Sustainable Energy Planning Research Group

  • Rendsburggade 14

    9000 Aalborg

    Denmark

Research Output 1994 2020

2020

Half a century of energy policy, planning and debate - summary and outlook

Arler, F. & Sperling, K., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Ethics and energy policy: Danish energy policy and planning since the 1960s with a special focus on the transition to sustainability. Arler, F. (ed.). London: Routledge, 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

Local government innovation in the energy sector: a study of key actors' motives and arguments

Sperling, K. & Arler, F., 2020, (Submitted) In : Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

2019
2 Citations (Scopus)

A comprehensive framework for strategic energy planning based on Danish and international insights

Jensen, L. K. & Sperling, K., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Energy Strategy Reviews.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Analytic versus solver-based calculated daily operations of district energy plants

Andersen, A. N. & Østergaard, P. A., 15 May 2019, In : Energy. 175, p. 333-344 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Budget control
Thermal energy
Linear programming
Energy storage
Pumps
39 Downloads (Pure)
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Are there benefits to single country modelling? Comparing 14 interconnected individual country models to a single 14-country model

Thellufsen, J. Z., 11 Sep 2019, 5th International Conference on Smart Energy Systems in Copenhagen, on 10-11 September 2019.

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingResearch

1 Citation (Scopus)

Balancing Europe: Can district heating affect the flexibility potential of Norwegian hydropower resources?

Askeland, K., Bozhkova, K. N. & Sorknæs, P., 1 Oct 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 141, p. 646-656 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

District heating
Electricity
Electric heating
Biomass
Pumps
11 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
5 Citations (Scopus)

Business and socioeconomic assessment of introducing heat pumps with heat storage in small-scale district heating systems

Østergaard, P. A., Jantzen, J., Marczinkowski, H. M. & Kristensen, M., Aug 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 139, p. 904-914 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Heat storage
District heating
Biomass
Pumps
Industry
1 Citation (Scopus)

Consumer ownership, natural monopolies and transition to 100% Renewable Energy Systems

Hvelplund, F. & Djørup, S. R., 2019, In : Energy. 181, p. 440-449 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Fuel systems
Fossil fuels
Energy conservation
Concretes
Costs
55 Downloads (Pure)

Definition & Experiences of Strategic Heat Planning

Djørup, S. R., Bertelsen, N., Mathiesen, B. V. & Schneider, N. C. A., 16 Apr 2019, 35 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportResearch

File

Development in Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems

Fernandes Teixeira, J. C. & Østergaard, P. A., 2019, In : International Journal of Sustainable Energy Planning and Management. 22, 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
16 Downloads (Pure)

Development of next generation energy system simulation tools for district energy

Andersen, A. N., 4 Jul 2019, Aalborg Universitetsforlag. 101 p. (PhD Series, Technical Faculty of IT and Design, Aalborg University).

Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

Open Access
File

Developments in 4th generation district heating

Østergaard, P. A., Lund, H. & Mathiesen, B. V., 1 Jan 2019, In : International Journal of Sustainable Energy Planning and Management. 20, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

district heating
District heating
heat
energy planning
heat source
36 Downloads (Pure)
File
4 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of electricity storage versus thermal storage as part of two different energy planning approaches for the islands Samsø and Orkney

Marczinkowski, H. M. & Østergaard, P. A., 15 May 2019, In : Energy. 175, p. 505-514 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

File
Energy storage
Electricity
Planning
Thermal energy
Potential energy

Flexible Carbon Capture and Utilization technologies in future energy systems and the utilization pathways of captured CO2

Mikulčić, H., Skov, I. R., Dominković, D. F., Alwi, S. R. W., Manan, Z. A., Tan, R., Duić, N., Mohamad, S. N. H. & Wang, X., Oct 2019, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 114, 109338

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Carbon capture
Decarbonization
Fossil fuels
Renewable energy resources
Beverages

Fossil Fuel Systems to 100 Per Cent Renewable Energy-Based Smart Energy Systems: Lessons from the Case of Denmark, 1973–2017

Hvelplund, F., Djørup, S. R. & Sperling, K., Jun 2019, In Search of Good Energy Policy. Ozawa, M., Chaplin, J., Pollitt, M., Reiner, D. & Warde, P. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 165-186

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

7 Downloads (Pure)

From carbon calculators to energy system analysis in cities

Drysdale, D., Mathiesen, B. V. & Lund, H., 1 Jan 2019, In : Energies. 12, 12, 2307.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Calculator
Systems Analysis
Carbon
Systems analysis
Energy
18 Citations (Scopus)

Full energy system transition towards 100% renewable energy in Germany in 2050

Hansen, K., Mathiesen, B. V. & Skov, I. R., Mar 2019, In : Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews. 102

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Industrial heating
Potential energy
Nuclear energy
Costs
Biomass
56 Downloads (Pure)
File
energy efficiency
heating
cooling
cogeneration
energy
2 Citations (Scopus)

Heat Roadmap Europe: Towards EU-Wide, local heat supply strategies

Möller, B., Wiechers, E., Persson, U., Grundahl, L., Lund, R. S. & Mathiesen, B. V., 15 Jun 2019, In : Energy. 177, p. 554-564 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

District heating
Hot Temperature
Zoning
Enthalpy
Biomass

How future frames materialize and consolidate: the energy transition in Denmark

Veenman, S., Sperling, K. & Hvelplund, F., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Futures The journal of policy, planning and futures studies.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

How municipalities act under the paradigm for energy planning

Jensen, L. K., 1 May 2019, In : Sustainable Cities and Society. 47, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Implementing cleaner heating solutions towards a future low-carbon scenario in Ireland

Thellufsen, J. Z., Nielsen, S. & Lund, H., 20 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 214, p. 377-388 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

District heating
heating
Heating
Carbon
carbon
16 Downloads (Pure)

Integrated Flexible Resources and Energy Markets in the Danish Multi-energy System

Xi, Y., Fang, J., Chen, Z., Lund, H., Thomsen, S. M., Dyrelund, A. & Kristensen, P. G., 21 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) 2019 IEEE PES ISGT ASIA. IEEE Press, p. 5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/conference proceedingArticle in proceedingResearchpeer-review

File
2 Citations (Scopus)

Investment screening model for spatial deployment of power-to-gas plants on a national scale – A Danish case

Nielsen, S. & Skov, I. R., 12 Apr 2019, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 44, 19, p. 9544-9557 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Gas plants
Biogas
Screening
Methanation
screening

Policy paradigms for optimal residential heat savings in transition to 100% renewable energy systems

Hvelplund, F., Jensen, L. K., Nielsen, S., Terkelsen, E. & Madsen, K. B., Nov 2019, In : Energy Policy. 134, 110944

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Quantifying the influence of wind power and photovoltaic on future electricity market prices

Sorknæs, P., Djørup, S. R., Lund, H. & Thellufsen, J. Z., 15 Jan 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 180, p. 312-324 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Wind power
Electricity
Energy balance
Power markets
21 Downloads (Pure)

Renewable Electrification in Kenya: Potentials and Barriers

Samoita, D., Remmen, A., Nzila, C. & Østergaard, P. A., 2019, p. 1-19, 20 p.

Research output: Working paperResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File

Smart Energy Cities in a 100% Renewable Energy Context

Thellufsen, J. Z., Lund, H., Nielsen, S., Sorknæs, P., Djørup, S. R., Sperling, K., Østergaard, P. A., Drysdale, D. W. & Chang, M., 4 Oct 2019, Proceedings for 14th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems.

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/conference proceedingArticle in proceedingResearchpeer-review

Sustainable and cost-efficient energy supply and utilisation through innovative concepts and technologies at regional, urban and single-user scales

Piacentino, A., Duic, N., Markovska, N., Mathiesen, B. V., Guzović, Z., Eveloy, V. & Lund, H., 1 Sep 2019, In : Energy. 182, p. 254-268 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Costs
Waste heat utilization
Environmental impact
Sustainable development
Heating

Sustainable development using renewable energy technology

Østergaard, P. A., Duic, N., Noorollahi, Y., Mikulcic, H. & Kalogirou, S., 2019, In : Renewable Energy.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

This is how Copenhagen plans to go carbon-neutral by 2025

Mathiesen, B. V., Auken, I. M. M. & Skibsted, J. M., 2019, 2 p.

Research output: Other contributionNet publication - Internet publicationResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Toward an Efficient and Sustainable Use of Energy in Industries and Cities

Calise, F., Vicidomini, M., Costa, M., Wang, Q., Østergaard, P. A. & Duić, N., 2019, In : Energies. 12, 16, p. 1-28 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access

Transitioning Island Energy Systems - Local Conditions, Development Phases and Renewable Energy Integration

Marczinkowski, H. M., Østergaard, P. A. & Djørup, S. R., 10 Sep 2019, In : Energies. 12, 18

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Local System
Renewable Energy
Sector
Scenarios
Smart Grid
1 Citation (Scopus)
Energy efficiency
District heating
Office buildings
Biomass
Electricity
2018
12 Citations (Scopus)

Active and passive cooling methods for dwellings: A review

Oropeza-Perez, I. & Østergaard, P. A., Feb 2018, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 82, p. 531-544 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

A method for assessing support schemes promoting flexibility at district energy plants

Andersen, A. & Østergaard, P. A., Sep 2018, In : Applied Energy. 225, p. 448–459 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

A smart energy system approach vs a non-integrated renewable energy system approach to designing a future energy system in Zagreb

Bačeković, I. & Østergaard, P. A., 15 Jul 2018, In : Energy. 155, p. 824-837 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Biomass
Electricity
Economics
Costs
2 Citations (Scopus)
91 Downloads (Pure)

Barriers and Recommendations to Innovative Ownership Models for Wind Power

Jensen, L. K., Sperling, K. & Lund, H., 29 Sep 2018, In : Energies. 11, 10, 2602.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Wind Power
Wind power
Recommendations
Wind Turbine
Wind turbines
23 Citations (Scopus)
97 Downloads (Pure)

Between grassroots and treetops: community power and institutional dependence in the renewable energy sector in Denmark, Sweden and the Netherlands

Kooij, H-J., Oteman, M. I., Veenman, S., Sperling, K., Magnusson, D., Palm, J. & Hvelplund, F. K., 2018, In : Energy Research and Social Science. 37, p. 52-64 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
renewable energy
Denmark
Sweden
Netherlands
energy
8 Citations (Scopus)

Beyond sensitivity analysis: A methodology to handle fuel and electricity prices when designing energy scenarios

Lund, H., Sorknæs, P., Mathiesen, B. V. & Hansen, K., 1 May 2018, In : Energy Research and Social Science. 39, p. 108-116 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

electricity
Sensitivity analysis
Electricity
scenario
energy
559 Downloads (Pure)
File
District heating
Heating
Electricity
Innovation
Systems analysis
445 Downloads (Pure)

Business Cases and Business Strategies to Encourage Market Uptake: Addressing Barriers for the Market Uptake of Recommended Heating and Cooling Solutions - Heat Roadmap Europe 4

Trier, D., Kowalska, M., Paardekooper, S., Volt, J., De Groote, M., Krasatsenka, A., Popp, D., Beletti, V., Nowak, T., Rothballer, C., Stiff, G., Terenzi, A. & Mathiesen, B. V., 2018, PlanEnergi s/i. 45 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportCommunication

Open Access
File
Cooling
Heating
Industry
Lead
Hot Temperature

Chapter 7 - Sustainable Towns: The Case of Frederikshavn Aiming at 100% Renewable Energy

Lund, H. & Østergaard, P. A., 2018, Sustainable Cities and Communities Design Handbook (Second Edition): Green Engineering, Architecture, and Technology. W. Clark, W. (ed.). 2 ed. Butterworth-Heinemann, p. 129-146 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

energy
wind turbine
harbor
methodology
industry
12 Citations (Scopus)

Comprehensive assessment of the role and potential for solar thermal in future energy systems

Hansen, K. & Mathiesen, B. V., Jul 2018, In : Solar Energy. 169, p. 144-152 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Thermal energy
District heating
Enthalpy
Electricity
Systems analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)
District heating
Steel tanks
Heating
Water tanks
Energy storage
3 Citations (Scopus)
81 Downloads (Pure)

District Heating Expansion Potential with Low-Temperature and End-Use Heat Savings

Nielsen, S. & Grundahl, L., 24 Jan 2018, In : Energies. 11, 2, 277.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
District heating
Heating
Heat
Scenarios
Temperature