Energy and plastics: The slow transition

This chapter, exploring fossil subsoil resources, focuses on two domains: energy and plastics. The energy section analyses the difficult transition to renewable energy sources. The focus here is on electricity because promising renewable energy sources like biomass, windmills and solar panels contribute above all to the supply of electricity. There is, moreover, a close relationship among oil, natural gas and electricity ...

Bibliographische Angaben:
Lintsen, Harry; with contributions by Hölsgens, Henricus; Gales, Ben:
Energy and plastics: The slow transition;
In: Lintsen, Harry; Veraart , Frank; Smits, Jan-Pieter; Grin, John (Hrsg.): Well-being, sustainability and social development: The Netherlands 1850-2050; S. 435-457;
Cham: Springer Open, 2018
ISBN: 978-3-319-76695-9; 978-3-319-76696-6