Jian-Rong Li

A flexible approach

Latest Research

  • Perspective |

    The UN’s Agenda for Sustainable Development has 17 goals with 169 targets for action across a range of issues, with access to sustainable energy for all being Goal 7. This Perspective analyses interlinkages between energy systems, Goal 7 and the other goals at the target level, identifying synergies and trade-offs between them.

    • Francesco Fuso Nerini
    • , Julia Tomei
    • , Long Seng To
    • , Iwona Bisaga
    • , Priti Parikh
    • , Mairi Black
    • , Aiduan Borrion
    • , Catalina Spataru
    • , Vanesa Castán Broto
    • , Gabrial Anandarajah
    • , Ben Milligan
    •  & Yacob Mulugetta
  • Article |

    Hydrogen is mainly produced industrially via steam methane reforming, a multistage process carried out in large plants to minimize energy losses and costs. Here, by exploiting thermal integration in a protonic membrane reformer, the authors produce compressed hydrogen in a single step with high efficiency.

    • Harald Malerød-Fjeld
    • , Daniel Clark
    • , Irene Yuste-Tirados
    • , Raquel Zanón
    • , David Catalán-Martinez
    • , Dustin Beeaff
    • , Selene H. Morejudo
    • , Per K. Vestre
    • , Truls Norby
    • , Reidar Haugsrud
    • , José M. Serra
    •  & Christian Kjølseth
  • Perspective |

    A policy sequence for low-carbon policy that is politically effective continues to face challenges of environmental and cost effectiveness. This Perspective outlines ways to address these issues within political constraints.

    • Jonas Meckling
    • , Thomas Sterner
    •  & Gernot Wagner
  • Review Article |

    Transparency offers integration routes unavailable to opaque photovoltaics. Here, Lunt and co-workers review recent progress in transparent solar technologies, highlight technical challenges and measurement considerations, and review performance requirements for various applications.

    • Christopher J. Traverse
    • , Richa Pandey
    • , Miles C. Barr
    •  & Richard R. Lunt

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