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Techno-economic Assessment of Wind Energy to Supply the Demand of Electricity for a Residential Community in Ethiopia
KTH, School of Industrial Engineering and Management (ITM), Energy Technology.
2011 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 30 credits / 45 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

The electricity sector is a major source of carbon dioxide emission that contributes to the global climate change. Over the past decade wind energy has steadily emerged as a potential source for low carbon energy source which are grown through time. As wind power generation increases around the world, there is increasing interest in adding intermittent power to the electricity grid and to design an off-grid wind energy system.

The goal of the current thesis is to investigate techno-economically viable wind energy system that supplies electricity and Heat for a given residential community in Ethiopia. To ease the optimization process, HOMER software is used to identify the potential wind area and optimize cost effective wind energy system.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. , 139 p.
Keyword [en]
Wind Energy System, Wind Potential Investigation, HOMER, Least Cost of Energy
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Engineering and Technology
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URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-40914OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-40914DiVA: diva2:442988
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Energy Technology
Educational program
Master of Science - Sustainable Energy Engineering
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2011-08-25, ETT-library, From Bahir Dar University, Online presentation, Stockholm, 11:00 (English)
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Available from: 2011-09-23 Created: 2011-09-23 Last updated: 2011-09-23Bibliographically approved

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