• C-E (curtailment – Energy share) map: An objective and quantitative measure to evaluate wind and solar curtailment 

      Yasuda, Yoh; Bird, Lori; Carlini, Enrico; Eriksen, Peter Børre; Estanqueiro, Ana; Flynn, Damian; Fraile, Daniel; Gomez Lazaro, Emilio; Martín-Martínez, Sergio; Hayashi, Daisuke; Holttinen, Hannele; Lew, Debra; McCam, John; Menemenlis, Nickie; Miranda, Raul; Orths, Antje; Smith, J. Charles; Taibi, Emanuele; Vrana, Til Kristian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2022)
      As the share of VRE (variable renewable energy) has grown rapidly, curtailment issues have arisen worldwide. This paper evaluates and compares curtailment situations in selected countries using an objective and quantitative ...
    • Future emerging technologies in the wind power sector: A European perspective 

      Watson, Simon; Moro, Alberto; Reis, Vera; Baniotopoulos, Charalampos; Barth, Stephan; Bartoli, Gianni; Bauer, Florian; Boelman, Elisa; Bosse, Denis; Cherubini, Antonello; Croce, Alessandro; Fagiano, Lorenzo; Fontana, Marco; Gambier, Adrian; Gkoumas, Konstantinos; Golightly, Christopher; Latour, Mikel Iribas; Jamieson, Peter; Kaldellis, John; Macdonald, Andrew; Murphy, Jimmy; Muskulus, Michael; Petrini, Francesco; Pigolotti, Luca; Rasmussen, Fleming; Schild, Philippe; Schmehl, Roland; Stavridou, Nafsika; Tande, John Olav Giæver; Taylor, Nigel A. S.; Telsnig, Thomas; Wiser, Ryan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
    • Gas switching reforming for flexible power and hydrogen production to balance variable renewables 

      Szima, Szabolcs; Nazir, Shareq Mohd; Cloete, Schalk Willem Petrus; Amini, Shahriar; Fogarasi, Szabolcs; Cormos, Ana-Maria; Cormos, Calin-Cristian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Variable renewable energy (VRE) is expected to play a major role in the decarbonization of the electricity sector. However, decarbonization via VRE requires a fleet of flexible dispatchable plants with low CO2 emissions ...
    • A lifecycle financial analysis model for offshore wind farms 

      Judge, Frances; McAuliffe, Fiona Devoy; Sperstad, Iver Bakken; Chester, Rachel; Flannery, Brian; Lynch, Katie; Murphy, Jimmy (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Simulation and modelling allow a range of offshore wind farm stakeholders to test and improve a project's viability in a cost-effective and safe manner. This paper presents a model developed to conduct detailed financial ...
    • Liquid hydrogen as prospective energy carrier: A brief review and discussion of underlying assumptions applied in value chain analysis 

      Berstad, David Olsson; Gardarsdottir, Stefania Osk; Roussanaly, Simon; Voldsund, Mari; Ishimoto, Yuki; Nekså, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      In the literature, different energy carriers are proposed in future long-distance hydrogen value chains. Hydrogen can be stored and transported in different forms, e.g. as compressed dense-phase hydrogen, liquefied hydrogen ...
    • Next frontiers in energy system modelling: A review on challenges and the state of the art 

      Fodstad, Marte; Crespo del Granado, Pedro; Hellemo, Lars; Knudsen, Brage Rugstad; Pisciella, Paolo; Silvast, Antti; Bordin, Chiara; Schmidt, Sarah; Straus, Julian (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2022)
      Energy Systems Modelling is growing in relevance on providing insights and strategies to plan a carbon-neutral future. The implementation of an effective energy transition plan faces multiple challenges, spanning from the ...
    • Offshore macroalgae biomass for bioenergy production: Environmental aspects, technological achievements and challenges 

      Fernand, Francois; Israel, Alvaro; Skjermo, Jorunn; Wichard, Thomas; Timmermanns, Klas R.; Goldberg, Alexander (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Economic and environmental developments in the last decades call for the displacement of fossil fuels to alternative energy sources. Biofuels are considered as a part of the solution for this challenge. Sustainable raw ...
    • A review of heat recovery technologies and their frost control for residential building ventilation in cold climate regions 

      Bai, Hongyu; Liu, Peng; Justo Alonso, Maria; Mathisen, Hans Martin (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2022)
      This study reviewed heat recovery technologies and their application in residential buildings in cold climates. The increasing efforts on reducing building energy use over the recent years have resulted in improved insulated ...
    • Space-time variability of climate variables and intermittent renewable electricity production – A review 

      Engeland, Kolbjørn; Borga, Marco; Cretuin, Jean-Domenique; Francois, Baptiste; Ramos, Maria-Helena; Vidal, Jean-Philippe (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      A major part of renewable electricity production is characterized by a large degree of intermittency driven by the natural variability of climate factors such as air temperature, wind velocity, solar radiation, precipitation, ...