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  1. 1. Sustainable Business for ABB Motors and Generators

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för teknikens ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Axel Kullander; Johan Malmberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Industrial Marketing; Network Identity; Focal Startup; Network Context; Network Horizon; Sales Channels; Baseload Power; Geothermal Power; Smart Grids; Grid Stabilization; Electrical Machines; Wind Power;

    Abstract : The market for large motors and generators has experienced a decreased demand during the last couple of years following the drop in oil prices in 2014. This follows significant investment in the sector by different actors in 2005-2014, which has resulted in an oversupply of large motors and generators on the market. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of Wind Power Production on Electricity Price Volatility : A Time-Series Analysis

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Alexander Wirdemo; [2017]
    Keywords : Wind power; price volatility; Nord pool;

    Abstract : This study investigates how increased wind power production (in MWh) in Sweden has affected electricity price volatility in the Nordic wholesale electricity exchange Nord Pool. The importance and growth of wind power have emerged in light of its low marginal costs of production and it being a renewable, zero-carbon electricity generation source. READ MORE

  3. 3. Development of an electricity market model based on short-term power plant recruitment in liberalized market conditions

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : ERIK BJÖRKLUND; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Deregulated electricity markets enable power generation resources to be allocated efficiently in the short-term through competitive bidding on the power exchange, thus resulting in the lowest generation cost possible given the power plants currently available. With increasing shares of intermittent power sources and prospects of substantial changes in baseload power, as seen recently in Sweden, it is of interest to be able to predict electricity market outcomes given certain changes in the power system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Solar PV-CSP Hybridisation for Baseload Generation : A Techno-economic Analysis for the Chilean Market

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Kevin Larchet; [2015]
    Keywords : Solar Energy; Solar PV; Solar CSP; Techno-economic Analysis; Chile; Hybridisation;

    Abstract : The development of high capacity factor solar power plants is an interesting topic, especially when considering the climate and economic conditions of a location such as the Chilean Atacama Desert. The hybridisation of solar photovoltaic (PV) and concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies for such an application is a promising collaboration. READ MORE