Analytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security

Analytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security is an ideal volume for professionals in academia, industry and government interested in the rapidly evolving area at the nexus between energy and climate change policy. The cutting-edge international contributions allow for a wide coverage of the topic. Analytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security focuses on the consideration of financial risk in the energy sector. It describes how tools borrowed from financial economic theory, in particular mean-variance portfolio theory, can provide insights on the costs and benefits of diversity, and thus inform investment decision making in conditions of uncertainty. It gives the reader an in-depth understanding of how to manage risk at a time when the world’s focus is on this area. The book provides insights from leading authorities in the area of energy security. It gives readers abundant, rigorous analysis and guidance at a critical time in facing the twin challenges of energy security and climate change. The book also highlights the role of clean energy technology in moving towards future diverse and intelligent electricity systems. It will be a trusted, first point of reference for decision-makers in the field of energy policy. The book includes a foreword by the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner. All royalties from sale of this book will be donated to charities working in the energy sector in the developing world. Theoretical underpinning and applied use of Portfolio theory in the energy sector In-depth consideration of risk Contributions from leading international energy economists Innovative methodologies for thinking about energy security and diversity

Produk Detail:

  • Author : Morgan Bazilian
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 364 pages
  • ISBN : 9780080915319
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOKAnalytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security

Analytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security

Analytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security
  • Author : Morgan Bazilian,Fabien Roques
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 02 March 2009
GET THIS BOOKAnalytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security

Analytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security is an ideal volume for professionals in academia, industry and government interested in the rapidly evolving area at the nexus between energy and climate change policy. The cutting-edge international contributions allow for a wide coverage of the topic. Analytical Methods for Energy Diversity and Security focuses on the consideration of financial risk in the energy sector. It describes how tools borrowed from financial economic theory, in particular mean-variance portfolio theory, can provide insights

Green Energy and Efficiency

Green Energy and Efficiency
  • Author : Alberto Ansuategi,Juan Delgado,Ibon Galarraga
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 05 November 2014
GET THIS BOOKGreen Energy and Efficiency

Addressing the major issues associated with green energy and energy efficiency, this book examines the economics of energy from the theoretical as well as applied perspectives. It makes a valuable contribution to existing discussion around environment and climate change issues, and provides an analysis of the socioeconomic and policy-oriented aspects of this topic. Each chapter is self-contained and tackles the fundamental issues and latest developments of a particular sub-topic. Combining rigour and accessibility, this book allows non-specialized readers to understand

The Routledge Handbook of Energy Security

The Routledge Handbook of Energy Security
  • Author : Benjamin K. Sovacool
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 December 2010
GET THIS BOOKThe Routledge Handbook of Energy Security

This Handbook examines the subject of energy security: its definition, dimensions, ways to measure and index it, and the complicating factors that are often overlooked. The volume identifies varying definitions and dimensions of energy security, including those that prioritize security of supply and affordability alongside those that emphasize availability, energy efficiency, trade, environmental quality, and social and political stewardship. It also explores the various metrics that can be used to give energy security more coherence, and also to enable it

Handbook of Sustainable Energy

Handbook of Sustainable Energy
  • Author : Ibon Galarraga,M. González-Eguino,Anil Markandya
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 20 October 2021
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Sustainable Energy

Ô. . . was impressed by the scope of the contributions and their clarity. All appear to have been written specifically for this ÒHandbookÓ and all are readily comprehensible without a large amount of assumed previous knowledge. . . a very useful source document and many of the chapters represent a good starting point for student research projects.Õ Ð Tony Owen, Economics of Energy and Environmental Policy ÔIn todayÕs modern world where energy resources are increasingly scarce, climate change is a hot-button issue, and population

A Guide to EU Renewable Energy Policy

A Guide to EU Renewable Energy Policy
  • Author : Israel Solorio,Helge Jörgens
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 30 June 2017
GET THIS BOOKA Guide to EU Renewable Energy Policy

This book is a guide for understanding the EU renewable energy policy as one of the most ambitious attempts world-wide to facilitate a transition towards more sustainable energy systems. It contains key case studies for understanding how member states have shaped the EU renewable energy policy, how the EU has affected the policies of its member states and how renewable energy policies have diffused horizontally. An analysis of the external dimension of the EU renewable energy policy is also included.

Energy 2050

Energy 2050
  • Author : Paul Ekins,Jim Skea,Mark Winskel
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 25 June 2012
GET THIS BOOKEnergy 2050

First Published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Handbook of CO2 in Power Systems

Handbook of CO2 in Power Systems
  • Author : Qipeng P. Zheng,Steffen Rebennack,Panos M. Pardalos,Mario V. F. Pereira,Niko A. Iliadis
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 05 June 2012
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of CO2 in Power Systems

The Handbook of CO2in Power Systems' objective is to include the state-of-the-art developments that occurred in power systems taking CO2emission into account. The book includes power systems operation modeling with CO2emissions considerations, CO2market mechanism modeling, CO2regulation policy modeling, carbon price forecasting, and carbon capture modeling. For each of the subjects, at least one article authored by a world specialist on the specific domain is included.

Financial Aspects in Energy

Financial Aspects in Energy
  • Author : André Dorsman,Wim Westerman,Mehmet Baha Karan,Özgür Arslan
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 24 June 2011
GET THIS BOOKFinancial Aspects in Energy

Energy production and supply, as well as sourcing and consumption, are becoming evermore important in a volatile world. In this book, attention is paid to prevalent energy issues from a finance perspective. The topics discussed cover markets, prices, regulations and firms. An international group of authors from both academia and energy practice provides in twelve chapters a state of the art of the energy markets in a finance environment. They do so by discussing the current knowledge and presenting empirical

Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation

Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation
  • Author : Ottmar Edenhofer,Ramón Pichs-Madruga,Youba Sokona,Kristin Seyboth,Susanne Kadner,Timm Zwickel,Patrick Eickemeier,Gerrit Hansen,Steffen Schlömer,Christoph von Stechow,Patrick Matschoss
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 21 November 2011
GET THIS BOOKRenewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation

This Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report (IPCC-SRREN) assesses the potential role of renewable energy in the mitigation of climate change. It covers the six most important renewable energy sources – bioenergy, solar, geothermal, hydropower, ocean and wind energy – as well as their integration into present and future energy systems. It considers the environmental and social consequences associated with the deployment of these technologies and presents strategies to overcome technical as well as non-technical obstacles to their application and diffusion.

The Economics and Policy of Solar Photovoltaic Generation

The Economics and Policy of Solar Photovoltaic Generation
  • Author : Pere Mir-Artigues,Pablo del Río
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 22 April 2016
GET THIS BOOKThe Economics and Policy of Solar Photovoltaic Generation

This book provides an up-to-date, rigorous analysis of the state of the art of solar photovoltaic (PV) generation. It focuses on the economic analysis of solar PV generation technologies as well as the policies that have been devised and implemented around the globe to support it. It provides the main theoretical tools for understanding the cost of these technologies, and discusses them from both a historical and comparative perspective with respect to other competing technologies (both conventional and renewable). In

Sustainable Hydropower in West Africa

Sustainable Hydropower in West Africa
  • Author : Amos Kabo-Bah,Chukwuemeka J. Diji
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 10 January 2018
GET THIS BOOKSustainable Hydropower in West Africa

Sustainable Hydropower in West Africa: Planning, Operation, and Challenges provides a comprehensive overview of the planning, deployment and management of hydropower in West Africa and similar regions. The authors use a practical approach to analyze available technology, modeling methodologies and sustainability aspects, such as the dependence between climate and hydropower, and socio-economic and environmental impacts. They discuss the need for innovative solutions and how to close research gaps in the field for this region. Although more than 50% of West Africa’

Regulation and Investments in Energy Markets

Regulation and Investments in Energy Markets
  • Author : Alessandro Rubino,Ilhan Ozturk,Veronica Lenzi,Maria Teresa Costa Campi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 December 2015
GET THIS BOOKRegulation and Investments in Energy Markets

Regulation & Investments in Energy Markets: Solutions for the Mediterranean presents the status of advancement and maturity of the Mediterranean energy policy, identifying patterns of development as well as lessons learned. Mediterranean countries are facing unprecedented challenges in the energy sector which affect the entire region. Energy policy and regulation is the key to tackling energy efficiency challenges, and providing favorable conditions for engineering infrastructures, investments, and improving security of energy supply. The assumption that the normative model, on which the

Energy Poverty

Energy Poverty
  • Author : Antoine Halff,Benjamin K. Sovacool,Jon Rozhon
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 27 November 2014
GET THIS BOOKEnergy Poverty

This edited volume looks at energy poverty, an issue whose pivotal role in the fight for human development is only now being recognised by policymakers. Nearly one quarter of humanity still lacks access to electricity. Close to one third rely on traditional fuels like firewood and cow dung for cooking, at great cost to their health and welfare. While most prevalent in parts of Africa and Asia, energy poverty is a global problem which concerns us all. This book, which

Renewable Energy Finance: Funding The Future Of Energy (Second Edition)

Renewable Energy Finance: Funding The Future Of Energy (Second Edition)
  • Author : Charles W Donovan
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release : 08 May 2020
GET THIS BOOKRenewable Energy Finance: Funding The Future Of Energy (Second Edition)

Foreword by Lord Browne of MadingleyReviews of the First Edition:'The entire text is quite readable and can be moved through with relative ease. This reviewer heartily recommends that, regardless of your background, you read this book to really get a grasp of the cutting-edge of climate finance.'LSE Review of BooksRenewable Energy Finance (Second Edition) describes in rich detail current best practices and evolving trends in clean energy investing. With contributions by some of the world's leading experts in