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Smart Energy Aalborg

Authors: Henrik Lund, Jakob Zinck Thellufsen, Poul Alberg Østergaard, Steffen Nielsen, Karl Sperling, Søren Roth Djørup, Peter Sorknæs The report and EnergyPLAN scenarios linked here are accompanying the Smart Energy Aalborg Plan, which shows a potential future for a 100% … Continue reading

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Proposal of 100% renewable energy production for the City of Cuenca- Ecuador by 2050

This research presents a scenario for a 100% renewable energy system for the City of Cuenca, Ecuador, with a projection to the year 2050. The transition process starts with Ecuador’s change in the productive matrix with reforms from the legal … Continue reading

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Quantification of Non-linearities in the Consequential Life Cycle Assessment of the Use Phase of Battery Electric Vehicles

The diffusion of Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs) is projected to influence the electricity grid operation, potentially offering opportunities for load-shifting policies aimed at higher integration of renewable energy technologies in the electricity system. Moreover, the examined literature emphasizes electricity as … Continue reading

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IDA’s Climate Response 2045 – How Denmark Can Become Climate Neutral

Authors: Henrik Lund, Brian Vad Mathiesen, Jakob Zinck Thellufsen, Peter Sorknæs, Iva Ridjan Skov Link to Report (Danish) Summary (English) Link to EnergyPLAN models Abstract (Danish only): IDAs Klimasvar er IDAs bud på, hvordan Danmark når sit mål om 70 pct. … Continue reading

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Decarbonizing the transport sector: the Promethean responsibility of Nicaragua

The transport sector is the second-largest energy consumer in Nicaragua, and it relies solely on oil derivatives. It is growing at an unsustainable rate and Nicaragua must explore alternative transport pathways to decarbonize this sector. This study developed 5 scenarios … Continue reading

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The Impacts of High V2G Participation in a 100% Renewable Åland Energy System

A 100% renewable energy (RE) scenario featuring high participation in vehicle-to-grid (V2G) services was developed for the Åland islands for 2030 using the EnergyPLAN modelling tool. Hourly data was analysed to determine the roles of various energy storage solutions, notably … Continue reading

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Scenarios for a sustainable energy system in the Åland Islands in 2030

A fully sustainable energy system for the Åland islands is possible by 2030 based on the assumptions in this study. Several scenarios were constructed for the future energy system based on various combinations of domestic production of wind and solar … Continue reading

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Heat Roadmap Europe 4 (HRE4)

The goal of Heat Roadmap Europe 4 (HRE4) is to develop low-carbon heating and cooling strategies, called Heat Roadmaps, by quantifying and implementing changes at the national level for 14 EU Member States, which together account for approximately 85-90% of total … Continue reading

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The role of Solar thermal in Future Energy Systems

The report “The role of Solar thermal in Future Energy Systems – Country cases for Germany, Italy, Austria and Denmark” deals with solar thermal technologies and investigates possible roles for solar thermal in future energy systems for four national energy … Continue reading

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The role of Photovoltaics towards 100% Renewable Energy Systems

                                          The report “The role of Photovoltaics towards 100% Renewable energy systems – Based on international market developments and Danish analysis” focuses … Continue reading

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