Unlocking the Potential of Energy Efficiency in Smart Grids with Behavioural Science

Unlocking the Potential of Energy Efficiency in Smart Grids with Behavioural Science

Target Topics:
• Research Gaps and Unexplored Opportunities at the Intersection of Smart Grids and Behavioural Sciences
• Human Psychology and Cognitive Abilities and their Application to Perception
• Decision-making and Implications for Smart Grid Developments and other Energy Saving Innovations
• Knowledge discovery of Consumer Behaviour regarding Energy Efficiency
• Objectives of Customer Engagement Strategies for Energy Efficiency
• Data Collection and Analytics Examination and Experimentation of Behavioural science to help reduce excessive use of energy and increase awareness of its use
• Exploration of Behavioural Sciences with re-design technology to allow users to engage with policymakers
• Understanding of Environmental Issues related to Energy Use
• Intersectional Approaches for Carbon Footprints and Sustainability
• Development of positive feedback systems that optimize performance to achieve greater efficiency and environmental conservation
• Exploration of ways to Simplify the Creation of Smart Cities and help Populations adapt Behaviourally to their new urban environments
• Behavioral Insights concerning Demand Response: Willingness to reduce Power Consumption during Peak Power Usage times

Special Issue Editor Affiliation and Contact:
Dr. Ahmad H. Sabry
Department of Electrical – Electronic Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Gazi University
Yenimahalle, Ankara, Turkey
E-mail address: sozyahs@gmail.com

Co-Editors Affiliations and Contacts:
Dr. Nasri Sulaiman
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Selangor, Malaysia
Email: nasri_sulaiman@upm.edu.my
E-mail address: nasri_sulaiman@upm.edu.my

Dr. Bashra Kadhim
Faculty Member, Control and Systems Engineering Department
University of Technology
Baghdad, Iraq
E-mail address: bushra.k.oleiwi@uotechnology.edu.iq

Call for Papers Announcement: 15 March 2024
Manuscript Submission Deadline: 30 October 2024
Manuscript Acceptance Deadline: 25 December 2024
Expected Publication: 15 March 2025