The increasing importance of energy R&D in today's context - ARCHIVED

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In the context of the progressive depletion of the world's fossil fuel reserves, energy research and development (R&D) is turning towards renewable resources. This article shows a rise during the period 2000 to 2002, compared with the period 1994 to 1996, in the share of R&D dedicated to energy "alternatives", and in particular to renewable energy resources. Between the same periods, expenditures for "traditional" types of energy R&D have fallen.

Issue Number: 2005003
Author(s): Chiru, Radu
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PDFOctober 26, 2005