Future Electricity Technologies and Systems
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Future Electricity Technologies and Systems by Tooraj Jamasb
Book DescriptionWhere will our electricity come from in the future, and how will we use it? The UK is aiming for a 60% reduction of 1990 carbon dioxide emission levels by 2050, yet the electricity industry and patterns of electricity use must change radically if this is to be achieved. This authoritative overview analyses a range of possible scenarios for the future of electricity in the UK. Specialists in various renewable electricity technologies demonstrate the potential each has to play a significant role. Other routes to a low-carbon electricity system are also considered, including nuclear power, improved power electronics, a wider use of superconducting technology, and micro-generation systems including combined heat and power. The book concludes by examining opportunities for demand side improvements in architecture, industry and transport. Each chapter is written by a technical expert in a manner accessible to readers interested in energy technology, policy and economics.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521860499
(228mm x 152mm x 29mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 20-Jul-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Tooraj Jamasb
Future of Electricity Demand, Paperback (July 2015)
This book is a comprehensive and analytical perspective on the future of electricity demand in a low-carbon world.
Delivering a Low Carbon Electricity System, Hardback (July 2008)» View all books by Tooraj Jamasb
A systematic analysis of the issues surrounding the creation of a low-carbon electricity sector.
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Author Biography - Tooraj Jamasb
Tooraj Jamasb is Senior Research Associate in the Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge. William J. Nuttall is Course Director and Senior Lecturer at the Judge Institute of Management, University of Cambridge. Michael G. Pollitt is a senior lecturer in business economics at the Judge Institute of Management, University of Cambridge. He is also Fellow and Director of Studies in Economics and Management at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.
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