Chapter 5. Reducing Energy Consumption, While Protecting the Environment

  1. Dr Alexandre Rojey Former Director Chairman active member

Published Online: 15 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470746318.ch5

Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition

Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition

How to Cite

Rojey, A. (2009) Reducing Energy Consumption, While Protecting the Environment, in Energy & Climate: How to Achieve a Successful Energy Transition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470746318.ch5

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:

  • reducing energy consumption, while protecting the environment;
  • from megawatts to negawatts;
  • evolution of energy intensity;
  • renewing organisation of housing and transport;
  • towards positive energy building;
  • reduction of energy consumption in transport sector;
  • new agricultural production modes;
  • waste treatment and materials recycling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • From megawatts to negawatts

  • The evolution of the energy intensity

  • Renewing the organisation of housing and transport

  • Towards the positive energy building

  • Reduction of energy consumption in the transport sector

  • Hybrid propulsion

  • Energy storage

  • New agricultural production modes

  • More efficient industrial processes

  • Waste treatment and materials recycling

  • Research actions required