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Merkebu Zenebe Degefa

Research Scientist

Merkebu Zenebe Degefa

Research Scientist

Merkebu Zenebe Degefa
Phone: 930 91 984
Department: Energy Systems
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1821215

The power system is transitioning from the traditional one-way system to a more integrated and complex system with more active end-users and with generation and reverse power flow at the distribution level. As a part of this transition, flexible resources such as energy storage systems, electrical v...

Year 2020
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1815160

This report is written as a part of the SAMREG project, which is a research project funded by Norwegian distribution system operators (DSOs). The project aims to help grid companies adopting voltage regulation as an alternative to grid investment to reduce the investment need in the distribution gri...

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1732059

This paper identifies the effect of Electric vehicles (EVs) and solar panels/photovoltaic (PVs) on the distribution grid with and without the use of demand response. A method to generate realistic profiles of EVs and PVs based on statistical data is presented. The paper documents the impacts of EVs ...

Year 2019
Type Part of a book/report
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1713019

Smart energy solutions aim to modify and optimise the operation of existing energy infrastructure. Such cyber-physical technology must be mature before deployment to the actual infrastructure, and competitive solutions will have to be compliant to standards still under development. Achieving this te...

Authors Heussen Kai Steinbrink Cornelius Abdulhadi I.F. Nguyen V.H. Degefa Merkebu Zenebe Merino Julia Jensen T.V. Guo H. Gehrke Oliver Bondy Daniel E. Morales Babazadeh D. Pröstl Andrén F. Strasser Thomas I.
Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1688238

Authors Strasser Thomas I. Andrén Filip Pröstl Widl Edmund Lauss Georg de Jong E.C.W. Calin M Sosnina M Khavari A. Rodriguez JE Kotsampopoulos Panos C. Blank Marita Steinbrink Cornelius Maki Kari Kulmala Anna van der Meer Arjen A. Bhandia Rishabh Brandl Ron Arnold Gunter Sandroni Carlo Pala D Morales Bondy DE Heussen Kai Gehrke Oliver Coffele Federico Tran Q.-T. Rikos Evangelos J. Nguyen Van Hoa Orue I Degefa Merkebu Zenebe Manikas S
Year 2018
Type Part of a book/report