Green Energy and Technology

Energy Systems Evaluation (Volume 1)

Sustainability Assessment

Editors: Ren, Jingzheng (Ed.)

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  • Explores the frontier of tools for sustainability assessment of energy systems
  • Presents innovative analysis methods for sustainable energy systems
  • Utilizes case studies, examples, and illustrations to clearly demonstrate points
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About this book

This book presents various methods for sustainability assessment of energy systems, under various different conditions and scenarios. It answers the questions of how to measure the sustainability of energy systems by adopting appropriate metrics and methods.

This book provides readers with a comprehensive view of the frontiers of sustainability assessment methods for energy system analysis. It presents various methodologies, allowing readers to understand:

  • the complete metrics for sustainability assessment;
  • life cycle thinking for sustainability assessment of energy systems; and
  • the advanced sustainability assessment methods for energy systems.

This book is of interest to researchers, engineers, decision makers, and postgraduate students within the field of energy systems, sustainability, and decision analysis. 


About the authors

Dr. Jingzheng Ren is currently Assistant Professor at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Adjunct Associate Professor of the University of Southern Denmark, and Associated Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Security & Development Policy (Stockholm, Sweden). He received his Ph.D. degree in 2015 from the University of Padua, He worked as Fulltime Associate Professor at the University of Southern Denmark before moving to The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He has published more than 200 publications including 150 journal papers, 1 authored book, 11 edited books, and more than 40 book chapters. He serves as Co-Editor-in-Chief of Environment, Development and Sustainability (Springer) and Subject Editor of Sustainable Production and Consumption (Elsevier), and he has also served as the session chair, an academic member, and a technical committee member of many international conferences.


Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Overview of Sustainability, Sustainable Development and Sustainability Assessment: Concepts and Methods

    Pages 1-29

    Liu, Yue (et al.)

  • Integrated Sustainability Assessment of Energy Systems at the Macro Level

    Pages 31-48

    Xiao, Huijuan (et al.)

  • Sustainable Energy System in the Archipelagic Country: Challenges and Opportunities

    Pages 49-69

    Syauqi, Ahmad (et al.)

  • Elements of Holistic Sustainability Assessments for Energy Systems

    Pages 71-106

    Arodudu, Oludunsin

  • Life Cycle Thinking and Environmental Assessment of Energy Systems from Supply and Demand Perspectives

    Pages 107-126

    Mannan, Mehzabeen (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Energy Systems Evaluation (Volume 1)
Book Subtitle
Sustainability Assessment
Editors
  • Jingzheng Ren
Series Title
Green Energy and Technology
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-67529-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-67529-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-67528-8
Series ISSN
1865-3529
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 225
Number of Illustrations
9 b/w illustrations, 45 illustrations in colour
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