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Scenarios for a Future Electricity Supply [electronic resource] : Cost-optimised variations on supplying Europe and its neighbours with electricity from renewable energies.

By: Czisch, Gregor.
Material type: TextTextSeries: IET renewable energy series: 10.Publisher: Stevenage : Institution of Engineering and Technology, 2011Description: 1 online resource (622 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781849191579 (electronic bk.); 1849191573 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Electric power consumption -- Europe -- Forecasting | Energy conservation -- Europe | Renewable energy sources -- Europe | Electric power transmission -- Economic aspects -- Europe | Electric utilities -- Deregulation -- Europe | Electric utilities -- Europe | Renewable energy sources -- Economic aspects -- Europe | Business | Environmental Studies | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Power Resources -- ElectricalGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Scenarios for a Future Electricity Supply : Cost-optimised variations on supplying Europe and its neighbours with electricity from renewable energiesDDC classification: 333.7932094 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
List of tables; List of figures; Acknowledgements; 1: Introduction; 2: Executive summary; 3: Other research on the energy supply of the future; 4: The use of solar energy for electricity supply; 5: Wind power; 6: Biomass utilisation; 7: Hydropower; 8: Utilisation of geothermal energy; 9: Downdraught energy towers; 10: Secondary energy carrier hydrogen for provision of backup power; 11: Fusion power plants; 12: Fossil-fired power plants; 13: Electricity consumption and transport; 14: Power plant scheduling and selection planning.
15: Electricity supply scenarios in various technical and political contexts16: Concluding reflections; Appendix A: Calculation methods used; Appendix B: Development environment for MPS files; Appendix C: Mathematical formulations for the optimisation problem; Appendix D: Regions; Appendix E: Symbols and indices; Appendix F: Glossary; References; Index.
Summary: In this book, the author examines different scenarios for a C02 neutral electricity system under different political, technological and economic conditions for Europe and its closer surroundings.
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List of tables; List of figures; Acknowledgements; 1: Introduction; 2: Executive summary; 3: Other research on the energy supply of the future; 4: The use of solar energy for electricity supply; 5: Wind power; 6: Biomass utilisation; 7: Hydropower; 8: Utilisation of geothermal energy; 9: Downdraught energy towers; 10: Secondary energy carrier hydrogen for provision of backup power; 11: Fusion power plants; 12: Fossil-fired power plants; 13: Electricity consumption and transport; 14: Power plant scheduling and selection planning.

15: Electricity supply scenarios in various technical and political contexts16: Concluding reflections; Appendix A: Calculation methods used; Appendix B: Development environment for MPS files; Appendix C: Mathematical formulations for the optimisation problem; Appendix D: Regions; Appendix E: Symbols and indices; Appendix F: Glossary; References; Index.

In this book, the author examines different scenarios for a C02 neutral electricity system under different political, technological and economic conditions for Europe and its closer surroundings.

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