Recent Submissions

  • Introducció de funcionalitats d'Autoconsum en un nou mòdul d'un SaaS de comptabilitat energètica 

    Cavallé Gil, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-11-01)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    El present treball té com a objectiu desenvolupar un conjunt d’algoritmes d’anàlisi de viabilitat tècnica i econòmica per a la implantació de futures instal·lacions d’autoconsum individual o col·lectiu, així com algoritmes ...
  • In Harmony. Virtual Power Plants: Predicting, Optimising and Leveraging Residential Electrical Flexibility for Local and Global Benefit 

    Ryan, Tim (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-08-09)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires
    Electrical demand flexibility is a key component to enabling a low cost, low carbon grid. In this study, residential electricity demand and flexibility is explored from the lens of a virtual power plant operator. Individual ...
  • Design of a Market Framework for Exchanging Energy Flexibility as Energy Loans 

    Ponnusamy, Deepasundar (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-24)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
    Demand-side flexibility is becoming an inevitable part of the operation of power systems with large-scale integration of solar, wind, electric vehicles, etc. As a relatively new service, there’s a necessity for simple and ...
  • Construction, Testing and Modelling of a litre-scale Sorption Heat Storage Reactor 

    De Carli, Paolo (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-24)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
    In this work, a litre-scale sorption reactor setup has been built and tested. The components and sensors of the setup have been specified to allow the reproducibility of the setup and the tests information (such as initial ...
  • Study and Analysis of Asymmetrical Charging as A New Electrical Vehicle (EV) Smart Charging Method 

    Rosyadi, Sahilaushafnur (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   KTH School of Industrial Engineering and Management
    Currently, the proliferation of electrified vehicles (EV) has increased rapidly. Considering EV users’ point of view, the duration of charging, and the place to charge their car are essential factors. Increase of EV ...
  • Safe, Sustainable Discharge of Electric Vehicle Batteries as a Pre- treatment Step to Crushing in the Recycling Process 

    Nembhard, Nicole (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   KTH School of Industrial Engineering and Management
    According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, an increase in global temperature to above 1.5°C can be halted but would require immediate intervention to reach net zero emissions in the next 15 years. This ...
  • Innovation and Optimization of Energy Systems in the Temporary Entertainment Events Industry 

    Mergulhão Prazeres, Vasco (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   KTH School of Industrial Engineering and Management
    An unprecedented view into the nature of energy systems in the Temporary Entertainment Events Industry (TEEI) is developed. A characterization of the context of the latter and its energy systems state-of-the-art is performed. ...
  • Techno-economic Study of Hydrogen as a Heavy-duty Truck Fuel. A Case Study on the Transport Corridor Oslo – Trondheim 

    Danebergs, Janis (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   KTH School of Industrial Engineering and Management
    Norway has already an almost emission-free power production and its sales of zero-emission light-duty vehicles surpassed 30% in 2018; a natural next challenge is to identify ways to reduce emissions of heavyduty vehicles. ...
  • Future Scenarios for Energy Security and Sustainable Desalination in Jordan 

    Weinstein, Miles (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Kungliga Tekniska högskolan
    This thesis has been carried out in accordance with the InnoEnergy MSc SELECT dual-degree program, a collaboration between the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) in Barcelona and KTH Royal Institute of Technology, ...
  • Performance Optimization during Grid Outages using Demand Side Management 

    Sippel, Felix (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   Tezpur University
    The conditions of energy availability from different resources is depending on myriad factors like technological innovation, geographical prerequisites and market dynamics. In, microgrids, where often multiple energy ...
  • Optimization of integrated energy storage for implicit demand-side flexibility 

    Miori, Tommaso (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Open Access
    Covenantee:   KTH School of Industrial Engineering and Management
    Demand-Side Flexibility (DSF) is a very attractive option to solve challenges that are emerging from the evolution of modern power systems all around the world. The greater integration of intermittent renewable energy ...
  • Methods to identify broken neutral fault in LV distribution grids by using existing smart meters infrastructure 

    Menos Aikateriniadis, Christoforos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-12-17)
    Master thesis
    Restricted access - author's decision
    Covenantee:   KTH School of Industrial Engineering and Management / Vattenfall AB
    The vast majority of Swedish utility network customers for nearly a decade has been supported by Advanced Metering Management (AMM) systems, including smart meters. Vattenfall´s modern smart meters enable a new level of ...

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