Search for dissertations about: "Residential electricity demand"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 swedish dissertations containing the words Residential electricity demand.

  1. 1. Electricity across borders regional cost sharing of grid investments, international benchmarking and the electricity demand of an ageing population

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Hans Nylund; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Economics - Economics; Cost allocation; Game Theoy; Investments in Electricity grids; Efficiency benchmarking; Residential electricity demand; Ekonomi - Nationalekonomi; Economics; Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with issues related to investments and regulation of high-voltage electricity grids, and to the households’ demand for electricity. The thesis consists of four self-contained papers. Papers I and II address the challenge of reaching agreements on the expansions of electricity grid infrastructure across national borders. READ MORE

  2. 2. Boosting behavioral change in residential electricity consumption demand response programs and feedback

    University dissertation from Västerås : Mälardalen University

    Author : Cajsa Bartusch; Mälardalens högskola.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Energy- and Environmental Engineering; energi- och miljöteknik;

    Abstract : As part of realizing national and European climate ambitions, it is imperative to bring about increased energy efficiency and consumption flexibility in the residential sector of the Swedish power market. In addition to governmental policy instruments to this end, market-based measures play an important role in making behavioral change in domestic electricity use happen. READ MORE

  3. 3. Demand Side Activities for Electric Load Reduction

    University dissertation from Department of Energy Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Juozas Abaravicius; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Load demand; Energiforskning; Energy research; demand response; peak load reduction; load management; demand side;

    Abstract : The research described in this thesis, focuses on some activities on the demand side that could reduce peak load in electricity system by using consumer flexibility i.e. by increasing the demand side response to signals coming from the energy market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Modeling and forecasting the load in the future electricity grid Spatial electric vehicle load modeling and residential load forecasting

    University dissertation from Uppsala universitet

    Author : Mahmoud Shepero; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]

    Abstract : The energy system is being transitioned to increase sustainability. This transition has been accelerated by the increased awareness about the adverse effects of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions into the atmosphere. The transition includes switching to electricity as the energy carrier in some sectors, e.g. READ MORE

  5. 5. Power Outages, Increasing Block Tariffs and Billing Knowledge

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs unversitet

    Author : Tensay Hadush Meles; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Power outages; defensive behavior; willingness to pay; Ethiopia; generalized propensity score; Residential electricity demand; shared connections; increasing block tariff; bunching analysis; panel data; Billing knowledge; consumer behavior; non-linear electricity price; field experiment;

    Abstract : Preferences for Improved Electricity Services in Developing Countries: Household’s Defensive Behavior and Willingness to Pay Access to electricity has received much attention but its reliability has been given less focus. Thus, uninterrupted power supply remains a critical challenge facing households in low-income developing countries. READ MORE