• Gabriele Zini
  • Paolo Tartarini


The decreasing availability and the negative externalities of the fossil fuels have posed a prominent risk to our ecosystem. Hydrogen can replace these traditional fuels as one of the most promising energy carriers for the future energy economy. This chapter discusses the sustainability of energy sources and demonstrates how a new energy system based on hydrogen and renewable sources can be technically and economically feasible.


Fossil Fuel Energy System Renewable Source Hydrogen Economy Sustainable Energy System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gabriele Zini
    • 1
  • Paolo Tartarini
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e CivileUniversità di Modena e Reggio EmiliaItaly

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