Energy and Environmental Engineering Vol. 2(4), pp. 83 - 90
DOI: 10.13189/eee.2014.020401
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Theoretical Aspects of Sustainable Energy


Konrad Prandecki *
Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics, National Research Institute, Warsaw, Poland

ABSTRACT

The concept of sustainable development is slowly starting to be deployed to the various sectors of the economy. One is energy, which plays a key role in the modern development. The concept of sustainable energy is widely used and intuitively understood, but it is difficult to discern the full definition of this phenomenon. The purpose of this article is to define the concept of "sustainable energy". It takes into account both the issue of permanence, as well as the inclusion of social and environmental needs for economic development. Moreover, in general characterized the main areas of application of this concept, the basic tool for the study was to analyze available, domestic and foreign literature.

KEYWORDS
Sustainable Development, Sustainable Energy, Theory of Sustainable Energy, Renewable Energy Sources, Energy Policy

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Konrad Prandecki . "Theoretical Aspects of Sustainable Energy." Energy and Environmental Engineering 2.4 (2014) 83 - 90. doi: 10.13189/eee.2014.020401.