Assessment Of Energy Sources Using Gis

Author: Lubos Matejicek
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319526944
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This volume is a comprehensive guide to the use of geographic information systems (GIS) for the spatial analysis of supply and demand for energy in the global and local scale.

Future Flooding And Coastal Erosion Risks

Author: Colin R. Thorne
Publisher: Thomas Telford
ISBN: 9780727734495
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Innovation of new and renewable energy sources. 3. The rate of floodplain
urbanisation depended ... scenarios. Changing scenarios were superimposed on
this fixed flood policy (including the current pattern of expenditure and technical
approach), in order to assess the capacity of the current policy to cope with long-
term changes. ... The methodology was developed to make use of GIS databases
for all of England and Wales and no other site-specific data. The flood risk
assessment ...

Application Of Geographic Information Systems Gis For Integrated Assessment And Management Of Mineral Resources In North East Asia

Author: United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Publisher: United Nations Publications
ISBN: 9789211200768
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According to economic analysis, 45 major mineral products are required for
economic development. Nineteen types ... The total production of mineral ores
was 5.66 percent greater than in 1996, however, consumption of energy source
exceeded production and the conflict between demand and supply became more
serious. (d) Japan ... This trend was expected to continue in fiscal 1998, with
production of refined copper estimated to fall only 0.5 per cent compared to the
previous year.

Climate Smart Technologies

Author: Walter Leal Filho
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 364237753X
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GIS. Techniques. for. the. Assessment. of. Biofuel. and. Biomass. Energy.
Resources. Lalit Kumar and Anirudh Singh Abstract The Pacific Island Countries
(PICs) are faced with energy challenges arising from the lack of availability of
fossil fuel sources in the region. Renewable energy has been identified as a
primary means by which these challenges could be met. The successful
utilization of renewable energy resources of the region will, however, depend on
several factors. Among ...

Assessment Of Marine And Hydrokinetic Energy Technology

Author: Board on Energy and Environmental Systems
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309217024
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Interim Letter Report resource—and their definitions, provided below, to clarify
elements of the overall resource assessment process as described by each
assessment group and to allow for a comparison of different methods,
terminology, and processes among the five assessment groups. The committee
recognizes that communities involved with other energy types, such as wind and
fossil fuels, use different terms to describe their resource bases (i.e., “resources,”
“proven reserves”).

Climate Policy Assessment

Author: Mikiko Kainuma
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9784431702641
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Uneven distribution of energy resources, unbalanced regional development and
the present high economic growth has led to emission patterns with dispersed
hotspots. The policy making to address the environmental concerns thus rests on
the assessment of future emissions and the options to mitigate them. The paper
shows, using AIM/Local model with GIS interface, that Indian CO2 emissions
shall continue to rise steadily till 2030, whereas the SO2 emissions shall decline
after ...

Computational Science And Its Applications Iccsa 2008

Author: Osvaldo Gervasi
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 3540698388
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Keywords: Wind farm, Visual impact assessment, Multimedia techniques, 3D
CAD models, 3D GIS analysis, Viewshed. 1 Introduction Growth of renewable
energy sources is mainly generated by the decrease of fossil fuel availability,
rising oil prices and air pollution emissions. Two strengths of these energy
sources can be summarized in the capability of a natural and quick
replenishment and in a reduced environmental pollution. The great demand of
renewable energy sources due ...

Resource Accounting For Sustainability Assessment

Author: Mario Giampietro
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317962079
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The Nexus between Energy, Food, Water and Land Use Mario Giampietro,
Richard J. Aspinall, Jesus Ramos-Martin, Sandra G. F. Bukkens. simultaneously
at multiple ... Although these are based on data for the respective study areas,
they should not beused forpolicy analysis. We recommend that MuSIASEM is
used withina participatory approach (e.g. sustainable livelihoods, ecosystem
approach, participatory GIS), withrelevant communities and institutions
involvedas appropriate.

Journal Of Scientific And Industrial Research

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Technology evaluation provides information on technologies used for the
processing of raw energy into energy forms that are useful to end users, while
resource assessment provides the quality and cost of energy sources. ... The
DSS is built in a GIS environment with the objective to exploit its powerful
features in handling all the parameters with geographic variability that influence
biomass availability, site selection of the energy conversion facility and
estimation of the performance ...