Smart Grid Applications and Developments

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ISBN: 978-1-4471-6280-3 (Print) 978-1-4471-6281-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-20

      Introduction and Overview

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      Pages 21-43

      A Holistic View on Developing Smart Grids for a Low-Carbon Future

  3. Technical Characteristics of Smart Grid

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 45-45

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      Pages 47-57

      Status and Prospects of European Renewable-Based Energy Systems Facilitated by Smart Grid Technologies

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      Pages 59-74

      Arcturus: An International Repository of Evidence on Dynamic Pricing

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      Pages 75-93

      Microgrids and Distributed Energy Future

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      Pages 95-111

      Communication and Network Security Requirements for Smart Grid

  4. Stakeholders in Perspectives: Interests, Power and Conflict

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 115-140

      Smart Grids: The Regulatory Challenges

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      Pages 141-163

      i-Energy: Smart Demand-Side Energy Management

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      Pages 165-182

      Switching Perspectives: Creating New Business Models for a Changing World of Energy

  5. International Case Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Pages 185-220

      Smart Transmission Grids Vision for Europe: Towards a Realistic Research Agenda

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      Pages 221-238

      Comparison of Smart Grid Technologies and Progress in the USA and Europe

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      Pages 239-258

      Towards Sustainable Energy Systems Through Deploying Smart Grids: The Japanese Case

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      Pages 259-277

      Governing the Transition of Socio-technical Systems: A Case Study of the Development of Smart Grids in Korea

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      Pages 279-301

      Developing Super Smart Grids in China: Perspective of Socio-technical Systems Transition

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      Pages 303-328

      Exploring the Value of Distributed Energy for Australia

  6. Postscript

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 329-329

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      Chapter

      Pages 331-337

      Postscript