Chapter 4. The Essential Energy Transition

  1. Dr Alexandre Rojey Former Director Chairman active member

Published Online: 15 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470746318.ch4

Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition

Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition

How to Cite

Rojey, A. (2009) The Essential Energy Transition, in Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470746318.ch4

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:

  • essential energy transition;
  • need for change;
  • threats to be removed;
  • energy alternatives;
  • acting from a perspective of sustainable development;
  • making the transition;
  • means of action;
  • energy supply and demand axis;
  • carbon balance axis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The need for change

  • Threats to be removed

  • Acting from a perspective of sustainable development

  • The need for global regulation and governance

  • Energy alternatives

  • A long transition

  • Making the transition

  • The need to innovate

  • Means of action

  • A global transition