Environment, Energy and Climate Change II

Energies from New Resources and the Climate Change

  • Gilles Lefebvre
  • Elena Jiménez
  • Beatriz Cabañas

Part of the The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry book series (HEC, volume 34)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Guillermo San Miguel, B. Corona, J. Servert, D. López, E. Cerrajero, F. Gutierrez et al.
    Pages 33-53
  3. S. Martín Martinez, A. Honrubia Escribano, M. Cañas Carretón, V. Guerrero Mestre, E. Gómez Lázaro
    Pages 55-70
  4. Carlos de la Cruz, Mónica Baptista Lema, Xavier del Toro García, Pedro Roncero-Sánchez
    Pages 73-94
  5. Mahamadou Abdou-Tankari, Gilles Lefebvre
    Pages 95-121
  6. Mustapha Karkri, Gilles Lefebvre, Laurent Royon
    Pages 123-149
  7. Juan Carlos Dominguez Toribio, Francisco Jesus Fernández Morales
    Pages 153-173
  8. A. González del Campo, P. Cañizares, J. Lobato, M. Rodrigo, F. J. Fernandez Morales
    Pages 175-197
  9. María Paz Domínguez, Karina Araus, Pamela Bonert, Francisco Sánchez, Guillermo San Miguel, Mario Toledo
    Pages 199-223
  10. I. Martín-Rubio, A. Florence-Sandoval, E. González-Sánchez
    Pages 227-260
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 261-263

About this book


This volume provides a comprehensive overview of advanced research in the field of efficient, clean and renewable energy production, conversion and storage. The ten chapters, written by internationally respected experts, address the following topics: (1) solar and wind energy; (2) energy storage in batteries; (3) biomass; and (4) socio-economic aspects of energy.

Given its multidisciplinary approach, which combines environmental analysis and an engineering perspective, the book offers a valuable resource for all researchers and students interested in environmentally sustainable energy production, conversion, storage and its engineering.


Bio-ethanol production Biomass Biorefineries Concentrating Solar Power Energy storage Microbial fuel cells Short-term solar irradiation Solar energy Wind energy

Editors and affiliations

  • Gilles Lefebvre
    • 1
  • Elena Jiménez
    • 2
  • Beatriz Cabañas
    • 3
  1. 1.CERTES-IUTThe University Paris Est CréteilParis CréteilFrance
  2. 2.Department of Physical ChemistryUniversity of Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM)Ciudad RealSpain
  3. 3.Department of Physical ChemistryUniversity of Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM)Ciudad RealSpain

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