This new work on energy and environmental modeling describes a broad variety of modeling methodologies, embodied in models of varying scopes and philosophies. Examples range from top-down integrated assessment models to bottom-up partial equilibrium models, to hybrid models.
|Edition description:||Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2005|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)|
Table of ContentsNorth-South Trade and the Sustainability of Economic Growth: A Model with Environmental Constraints.- A Coupled Bottom-Up/Top-Down Model for GHG Abatement Scenarios in the Swiss Housing Sector.- Moderated Decision Support and Countermeasure Planning for Off-Site Emergency Management.- Hybrid Energy-Economy Models and Endogenous Technological Change.- The World-MARKAL Model and Its Application to Cost-Effectiveness, Permit Sharing, and Cost-Benefit Analyses.- A Fuzzy Methodology for Evaluating a Market of Tradable CO2-Permits.- MERGE: An Integrated Assessment Model for Global Climate Change.- A Mixed Integer Multiple Objective Linear Programming Model for Capacity Expansion in an Autonomous Power Generation System.- Transport and Climate Policy Modeling the Transport Sector: The Role of Existing Fuel Taxes in Climate Policy.- Pricing and Technology Options: An analysis of Ontario Electricity Capacity Requirements and GHG Emissions.- Implications of the Integration of Environmental Damage in Energy / Environmental Policy Evaluation: An Analysis with the Energy Optimisation model MARKAL/ TIMES.