Electrochemical Energy Systems
Foundations, Energy Storage and Conversion
Series:De Gruyter Textbook
Adresses operation principles, production, recycling.
Covers electromobility, residential systems, biological systems, and biomass, fossil fuels and nuclear fusion.
Includes maritime, aerospace and automotive applications.
Aims and Scope
This book is for anyone interested in renewable energy for a sustainable future of mankind. Batteries, fuel cells, capacitors, electrolyzers and solar cells are explained at the molecular level and at the power plant level, in their historical development, in their economical and political impact, and social change. Cases from geophysics and astronomy show that electrochemistry is not confined to the small scale. Examples are shown and exercised.