Chapter 17. Saving Energy and Renewable Energy Through Crystal Technology

  1. Dr.-Ing. Hans J. Scheel1 and
  2. Dr. Peter Capper2
  1. Dr.-Ing. Hans J. Scheel

Published Online: 25 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527623440.ch17

Crystal Growth Technology: From Fundamentals and Simulation to Large-scale Production

Crystal Growth Technology: From Fundamentals and Simulation to Large-scale Production

How to Cite

Scheel, H. J. (2008) Saving Energy and Renewable Energy Through Crystal Technology, in Crystal Growth Technology: From Fundamentals and Simulation to Large-scale Production (eds H. J. Scheel and P. Capper), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527623440.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Scheel Consulting, Grönstrasse Haus Anatas, 3803 Beatenberg, Switzerland

  2. 2

    SELEX Sensors and Airborne, Systems Infrared Ltd., P.O. Box 217, Millbrook, Southampton SO1 5EG, United Kingdom

Author Information

  1. Scheel Consulting, Grönstrasse Haus Anatas, 3803 Beatenberg, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527317622

Online ISBN: 9783527623440

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Keywords:

  • energy saving;
  • renewable energy;
  • solar cells;
  • laser-fusion energy;
  • light-emitting diodes;
  • high-temperature superconductivity;
  • crystal technology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Storage, Transport and Saving of Energy

  • World Energy Consumption and Conventional Energy Sources

  • Future Energy Sources

  • Costs and Risks of Conventional and of Future Energy Sources

  • Crystal Technology and its Role for Energy

  • Future Technologies for Mankind

  • References