C1: Identification of alternatives

The definition of an alternative implies the description of:

  • Energy resources available
  • Energy carriers
  • Energy demand side options
  • Geographical location of sources, carriers, loads
  • Topology i.e. how the assets are connected
  • The available technologies for energy conversion, transport, storage and use.

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Published August 3, 2012

Contact: Gerd Kjølle, SINTEF Energy Research