Professor at Lisbon University Institute, Nuno Luis Madureira works currently in the areas of economic history, contemporary history of energy and environmental history. Visiting scholar at University of Harvard and visiting scholar at University of Berkeley, USA; member of the permanent pool of referees of the European Science Foundation (2006-2013) and of the College of Reviewers of the European Science Foundation (2016-2023). Consultant of the NWO -Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research. Member of ISCTE's General Board. Coordinator of several collective research projects. Author of eleven Books, the last of which, "Key concepts in energy: technology, economy and History", Springer, was published in 2014. Author of academic articles published in the following journals: Energy Policy, Environment and History, Technology & Culture, Business History, Business History Review, Journal of the Philosophy of History, Journal of Global History, Contemporary European History, European Review of History- Revue Europeenne d'Histoire, Journal of Contemporary History, Política y Sociedad and LLul. Short articles can also be found in several International Encyclopedias and web sites. N.L. Madureira speaks fluently French and English.