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Introduction

  • Weijia Yuan
Chapter
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Abstract

The shortage of energy in the world is becoming a bigger and bigger challenge. Nearly 8% of total electricity energy is dissipated during transportation process. Saving electricity and hence energy, as well as reducing carbon emissions, are key priorities for the future.

Keywords

Superconducting Fault Current Limiter Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage Superconducting Coil Pancake Coil Total Electricity Energy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Wolfson CollegeUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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