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    • Battery electric buses participation in electricity markets and power systems 

      Chapman, Nick; Barbero, Mattia; Corchero García, Cristina (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Many European cities have committed to procure only zero-emission buses by 2025, considering battery electric buses as the first choice to achieve this objective. However, whilst this technology promises to solve several ...
    • Comparison between economic and environmental drivers for demand side aggregator 

      Barbero, Mattia; Canals Casals, Lluc; Corchero García, Cristina (2020-08)
      Article
      Open Access
      Demand-side flexibility is a promising source of the energy system that might enhance renewable energy penetration and help to democratize the electricity sector. However, it is not clear what is the best strategy to adopt ...
    • Critical evaluation of European balancing markets to enable the participation of Demand Aggregators 

      Barbero, Mattia; Corchero García, Cristina; Canals Casals, Lluc; Igualada González, Lucía; Heredia, F.-Javier (Francisco Javier) (2020-04-15)
      Article
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      European Directives are incentivizing consumers to play an active role in the electricity system and to collaborate to maintain its stability, which has been historically provided by large generation power plants. However, ...
    • Overview of the regulation on aggregator agents in Europe 

      Barbero, Mattia; Igualada González, Lucía; Corchero García, Cristina (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Demand Response (DR) mechanisms promise to increase competition in the electricity sector and grid's reliability. Balancing and ancillary services could be offered by consumers for frequency balances but a new actor is ...
    • Reused second life batteries for aggregated demand response services 

      Canals Casals, Lluc; Barbero, Mattia; Corchero García, Cristina (2019-03-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      The electric vehicle is presented as an environmental friendly alternative to common vehicles and as the future of transportation. However, car manufacturers consider that electric vehicle batteries are not useful for ...
    • Sizing and scheduling of a microgrid connected to the grid with integration of EV 

      Barbero, Mattia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-06-15)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      This project presents a method based on GAMS software, which aim is to determine the optimal size of a microgrid connected to the grid, and the influence of electrical vehicles (EV) in the developing of the investment ...
    • Smart meters tackling energy poverty mitigation: uses, risks and approaches 

      Canals Casals, Lluc; Tirado Herrero, Sergio; Barbero, Mattia; Corchero García, Cristina (2020)
      Conference lecture
      Open Access
      Big data analysis is becoming an increasing field of interest for research to analyse, identify and predict final user’s behaviour. For this reason, in the energy sector, smart metering is generally used to find new business ...