2016_17
University
Rovira y Virgili
Educational guide 
School of Chemical Engineering
A A 
english 
Environmental Engineering and Sustainable Energy (2016)
 Subjects
  EMERGING ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES
   Contents
Topic Sub-topic
Present Use of energy Definition of primary sources of energy
Recognise several kinds of energy: Chemical, Solar, Nuclear, Electrical power
Energy density
Comparison of energy contents with some food products
Petroleum and other fossil fuels Petroleum qualities
Products derived from petroleum: The refinery.
Refinery of products from recent photosynthesis : Biorefinery
Useful statistics of energy daily energy consumption
Hidden Energy uses
Potential future renewable energy
Personal ways to decreas energy consumption

Energy technologies different than fossil. Relevance in a future Energy mix Waves, Tides and Ocean Thermal.
Conventional geothermal, deep geothermal.
Sugars to ethanol
Energy efficiency
Solar PV
Solar Thermal
Wind
Advanced Biofuels
Synthetic photosynthesis
Nuclear, Fision and Fusion