Essays about: "Levelized Cost of Energy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 essays containing the words Levelized Cost of Energy.

  1. 1. Feasibility analysis of upgrading the cogeneration unit of George Washington sugar mill in Cuba

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Joakim Ginste; Sascha Partanen; [2020]
    Keywords : CEST; cogeneration; levelized cost of energy; net present value; sugar mill; CEST; kraftvärmeverk; energiproduktionskostnad; nettonuvärde; sockerbruk;

    Abstract : Cuba’s government has set a goal to generate 24 percent of the country’s electricity from renewable sources by 2030. The country’s many sugar mills have been identified as key contributors to reach this goal as their cogeneration units have the potential to significantly increase Cuba’s electricity production from biomass by upgrading them to bioelectric plants. READ MORE

  2. 2. Renewable power generation for developing societies on a remote island in Fiji : A case study

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Erika Rebhan; Ellinor Wahnström; [2020]
    Keywords : Fiji; Moala Island; Renewable power generation; Remote electrification; HOMER software; Fiji; Moala; Förnybar kraftproduktion; Elektrifiering på avlägsna platser; HOMER-programvara;

    Abstract : Access to electricity is an important factor for rural development as many needs and services such as education, health care and water supply all have energy requirements. The aim of this study was to develop a sustainable electrification system based on renewable energy for the remote village Keteira on Moala Island, Fiji. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design and Optimization of a Sodium-Molten Salt Heat Exchanger for Concentrating Solar Power applications

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Salvatore Guccione; [2020]
    Keywords : Concentrating solar power CSP ; liquid sodium; advanced molten salt; chloride salt; heat exchanger HX ; shell and tube; CSP Gen3 Liquid-Phase Pathway; Modelica; Termisk solkraft; CSP; flytande natrium; avancerat smält salt; kloridsalt; värmeväxlare HX ; skal och rör; CSP Gen3 Liquid-Phase Pathway; Modelica;

    Abstract : Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) is one of the most promising renewable energybased electricity generation technologies to deal with the increasing demand of power consumption and environmental sustainability. With the aim of achieving the 2020 SunShot cost target for CSP of 60 USD/MWh, the United States Department of Energy presented, in May 2018, the Gen3 CSP initiative. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy storage and their combination with wind power compared to new nuclear power in Sweden : A review and cost analysis

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Simon Englund-Karlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy storage; wind power; nuclear power; levelized cost of energy; levelized cost of storage; review; cost analysis; LCOE; LCOS; pumped hydro storage; compressed air energy storage; battery storage; PHS; CAES;

    Abstract : As intermittent renewable energy sources such as wind and solar power gradually increase around the world, older technologies such as nuclear power is phased out in Sweden and many other countries. It is then important to ensure that the total power need is secured, and that the power grid can remain stable. READ MORE

  5. 5. Techno Economic Analysis of Reverse Osmosis Combined with CSP + PV in Kuwait

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Olof Eriksson; [2020]
    Keywords : Solar Desalination; CSP; PV; RO; CSP PV; CSP PV RO;

    Abstract : Seawater desalination plays an important role when fighting the freshwater scarcity that many places around the world are currently facing. The increasing need for desalinated water is followed by a high energy demand. READ MORE