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Transitioning to aRenewable Energy Future
   W   h   i   t  e   P  a  p  e  r
Written by Donald W. Aitken, Ph.D.,under contract to the International Solar Energy Society
http://whitepaper.ises.org
 
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Contents
Executive Summary3Summary of Policy Options and Implementation Measures6Preface: Solar Energy from Then to Now and Beyond 7Framework, Scope and Limitations of this White Paper8
Definitions, terminology, and conversion factors
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Introduction 10 A Global Energy Transition, Steering the Correct CourseNew Elements Driving Public Policy toward 12a Renewable Energy Transition
Environmental warnings
12
 Avoiding risks
13
Opportunities for governments
14
The Renewable Energy Resources: Characteristics, 15Status of Development, and Potential
Bioenergy
15
Geothermal energy
18
Wind power and intermittent
20
renewable energy resources
Energy and power from the wind20Achieving high penetrations of energy from windand other intermittent renewable energy sources22A few notes about the hydrogen transition23
Direct use of the sun’s energy
23Overview23Passive solar heating and daylighting of buildings25Solar water and space heating27Solar thermal electric energy generation28Solar photovoltaic electric energy production30
National and Local Factors Supporting the Development and 34 Application of Renewable Energy Technologies
Meeting international greenhouse gas reduction commitments
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Enhancing the productivity of energy expenditures,and the creation of new jobs
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