Automatic voltage regulation in medium voltage networks combined with renewable energy sources / Controlul tensiunii în reţelele de medie tensiune în care sunt conectate surse regenerabile de energie

17 Oct Automatic voltage regulation in medium voltage networks combined with renewable energy sources / Controlul tensiunii în reţelele de medie tensiune în care sunt conectate surse regenerabile de energie

Romanian Academy of Technical Sciences (ASTR) 2013 The paper proposes a solution of UPQC (Unified Power Quality Conditioner) type to compensate the voltage variations and to provide an actually constant voltage at the terminals of the users with sensitive receivers. The experimental study performed for...
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17 Oct Urban climate certification – condition of mitigation the urban heat island on thermal comfort in buildings in summer

Romanian Academy of Technical Sciences (ASTR) 2013 The paper presents the aim and objectives of modernizing the energy system of current buildings as well as of designing and executing new buildings with high Energy and Environmental Performance. It is necessary to refer to the European...
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17 Oct The future of electricity supply

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) 2012 Der Umstieg auf Erneuerbare Energien sowie der grosse Erneuerungs- und Ausbaubedarf bei der Produktion und Übertragung lassen einen grundlegenden Umbau des Elektrizitätssystems erwarten. Die Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz begrüssen, dass der Bund einen klaren Rahmen für die Energiepolitik...
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17 Oct How to encourage the renewable production of electricity?

Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW) 2012 In der Schrift erörtern die Autoren die prinzipiellen Möglichkeiten zur Förderung des erneuerbaren Stroms und analysieren diese in knapper Darstellung. Alle vier untersuchten Förderinstrumente (Einspeisevergütung, Bonusmodell, Quotenregelung und Ausschreibungen) zeigen dabei Stärken, aber auch Schwächen und es gibt...
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17 Oct The case for centres of excellence in sustainable building design

Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) (RAEng) 2012 A report that presents the outcome of an exercise to establish the costs and benefits for the UK economy of creating a network of centres of excellence in integrated, sustainable design for construction.
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17 Oct Smart buildings – people and performance

Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) (RAEng) 2013 The report of a roundtable meeting on the potential of Smart Buildings to help reduce energy use, enable supported living and provide valuable services.
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17 Oct GB Electricity capacity margin

Royal Academy of Engineering (UK) (RAEng) 2013 A study undertaken at the request of the Prime Minister’s Council for Science and Technology (CST) to explore whether the capacity margin of the GB electricity system could reach unacceptably low levels within this decade.
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