Solar Solution: The next industrial revolution
Journal article, 2008

The industrial revolution 200 years ago freed society from the limitations of bioenergy and brought tremendous growth but also huge environmental problems. Now, a new generation of modular technologies based on advanced materials enables efficient conversion of solar energy and carries the seeds of a new industrial revolution.

Solar energy

nanotechnology

climate change

transition

energy

industrial revolution

solar cells

photovoltaics

Author

Björn Sandén

Chalmers, Energy and Environment, Environmental Systems Analysis

Materials Today

1369-7021 (ISSN)

Vol. 11 12 22-24

Subject Categories

Production Engineering, Human Work Science and Ergonomics

Other Environmental Engineering

Economics and Business

DOI

10.1016/S1369-7021(08)70249-9

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1/24/2018