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Energy Demand Forecasting

  • Subhes C. BhattacharyyaEmail author
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter presents alternative approaches used in forecasting energy demand and discusses their pros and cons. It covers both simple approaches based on indicators and more sophisticated approaches using econometric methods, end-use method and other techniques. The chapter builds on the materials presented in Chaps.  3 and  4 and explains how demand analysis tools are extended to make forecasts for the future.

Keywords

Forecasting Simple indicators Alternative approaches Models 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Energy and Sustainable DevelopmentDe Montfort UniversityLeicesterUK

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