Essays about: "rural electrification"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 86 essays containing the words rural electrification.

  1. 1. Key Performance Indicators for the monitoring of large-scale battery storage systems

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Emeric Brun; [2019]
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    Abstract : In the context of the fight against climate change, the electricity sector is experiencing a complete renewal. Power grids are undergoing a transformation from centralized and unidirectional systems to multilevel and more integrated networks with, among others, the insertion of intermittent Renewable Energy Sources (RES) on the production side and with the emergence of new consumer behaviors on the demand side. READ MORE

  2. 2. SMALL SCALE POWER GENERATION FOR A RURAL MEDICAL CLINIC : A minor field study in Linga Linga, Mozambique

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

    Author : Hampus Nilsson; David Lindqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Renewable Energy; Small Scale Power Generation; Rural Mozambique; Electrification; Minor Field Study; Förnybar energi; Småskalig kraftproduktion; Moçambikansk landsbygd; Elektrifiering; Minor Field Study; Energia Renovável; Geração de Electricidade de Pequena Escala; Moçambique Rural; Electrificação; Menor Área de Estudo;

    Abstract : In Sub-Saharan Africa, 76 % of the population lack access to electricity. This situation prohibits economic growth, causes major health issues, and impedes the education of its populace. Considerable work and effort are being made to increase the populace’s access to electricity. READ MORE

  3. 3. A cost-optimal and geospatial analysis for the power system of Sierra Leone

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

    Author : Richard Budianto; [2019]
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    Abstract : In 2014, the electricity access in Sierra Leone was almost 13.1%, consisting of 42% in urban areas and 1% in rural areas. The high transmission and distribution losses in the national grid, the insufficient generation capacity, and regulatory constraints are also some of the country´s challenges in the power sector (SEforALL Africa Hub, 2018). READ MORE

  4. 4. Framtidsscenarier för en levande och hållbar landsbygd i det klimatneutrala Sverige : en studie av fem svenska landsbygdskommuner

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Ludvig Widestam; [2019]
    Keywords : klimatneutralitet; landsbygd; levande; hållbar; backcasting; scenarioanalys;

    Abstract : Sveriges landsbygder står inför stora utmaningar i omställningen till ett hållbart och klimatneutralt samhälle. Samtidigt är landsbygden i många delar av Sverige en avfolkningsbygd där kommersiell och offentlig service läggs ner till följd av effektiviseringar och en förändrad demografisk utveckling. READ MORE

  5. 5. Artificial Intelligence in rural offgrid Polygeneration Systems: : A Case Study with RVE.Sol focusing on Electricity Supply & Demand Balancing

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

    Author : Axel Bruck; [2019]
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    Abstract : Growing data generation and increasing computational power accelerate the advance of machine learning (ML) as a subsection of artificial intelligence in various sectors, while in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) electrification cannot keep up with the pace of population growth. Hence, this study aims to determine how ML can support rural polygeneration minigrids and thus assisting the electrification efforts in SSA in cooperation with the company RVE. READ MORE