Knol, W.H.C. (2005): Small-scale technologies for energy innovations: role and implication directions. Published in:
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Energy innovations with sustainable fundamentals are needed to fulfill energy demands for the coming decades. This leads to a seeking process for new knowledge and technologies in order to create incremental and breakthrough energy innovations. The question is what the role is of small-scale technologies (nanotechnologies) for these innovations? This paper examines in a brief and non-exhaustive manor the role and implication directions of small-scale technologies for energy innovations. First, the paper describes the necessity for energy innovations and small-scale technologies. Next, based on examples role and implication directions are discussed. The conclusion focuses on the outline presented.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Small-scale technologies for energy innovations: role and implication directions|
|Subjects:||Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics > Q4 - Energy > Q40 - General
O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O3 - Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights > O33 - Technological Change: Choices and Consequences; Diffusion Processes
L - Industrial Organization > L0 - General > L00 - General
|Depositing User:||Erik Knol|
|Date Deposited:||04. Jan 2007|
|Last Modified:||17. Feb 2013 19:53|
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