Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
1. Laudable Intentions, Parochial Thinking: Climate Change, Global Warming and Clean Energy Concerns in Investment Decisions Regarding Renewable Energy Projects in Poland

Paulina Krystosiak

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 October 2020

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2020.222916.1090

Abstract
  The issue of renewable energy is an important one in Poland. The Polish economy heavily relies on coal. Polish cities are among the most polluted in Europe. Therefore, there is a considerable societal support for renewable energy projects. Some people, however, keep having objections, e.g. to windfarms. ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
2. Solar PV Power Plant Site Selection Using GIS-FFDEA Based Approach with Application in Iran

Aychar Khajavi Pour; Mohammad Reza Shahraki; Faranak Hosseinzadeh Saljooghi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 26 October 2020

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2020.230490.1110

Abstract
  Photovoltaic energy is a good alternative to fossil fuels due to the abundance of solar energy. In this research, the criteria for locating photovoltaic solar power plants were identified using previous studies and experts’ views and by using the Delphi method based on five socioeconomic, topographic, ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
3. Foreign Direct Investment, Stock Market Development, and Renewable Energy Consumption: Case Study of Iran

Mahdieh Rezagholizadeh; Majid Aghaei; Omid Dehghan

Volume 7, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 8-18

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2020.105913

Abstract
  Concerning environmental pollution issues derived from fossil energy consumption, the application of renewable energies plays an important role in countries, especially in their energy sector policymaking. Since determining the relationship between different variables and renewable energy not only has ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
4. Economic Evaluation of Cooling Storage Warehouses in Hot and Dry Regions for Fruits Using Different Renewable Energies

Ali Mostafaeipour; Afsaneh Nasiri

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 18-32

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2020.105449

Abstract
  In hot and dry regions, air conditioning is used for many different applications like residential, industry, and agriculture and dairy products. This research studies the applicability of wind and solar energies for cooling fruit storage warehouse in the hot and dry region of Yazd in Iran. The studied ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
5. A Review Study About Photovoltaic Systems and the Energy Payback Time Calculation for Selected Modules

Seyed Mohammad Emami Razavi; Mohammad Hossein Jahangir; Soroush Mousavi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 38-49

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2019.100263

Abstract
  The renewable energy can be utilized to satisfy the energy demand. Moreover, the solar energy as the most abundant energy resource among renewable energies plays a crucial role to provide the energy demand. The BIPV (building integrated photovoltaics) systems can be considered to supply the required ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
6. An Integrated Baseline Geodatabase for Facilitating the Environmental Impact Assessment Process: Case Study of Sabalan Geothermal Project, Iran

Younes Noorollahi; Fatemeh Pourghasem; Hossein Yousefi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 1-17

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2018.88591

Abstract
  Baseline data represent one of the important stages of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) procedure that describes the existing environment of the study area and surrounding areas in enough detail to allow the environmental impacts of the proposed area to be accurately and adequately assessed, and ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
7. A Multi-Scenario Zero-Energy Building Techno-Economic Case Study Analysis for a Renovation of a Residential Building

Mohammad Ameri; Arian Gerami

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 10-26

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2018.88708

Abstract
  According to the previous pieces of research, the building sector consumes about 40 % of total yield energy and produce one-third of GHG pollution emission. This point shows the significant potential in two aspects of energy optimization and pollution reduction in this field. The purpose of this research ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
8. Factors Affecting Photovoltaic Technology Application in Decentralized Electricity Production in Iran: a Conceptual Framework

Masoud Rezaei; Alireza Boushehri; Naser Bagheri Moghaddam

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 27-41

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2018.93451

Abstract
  Using a variety of solar power plants is one of the solutions governments use to respond to energy and sustainable development needs. While Iran has a strong potential for using solar energy, the application of solar energy, especially through PV technology, has been limited due to the country’s ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Economics, Policies and Planning
9. Two-Stage Stochastic Day-Ahead Market Clearing in Gas and Power Networks Integrated with Wind Energy

Mohammad Amin Mirzaei; Morteza Nazari-Heris; Behnam Mohammadi-Ivatloo; Mousa Marzband; Amjad Anvari-Moghaddam

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 53-59

http://dx.doi.org/10.30501/jree.2018.93556

Abstract
  The significant penetration rate of wind turbines in power systems made some challenges in the operation of the systems such as large-scale power fluctuations induced by wind farms. Gas-fired plants with fast starting ability and high ramping can better handle natural uncertainties of wind power compared ...  Read More