Towards an electricity-powered world

  title={Towards an electricity-powered world},
  author={N. Armaroli and V. Balzani},
  journal={Energy and Environmental Science},
  • N. Armaroli, V. Balzani
  • Published 2011
  • Engineering
  • Energy and Environmental Science
  • The purpose of this review is examination of the present scenario of electricity production and investigation of whether an electricity powered world is possible, indicating which primary energy forms should be preferably utilized. Currently, most of the primary energy used by mankind, including that employed to generate electricity, comes from fossil fuels, which need to be phased out because they bring about severe damage to climate, environment, and human health and, additionally, their… CONTINUE READING
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