EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Effects of large scale penetration of renewables: The Italian case in the years 2008–2015

Marco Antonelli, Umberto Desideri and Alessandro Franco

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 2018, vol. 81, issue P2, 3090-3100

Abstract: Italy has experienced a revolution in the electricity production mix in the years 2008-2015, when a large scale deployment of intermittent renewables caused a high volatility of electricity prices, stopped the investments in both fossil and renewable power plants and caused a high degree of uncertainty in matching electricity demand and supply.

Keywords: Renewable energy; Smart grids; Italian electricity generation mix, Scheduling, Demand-Supply (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2018
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations View citations in EconPapers (1) Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364032117312297
Full text for ScienceDirect subscribers only

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:eee:rensus:v:81:y:2018:i:p2:p:3090-3100

Ordering information: This journal article can be ordered from
http://www.elsevier.com/wps/find/journaldescription.cws_home/600126/bibliographic
http://www.elsevier. ... 600126/bibliographic

Access Statistics for this article

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews is currently edited by L. Kazmerski

More articles in Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews from Elsevier
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Dana Niculescu ().

 
Page updated 2018-08-04
Handle: RePEc:eee:rensus:v:81:y:2018:i:p2:p:3090-3100