8. Facing the Energy Challenges through Chemistry in a Changing World

  1. Prof. Javier Garcia-Martinez2 and
  2. Dr. Elena Serrano-Torregrosa3
  1. Gabriele Centi and
  2. Siglinda Perathoner

Published Online: 27 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527635641.ch8

The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition

The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition

How to Cite

Centi, G. and Perathoner, S. (2011) Facing the Energy Challenges through Chemistry in a Changing World, in The Chemical Element: Chemistry's Contribution to Our Global Future, First Edition (eds J. Garcia-Martinez and E. Serrano-Torregrosa), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527635641.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Alicante, Inorganic Chem. Deptarment, Carretera San Vicente s/n., 03690 Alicante, Spanien

  2. 3

    Dept. Inorganic Chemistry, University of Alicante, Campus de San Vicente, 03690 Alicante, Spanien

Author Information

  1. University of Messina and INSTM/CASPE, Dip. di Chimica Industriale ed Ingegneria dei Materiali, V.le F. D'Alcontres 31, 98166 Messina, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 6 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328802

Online ISBN: 9783527635641

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Keywords:

  • sustainable energy;
  • clean fuels;
  • nanomaterials for energy;
  • greenhouse gases;
  • biofuels;
  • solar fuels

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Chemistry and the Role for Development of Society

  • Chemistry and Sustainable Energy

  • Sustainable Energy Scenarios and Climate Changes

  • Nanomaterials for Sustainable Energy

  • Biofuels

  • Towards Solar Fuels

  • Conclusions

  • References