Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Energy Management Systems

Edited by Giridhar Kini

Manipal University, India

This book comprises of 13 chapters and is written by experts from industries, and academics from countries such as USA, Canada, Germany, India, Australia, Spain, Italy, Japan, Slovenia, Malaysia, Mexico, etc. This book covers many important aspects of energy management, forecasting, optimization methods and their applications in selected industrial, residential, generation system. This book also captures important aspects of smart grid and photovoltaic system. Some of the key features of books are as follows: Energy management methodology in industrial plant with a case study; Online energy system optimization modelling; Energy optimization case study; Energy demand analysis and forecast; Energy management in intelligent buildings; PV array energy yield case study of Slovenia;Optimal design of cooling water systems; Supercapacitor design methodology for transportation; Locomotive tractive energy resources management; Smart grid and dynamic power management.

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Energy Management SystemsEdited by Giridhar Kini

Published: August 1st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/739

ISBN: 978-953-307-579-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6027-4

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

58599 Total Chapter Downloads

36 Crossref Citations

31 Web of Science Citations

56 Dimensions Citations


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1. Energy Efficiency in Industrial Utilities

By P. Giridhar Kini and Ramesh C. Bansal


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2. Methodology Development for a Comprehensive and Cost-Effective Energy Management in Industrial Plants

By Capobianchi Simona, Andreassi Luca, Introna Vito, Martini Fabrizio and Ubertini Stefano


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3. Retracted: Energy Optimization: a Strategic Key Factor for Firms

By Stefano De Falco


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4. Use of Online Energy System Optimization Models

By Diego Ruiz and Carlos Ruiz


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5. Energy Demand Analysis and Forecast

By Wolfgang Schellong


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6. Energy Management for Intelligent Buildings

By Abiodun Iwayemi, Wanggen Wan and Chi Zhou


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7. Orientation and Tilt Dependence of a Fixed PV Array Energy Yield Based on Measurements of Solar Energy and Ground Albedo – a Case Study of Slovenia

By Jože Rakovec, Klemen Zakšek, Kristijan Brecl, Damijana Kastelec and Marko Topic


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8. Optimal Design of Cooling Water Systems

By Eusiel Rubio-Castro, José María Ponce-Ortega and Medardo Serna-González


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9. A New Supercapacitor Design Methodology for Light Transportation Systems Saving

By Diego Iannuzzi and Davide Lauria


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10. Management of Locomotive Tractive Energy Resources

By Lionginas Liudvinavičius and Leonas Povilas Lingaitis


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11. An Adaptive Energy Management System Using Heterogeneous Sensor/Actuator Networks

By Hiroshi Mineno, Keiichi Abe and Tadanori Mizuno


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12. Smart Grid and Dynamic Power Management

By Dave Hardin


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13. Demand Management and Wireless Sensor Networks in the Smart Grid

By Melike Erol-Kantarci and Hussein T. Mouftah


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