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Title
Performance evaluation of renewable energy support policies, applied on Franders' tradable certificates system
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Abstract
The articleiscomposedasadiptych.First,ageneralframeworkofcriteriatoevaluatetheperformance of renewableenergysupportsystemsiselaborated.Itisbuiltaroundthemaincriteriaeffectiveness, efficiencyandequity.Allthreearemulti-layeredandspecifyingthecontentsofthevariouslayersiscase dependent.Second,theframeworkisappliedondetaileddataabouttheFlemishtradablecertificates supportsystem. Severalsalientconclusionsconfirmobservationsfromresearchinothercountriescausinggrowing awareness.First,mostcrucialisacarefulanddetailedqualificationofrenewableenergysourcesand technologies. Without,eveneffectivenessisnotreliablymeasurable.Second,nearbytargetsof renewableenergyoutputmustfollowfromaclearlydesignedtransitiontrajectorytowardsa sustainableelectricitysector.Suchtransitionisintertwinedwithanindustrialtechnologicalpolicy for bringingthenecessarytechnologiestodevelopmentandmaturity.Third,iftheabovetwo prerequisitesareoverriddencertificatessystemsaboundofexcessprofits,predominantlyreapedby incumbentpowercompaniesbeingnotthebestagentsofrealchangetoasustainableenergyfuture
Language
English
Source (journal)
Energy policy. - Guildford, 1973, currens
Publication
Guildford : 2009
ISSN
0301-4215 [print]
1873-6777 [online]
Volume/pages
37:4(2009), p. 1385-1394
ISI
000264645300021
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UAntwerpen
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Last edited 13.11.2017
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