Volume 129 2013

Assessment and Simulation Tools for Sustainable Energy Systems

Theory and Applications

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ISBN: 978-1-4471-5142-5 (Print) 978-1-4471-5143-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

  2. Multi-Criteria Foundations and Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-25

      Sustainability Assessment of Solar Technologies Based on Linguistic Information

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      Pages 27-54

      Photovoltaic Plants Selection on an Insular Grid Using Multicriteria Outranking Tools: Application in Corsica Island (France)

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      Pages 55-77

      Assessment of Green Energy Alternatives Using Fuzzy ANP

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      Pages 79-91

      Decision Criteria for Optimal Location of Solar Plants: Photovoltaic and Thermoelectric

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      Pages 93-105

      A Multi-Attribute Model for Wind Farm Location Combining Cloud and Utility Theories

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      Pages 107-128

      Territorial Design for Matching Green Energy Supply and Energy Consumption: The Case of Turkey

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      Pages 129-151

      A Cumulative Belief Degree Approach for Prioritization of Energy Sources: Case of Turkey

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      Pages 153-182

      MCDA: Measuring Robustness as a Tool to Address Strategic Wind Farms Issues

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      Pages 183-202

      Assessment of Energy Efficiency Technologies: Case of Heat Pump Water Heaters

  3. Fuzzy Inference, Artificial Neural Net, Algorithm Genetics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 203-203

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      Pages 205-224

      A Fuzzy Paradigm for the Sustainability Evaluation of Energy Systems

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      Pages 225-245

      Artificial Neural Networks and Genetic Algorithms for the Modeling, Simulation, and Performance Prediction of Solar Energy Systems

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      Pages 247-266

      Artificial Neural Network Based Methodologies for the Estimation of Wind Speed

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      Pages 267-284

      The Use of Genetic Algorithms to Solve the Allocation Problems in the Life Cycle Inventory

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      Pages 285-307

      Design and Implementation of Maximum Power Point Tracking Algorithm Using Fuzzy Logic and Genetic Algorithm

  4. Simulation Models and Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 309-309

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      Pages 311-331

      Simulation and Renewable Energy Systems

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      Pages 333-356

      Combining Mathematical Programming and Monte Carlo Simulation to Deal with Uncertainty in Energy Project Portfolio Selection

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      Pages 357-379

      Value Stream Maps for Industrial Energy Efficiency

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      Pages 381-394

      Assessment of Energy Efficiency in Lean Transformation: A Simulation Based Improvement Methodology

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      Pages 395-422

      Socio-Effective Value of Bio-Diesel Production

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 423-427