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Modeling and Simulation in Service of Energy Policy: The Challenges

  • Hassan Qudrat-UllahEmail author
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Part of the SpringerBriefs in Complexity book series (BRIEFSCOMPLEXITY)

Abstract

Modeling and simulation have long and well served the actors and various decision makers in the domain of energy policy . Various modeling approaches and models have been applied to address a variety of energy policy related issues. However, the journey continues. This chapter provides an overview of these modeling approaches and models identifying their key challenges in the face of emerging issues. The identified energy policy modeling related issues include the characterization of energy systems as complex dynamic systems with numerous uncertainties , nonlinearities , time lags , and intertwined feedback loops .

Keywords

Energy Policy Carbon Capture Electricity Price Distribute Energy Resource Energy System Modeling 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.York UniversityTorontoCanada

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