Meeting todayas energy and climate challenges require not only technological advancement but also a good understanding of stakeholdersa perceptions, political sensitivity, well-informed policy analyses and innovative interdisciplinary solutions. This book will fill this gap. This is an interdisciplinary informative book to provide a holistic and integrated understanding of the technology-stakeholder-policy interactions of smart grid technologies. The unique features of the book include the following: (a) interdisciplinary approach a by bringing in the policy dimensions to smart grid technologies; (b) global and Asian perspective and (c) learning from national case studies. This book is organised into five sections. Part 1 discusses the historical and conceptual aspects of smart grids. Part 2 introduces the technological aspects and showcase the state of the art of the technologies. Part 3 explores the policy and governance dimensions by bringing in a stakeholder perspective. Part 4 presents a collection of national case studies. Part 5 shares insights and lesson learnt and provide policy recommendations. This book showcases the state-of-the-art RaD developments and policy experiences. This book contributes to a better understanding of governance institution and policy challenges and helps formulate policy recommendations for successful smart grid deployment.Rosemead: Southern California Edison Company. http://www.smartgrid.com/wp- content/uploads/2011/09/SG-Plan-SCE.pdf. Accessed 4 Jul ... analyze them? Energy Policy 39(10):6308a6320. doi:10.1016/j. enpol.2011.07.030 140 D. Mah et al.
|Title||:||Smart Grid Applications and Developments|
|Author||:||Daphne Mah, Peter Hills, Victor O.K. Li, Richard Balme|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2014-07-25|