Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Energy Efficiency

Global warming resulting from the use of fossil fuels is threatening the environment and energy efficiency is one of the most important ways to reduce this threat. Industry, transport and buildings are all high energy-using sectors in the world and even in the most technologically optimistic perspectives energy use is projected to increase in the next 50 years. How and when energy is used determines society's ability to create long-term sustainable energy systems. This is why this book, focusing on energy efficiency in these sectors and from different perspectives, is sharp and also important for keeping a well-founded discussion on the subject.

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Energy EfficiencyEdited by Jenny Palm

Published: August 17th 2010

ISBN: 978-953-307-137-4

Copyright year: 2010

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25815 Total Chapter Downloads

8 Crossref Citations

22 Web of Science Citations

41 Dimensions Citations

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1. Energy Efficiency Policy

By Zoran Morvaj and Vesna Bukarica

1537

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2. Energy Growth, Complexity and Efficiency

By Riccardo Basosi and Franco Ruzzenenti

1442

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3. Categorizing Barriers to Energy Efficiency – an Interdisciplinary Perspective

By Patrik Thollander, Jenny Palm and Patrik Rohdin

4118

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4. Factors Influencing Energy Efficiency in the German and Colombian Manufacturing Industries

By Clara Pardo Martinez

2183

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5. Oxyfuel Combustion in the Steel Industry: Energy Efficiency and Decrease of CO2 Emissions

By Joachim Von Schéele

7380

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6. Low-Energy Buildings – Scientific Trends and Developments

By Patrik Rohdin, Wiktora Glad, and Jenny Palm

2831

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7. Energy Transformed - Building Capacity in the Engineering Profession

By Cheryl Desha and Karlson 'Charlie' Hargroves

963

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8. The Energy Efficiency of Different Hydrogen Storage Techniques

By Jens Oluf Jensen, Qingfeng Li and Niels J. Bjerrum

2072

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9. Analysis of the Energy Efficiency of Fuel Processor - PEM Fuel Cell Systems

By Marino Simeone, Lucia Salemme and Laura Menna

3289

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