Energy Planning: Approaches and Assessment


Justin Gonzalez (Editor)

Series: Energy Policies, Politics and Prices
BISAC: SCI024000

In this book, Chapter One proposes new tools for energy planning under sustainable development paradigm through models, procedures and methodologies. Chapter Two focuses on Home Energy Planning Systems applied to the residential sector. In Chapter Three, the possibilities to use geothermal technologies in Spain and whether they can reach generation objectives is examined. Chapter Four focuses on the impact that the grid regulatory framework, in force in several islands has had both from the technical and economical point of view, regarding their renewable energy development.
(Imprint: Novinka)



Table of Contents


Chapter 1. A Model of Energy Planning Considering Both Energy Supply and Demand as Resources for Sustainable Development
M.E.M. Udaeta, A.L.V. Gimenes, P.H.C. Rigolin and J.L.O.Bernal (Energy Group of the Electrical Power and Automation Engineering Department of Polytechnic School of University of São Paulo (GEPEA/EPUSP), University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo – Brazil)

Chapter 2. Energy Planning in Buildings: Approaches and Assessment
Minh-Hoang Le and Stéphane Ploix (MICA International Research Institute, Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam, and others)

Chapter 3. An Assessment of Geothermal Potential in Spain and Its End-Uses
Antonio Colmenar-Santos, PhD, Enrique Rosales-Asensio, PhD, David Borge-Díez, PhD and Manuel Castro-Gil, PhD (Department of Electric, Electronic and Control Engineering, National University of Distance Education, Madrid, Spain, and others)

Chapter 4. Strategies and Regulations for Renewable Energy Development in Islands
Antonio Colmenar-Santos, David Borge-Diez, Enrique Rosales-Asensio and África López-Rey (Industrial Engineering Higher Technical School, Spanish University for Distance Education (UNED), Madrid, Spain, and others)



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