The Future European Energy System

Renewable Energy, Flexibility Options and Technological Progress

by Dominik Möst, Steffi Schreiber, Andrea Herbst, Martin Jakob, Angelo Martino, Witold-Roger Poganietz

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Book Description

This open book analyzes the transition toward a low-carbon energy system in Europe under the aspects of flexibility and technological progress. By covering the main energy sectors - including the industry, residential, tertiary and transport sector as well as the heating and electricity sector - the analysis assesses flexibility requirements in a cross-sectoral energy system with high shares of renewable energies. The contributing authors - all European energy experts - apply models and tools from various research fields, including techno-economic learning, fundamental energy system modeling, and environmental and social life cycle as well as health impact assessment, to develop an innovative and comprehensive energy models system (EMS). Moreover, the contributions examine renewable penetrations and their contributions to climate change mitigation, and the impacts of available technologies on the energy system. Given its scope, the book appeals to researchers studying energy systems and markets, professionals and policymakers of the energy industry and readers interested in the transformation to a low-carbon energy system in Europe.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download The Future European Energy System ebook for free in PDF format (13.2 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Economics and Finance
Publisher
Springer
Published
2021
Pages
321
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030609139
ISBN10
3030609138
ISBN13 Digital
9783030609146
ISBN10 Digital
3030609146
PDF Size
13.2 MB
License
CC BY

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