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Optimal Combination of Distributed Energy System in an Eco-Campus of Japan

  • Author(s): Yang, Yongwen;
  • Gao, Weijun;
  • Zhou, Nan;
  • Marnay, Chris
  • et al.
Abstract

In this study, referring to the Distributed Energy Resources Customer Adoption Model (DER-CAM) which was developed by the Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), E-GAMS programmer is developed with a research of database of energy tariffs, DER (Distributed Energy Resources) technology cost and performance characteristics, and building energy consumption in Japan. E-GAMS is a tool designed to find the optimal combination of installed equipment and an idealized operating schedule to minimize a site's energy bills. In this research, by using E-GAMS, we present a tool to select the optimal combination of distributed energy system for an Ecological-Campus, Kitakyushu, Science and Research Park (KSRP).We discuss the effects of the combination of distributed energy technologies on the energy saving, economic efficiency and environmental benefits.

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