Advanced Energy Technologies
Finding the Minimum Distance from the National Electricity Grid for the Cost-Effective Use of Diesel Generator-Based Hybrid Renewable Systems in Iran

Marzieh Moein; Somayeh Pahlavan; Mehdi Jahangiri; Akbar Alidadi Shamsabadi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 8-22

  The electricity economy and its excessive consumption have become one of the main concerns of the Iranian government for many years. This issue, along with recent droughts, shows the need to use renewable energy that is free and clean and does not require water. In addition, due to the high cost of cable-laying ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
Comprehensive Evaluation of Using Solar Water Heater on a Household Scale in Canada

Mehdi Jahangiri; Akbar Alidadi Shamsabadi; Hamed Saghaei

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 35-42

  Canadian researchers are now trying to exploit much more energy from solar sources, hydropower, wind, and biomass. Given the fact that reducing the carbon pollutant level is a political priority in Canada, this paper studies the feasibility of providing sanitary hot water and space heating demands of ...  Read More