Sustainable, Multi-Criteria Biomass Procurement: A Game Theoretical Approach

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Abstract

Biomass exploitation asks for intelligent management strategies for linking multiple alternatives of exploitation as well as alternative paths in order to pro- duce (multiple) products and energy (directly used or stored) at the same time. By means of loose (and therefore flexibly alterable) coupling, a regional network of (basically) small players is formed, that offers an extensible portfolio of processes, which can be used in flexible combination.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Barbara Rapp
    • 1
  • Jörg Bremer
    • 1
  • Michael Sonnenschein
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computing ScienceUniversity of OldenburgOldenburgGermany

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