TITLE

THE ROLE OF FOSSIL FUELS IN A SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SYSTEM

AUTHOR(S)
FOSTER, SCOTT; ELZINGA, DAVID
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
UN Chronicle;2015, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of fossil fuels in sustainable energy system. Topics discussed include reduction of carbon dioxide by fossil fuel through Carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology; bad impact of climate change on sustainable energy development; use of fossil fuels to decrease methane emissions in global energy systems and recommendations by United Nations Economic Commission for Europe such as injection of carbon dioxide into reservoirs for enhanced hydrocarbon recovery.
ACCESSION #
112988113

 

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