Energy Systems Analysis Unit

 

  • Sustainability analysis of energy systems.

 

  • Economic valuation of the environmental costs and benefits associated with the production and consumption of energies derived from different cycles of fuel and transportation.

 

  • Study of strategies and identification of non-technical barriers to achieve a larger presence for clean energies in the market.

 

  • Economic analysis of emerging energy technologies, energy modelling, incorporating externalities and life cycle analysis, as well as the construction of future energy scenarios.

 

Descriptors: External cost; energy conversion; energy accounting; socio-economic factors; biofuels; environmental impacts; transport; energy modelling; Life Cycle Analysis.