Essays about: "demand-side flexibility"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words demand-side flexibility.

  1. 1. Demand-side flexibility in shopping centres - a case study on Väla shopping centre

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för Energivetenskaper

    Author : Pontus Svensson; Daniel Iggström; [2019]
    Keywords : demand-side flexibility; shopping centre; load control; battery energy storage system; peak power reduction; frequency regulation. ; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Sweden is heading towards an energy system with less nuclear power and more intermittent energy sources. Together with the coming electrification of the transport and industry sector, this challenges the future stability of the Swedish power system. READ MORE

  2. 2. Demand flexibility potential from heat pumps in multi-family residential buildings

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Fasta tillståndets fysik

    Author : Sabina Oehme; [2018]
    Keywords : Demand flexibility; demand response; demand side management; electricity grid; heat pump; multi-family residential building; energy system; electricity distribution; thermal inertia; förbrukningsflexibilitet; värmepump; flerbostadshus; energisystem. eldistribution;

    Abstract : The Swedish energy power system is in the middle of a paradigm shift where the increased share of intermittent energy sources place higher demand on the ability to regulate and balance the generation and consumption of electricity. Demand flexibility, which means that consumers can adjust their energy consumption, is a promising solution to manage the imbalance in the power system. READ MORE

  3. 3. A case study of the reduction of district heating energy consumption in a residential building in Örebro (Sweden)

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Laura PEREZ CASADO; [2018]
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    Abstract : One of the major challenges to be faced in the energy supply sector is related to the requirement of matching the demand side. This is especially the case for the countries characterized by a high share of renewable energy sources. Among the renewable energy sources the use of wind power and photovoltaics has a priority. READ MORE

  4. 4. Active consumers at the centre of the energy system : Towards modelling consumer behaviour in OSeMOSYS

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Agnese Beltramo; [2016]
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    Abstract : This thesis focuses on assessing current technologies, policies, KPIs and modelling tools for enhancing the characterization of current energy demand coming from the residential sector in long term energy models. Today, thanks to the increasing spreading of smart grid and metering systems through the energy sector, new features are made available, allowing for more customized and optimal use of energy technologies, according to consumers’ behaviours and attitudes that affect energy demand. READ MORE

  5. 5. Opportunities and barriers for an increased flexibility in residential consumers’ electricity consumption

    University essay from KTH/Energi och klimatstudier, ECS; KTH/Energi och klimatstudier, ECS

    Author : Amanda Sten; Katja Åström; [2016]
    Keywords : Demand side flexibility; residential consumers; demand response programs; price signals; load control; load reductions; Efterfrågeflexibilitet; elkonsumenter; efterfrågeflexibilitetstjänster; prissignaler; effektjustering; effektreduktion;

    Abstract : I Sverige står hushållen för en stor del av den slutliga elanvändningen och deras konsumtionsmönster bidrar till att skapa höga förbrukningstoppar, särskilt under vintermånaderna när elbehovet är som störst. Om hushållen kunde tänka sig att vara mer flexibla i när de använder el skulle förbrukningstoppar kunna dämpas avsevärt och balansen mellan elproduktion och elanvändning bli lättare att upprätthålla. READ MORE