Chapter 1. Energy in a Globalised World

  1. Dr Alexandre Rojey Former Director Chairman active member

Published Online: 15 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470746318.ch1

Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition

Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition

How to Cite

Rojey, A. (2009) Energy in a Globalised World, in Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470746318.ch1

Author Information

  1. Sustainable Development, IFP, Rueil-Malmaison, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 17 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470744277

Online ISBN: 9780470746318

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Keywords:

  • energy in a globalised world;
  • fundamental role of energy in the economy;
  • predominance of fossil energies;
  • uses of energy;
  • energy and globalisation of economy;
  • restricted number of suppliers;
  • increasing role of emerging countries

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The fundamental role of energy in the economy

  • Current predominance of fossil energies

  • Uses of energy

  • Restricted number of suppliers

  • Energy and globalisation of the economy

  • The increasing role of the emerging countries

  • Future outlook