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European power market studies to be carried out within FME ZEN
European power market analyses to be carried out within FME ZEN : ZEN deliverable D5.3.1 for 2017
Local energy solutions such as the utilization of local renewable energy resources, and increased energy efficiency, are important for being able to reduce European greenhouse gas emissions to amounts that are in line e.g. with a 2 degree global warming. In the long run, emission levels are affected...
Envolving Euopean electricity markets, and possibilites for flexible hydropower
Scheduling when Reservoirs are Batteries for Wind- and Solar-power
In this paper we take the perspective of a competitive hydropower producer located in Southern Norway, and calculate the profitability of investing in a pumped storage facility in price-scenario for Europe in 2050. A methodology to analyze the combined supply of day-ahead energy and real-time balanc...
Norway’s EV purchasing spree is climate friendly
If every other passenger car in Norway is plugged into the electric network by 2020, Europe will have to produce more electricity – mainly from coal-fired power plants – to meet the demand. But it will be a plus for the climate nonetheless....
Are Electric Cars Really Green
Scheduling when reservoirs are batteries for wind- and solar-power
Methodology for forecasting in the Swedish–Norwegian market for el-certificates
In this paper we describe a novel methodology for forecasting in the Swedish-Norwegian el-certificate market, which is a variant of a tradable green certificate scheme. For the forecasting, the el-certificate market is integrated in the electricity-market model EMPS, which has weekly to hourly time-...
El-certificates in EMPS model
This report documents how the el-certificate market has been implemented in EMPS as one extra area in the model. The reservoir storage for the new area represents the net balance for the certificate market. In this way, the existing methodology for strategy calculation in EMPS is utilized for the ce...