Wind Energy

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    Chapter

    Pages 43-57

    Solar Thermal Electricity

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    Chapter

    Pages 59-72

    Photovoltaic Solar Electricity

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    Chapter

    Pages 73-91

    Liquid and Gaseous Fuels Derived from Biomass

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    Chapter

    Pages 93-100

    The “Hydrogen Economy”

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    Chapter

    Pages 101-106

    Storing Electricity

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    Chapter

    Pages 107-117

    Conclusions on the Potential and the Limits

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    Chapter

    Pages 119-124

    Why Nuclear Energy is not the Answer

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    Chapter

    Pages 125-134

    The Wider Context: Our Sustainability and Justice Predicament

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    Chapter

    Pages 135-157

    The Simpler Way

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 159-197