Plastics to Energy: Fuel, Chemicals, and Sustainability Implications, 2019, Pages 21-44
This book chapter addresses goals 7, 11 and 12 by introduces the main technologies available for recovery of chemicals and fuels from plastic waste, enabling cities and communities to become more sustainable and responsible by transforming this waste into a source of affordable energy.
Sustainable Power Generation: Current Status, Future Challenges, and Perspectives - Chapter 13: Development of sustainable nuclear power plant project
Sustainable Power Generation: Current Status, Future Challenges, and Perspectives, 2019, Pages 327-352
This book chapter addresses goals 7 and 9 by addressing how nuclear power plants can be designed, constructed and managed in a more sustainable way.
Managing Global Warming: An Interface of Technology and Human Issues - Chapter 4: Current and future nuclear power reactors and plants
Managing Global Warming: An Interface of Technology and Human Issues, 2019, Pages 117-197
This book chapter addresses goals 7 and 9 by analysing future and generation IV nuclear reactors with a focus on their sustainable attributes.
Advances in Eco-Fuels for a Sustainable Environment - Chapter 4: Prospective ecofuel feedstocks for sustainable production
Advances in Eco-Fuels for a Sustainable Environment, 2019, Pages 89-117
This book chapter addresses goals 7, 9 and 12 by providing detail to help solve the problem of the sustainable conversion of the available feedstock to ecofuels
Elsevier, Energy and Buildings, Volume 180, 1 December 2018
Lowering greenhouse gas emissions in the built environment by combining ground source heat pumps, photovoltaics and battery storage
Ground source heat pumps (GSHPs) have been suggested to replace gas-based heating in urban environments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help to comply with the Paris Agreement.
Elsevier, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Volume 97, December 2018
Integrated governance for the food–energy–water nexus – The scope of action for institutional change
Despite a major, policy-driven increase in research on the food–energy–water (FEW) nexus in recent years, research addressing the required changes in policy structures and processes for an effective,
Of temporality and plurality: an epistemic and governance agenda for accelerating just transitions for energy access and sustainable development
Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, Volume 34, October 2018, Pages 1-6.
To advance goals 7 and 13, and meet the global ambitions of sustainable energy transitions and universal energy access, this paper calls for transformations in the practice of knowledge-making and governance.
Born in 1978, Pollutec is recognized today as the reference meeting place for environment professionals. The event develops multiple SDGs, including SDGs 6 (clean water and sanitation), 7 (affordable and clean energy), 12 (responsible consumption and production) and 13 (climate action).
Elsevier, Energy Reports, Volume 4, November 2018
The efficiency and power output of a PV module decrease at the peak of sunlight due to energy loss as heat energyand this reduces the module power output.
Elsevier, Chem, Volume 4, 8 November 2018
Challenges posed by the intermittency of solar energy source necessitate the integration of solar energy conversion with scalable energy storage systems.