Welcome to the ESEM Course

28 Fevereiro 2021, 18:51 Carlos Augusto Santos Silva

Dear all,

 

Welcome to the course Energy Systems Modeling and Economics.


The course schedule is Mondays from 18 to 20H

 

This course is lectured at Tecnico by me (CS) and at FEUP by Zenaida Morão (ZM) and Isabel Azevedo (IA).

 

The schedule of the course is the following:

 

 

Date

Title

Lecturer

01 Mar 21

Lecture 1: Introduction to Energy Planning. Course contents and organization

ZM

08 Mar 21

Lecture 2: The energy chain

ZM/IA

15 Mar 21

Lecture 3: Energy Conversion

CS

22 Mar 21

Lecture 4: Energy demand - characterization and forecast techniques

CS

29 Mar 21

Lecture 5: ES Modelling (I- without economic optimization)

ZM/IA

05 Apr 21

Easter Holidays

 

12 Apr 21

Easter Holidays

19 Apr 21

Lecture 6: Renewable Energy Systems

ZM/IA

26 Apr 21

Lecture 7: Electrical systems generation & grids planning

ZM/IA

03 May 21

Lecture 8: Energy Markets

CS

10 May 21

Lecture 9: Economic optimization in ES

CS

 

ES Modelling (II- with economic optimization)

CS

17 May 21

Lecture 10: Energy Policies

ZM/IA

24 May 21

Lecture 11: Energy Planning as a Decision-making process

ZM/IA

Extra 1, 2

Workshop – Using OSeMOSYS for Energy Planning

1.       Intro to the model

2.       Modelling exercise

ZM/IA

ZM/IA

Lectured by Isabel Azevedo & Zenaida Mourão, from FEUP

Zoom Link: https://videoconf-colibri.zoom.us/j/85726860609

CS

Lectured by Prof. Carlos Silva, from Técnico - U. Lisbon

Zoom Link:  https://videoconf-colibri.zoom.us/j/87879640189

 

The evaluation of the course consists of three assignments and a final exam. The final grade results from the weighted average of the evaluations as follows:

 

Final grade = 5% A1 + 15% A2 + 40% A3 + 40% Final Exam

 

Assignment 1 - EP in publications to be delivered by 8th of March

Assignment 2 – Sankey Diagrams for a chosen country delivered by 5th of April

Assignment 3 – Osemosys Modelling Exercise to be delivered by the 7th of June

Final Exam – to be held on the 18th-19th of June (exam question sent to students on at 18:00 on the 18th of June and students to send answers by 22:00 on the 19th of June)

 

 

Tomorrow, the link of the classes is: https://videoconf-colibri.zoom.us/j/85726860609

 

 

Best

Carlos Santos Silva