TITLE

Estimating Renewable Energy Resources of Russia: Goals and Perspectives

AUTHOR(S)
Kiseleva, S.; Rafikova, J.; Shakun, V.
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
EPJ Web of Conferences;2012, Issue 33, p01003-p.1
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
During the last several years in some regions of Russian Federation one can observe a growing interest in renewable energy projects motivated by a necessity to have stable, affordable and autonomous energy sources. Besides, there has been an advance in legal initiatives designed to regulate the development of renewable energy sources in Russia. Some governmental regulations having for an object to stimulate this area, have already been accepted. The regulation contains the target value parameters of the output volume of the electric energy output volumes with the use of renewable energy sources (except hydroelectric power plants with the established capacity exceeding 25 MW). The work shows the results of resource estimating wind, solar, biomass energy resources for Russia, using GIS methods, which allow one to provide more exact predictions for the energy development, and therefore to prove investments and to pass to working out the equipment design of energy plants based on renewable energy sources. Current matters are relating to opportunities and perspectives of renewable energy sector in Russia.
ACCESSION #
84419155

 

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