Browsing by Subject "Renewable energy"
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Publisher and Date:(Elsevier Science, 2011)Implementing sustainable development policies in order to achieve economic and social development while maintaining adequate environmental protection to minimize the damage inflicted by the constantly increasing world population must be a major priority in the 21st century. While the emerging global debate on potential cost-effective responses has produced potential solutions such as cap and trade systems and/or carbon taxes as part of evolving sustainable energy/environmental policies this kind ...
China’s energy-supply security in the multi-energy transition period from fossil fuels to renewable energy Authors:
Publisher and Date:(World Scientific Publishing Co., 2020)The rise of China as an economic superpower after the 2008 global financial crisis has attracted increasing worldwide attention. Securing access to ample and affordable energy supplies - energy-supply security - has underpinned its rise and will continue to contribute to its economic prosperity. This chapter examines China’s energy-security challenge with respect to its policies. The global energy system is currently undergoing a multi-energy transition away from fossil fuels: the powers will take ...
Electricty demand and supply scenario analysis for nigeria using long range energy alternatives planning Authors:
Publisher and Date:(Kadir Has University, 2017)Electricity demand and supply forecasts are very important tools for determining solutions to the problems in the electricity sector such as power outages. The Long Range Energy Alternatives Planning (LEAP) energy model was used for this study because of its low data requirements. The forecast for electricity demand and supply for Nigeria was carried out from 2010-2040. Three scenarios were generated which include Business as Usual (BAU) Energy Conservation (EC) and Renewable Energy (REN). The ...
Publisher and Date:(Springer, 2021)End of poverty, the number one Sustainable Development Goal, focuses on ending all kinds of poverty all over the world. The elimination of all forms of poverty continues to be the biggest problem facing humanity today. The most important problems that have been encountered since the beginning of the energy use are the increasing risk of deterioration of energy supply, energy production and energy poverty. The problem of energy poverty among them is widely mentioned in the literature. In general, ...