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Accession Number DE2012-1045742
Title Approaches for Planning and Implementing Sustainable Energy Growth in a Complex World.
Publication Date Jun 2012
Media Count 9p
Personal Author A. Schwab N. Snyder
Abstract The subject of sustainable energy development has been widely discussed and debated in recent years. However, despite widespread interest, progress toward this goal has been limited. This paper will build on current thinking related to sustainable development, energy forecasting, and complexity theory and show how past roadmapping methodologies fall short. While proposing ways of thinking about our responses to global changes, we consider how we can create and discover the pathways through those unpredictable changes toward high global renewables penetration.
Keywords Energy forecasting
Global analysis
Renewable energy sources
Supply and demand
Sustainable energy development

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 97G - Policies, Regulations & Studies
97B - Energy Use, Supply, & Demand
Corporate Author National Renewable Energy Lab., Golden, CO.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1226
Contract Number DE-AC36-08GO28308

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