Chapter 10. Fuel Cells in Stationary Applications: Energy for the Future?

  1. Adisa Azapagic Professor of Sustainable Engineering Member of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE) UNESCO/TWAS/ICSU Visiting Scientist, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM),
  2. Slobodan Perdan Philosopher Freelance Consultant and
  3. Roland Clift Professor in Environmental Technology Director, Centre for Environmental Strategy Member, Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution Visiting Professor, Environmental System Analysis at Chalmers University
  1. Martin Pehnt Senior Scientist

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470014202.ch10

Sustainable Development in Practice: Case Studies for Engineers and Scientists

Sustainable Development in Practice: Case Studies for Engineers and Scientists

How to Cite

Pehnt, M. (2004) Fuel Cells in Stationary Applications: Energy for the Future?, in Sustainable Development in Practice: Case Studies for Engineers and Scientists (eds A. Azapagic, S. Perdan and R. Clift), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470014202.ch10

Editor Information

  1. University of Surrey, UK

Author Information

  1. Institute for Energy and Environmental Research (IFEU), Heidelberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 26 MAY 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470856086

Online ISBN: 9780470014202

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Keywords:

  • fuel cells;
  • emerging energy technology;
  • life cycle approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Energy Today: Why a Substantial Transformation is Necessary?

  • Fuel Cells: An Old Invention

  • Case Study: Fuel Cells for Distributed Power Generation