EnergyPRO (EnergyPRO)

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Name EnergyPRO
Acronym EnergyPRO
Methodical Focus -
Institution(s) EMD International A/S
Author(s) (institution, working field, active time period)
Current contact person Aira Hast
Contact (e-mail) aira.hast@aalto.fi
Website http://www.emd.dk/energypro/
Logo
Primary Purpose Optimization of co- and trigeneration projects
Primary Outputs For example which plants are running (and when), produced heat (and electricity) by plant, production costs, revenues from electricity sales
Support / Community / Forum
Framework
Link to User Documentation
Link to Developer/Code Documentation
Documentation quality expandable
Source of funding
Number of devolopers -
Number of users -
Open Source
Planned to open up in the future
Costs
Modelling software -
Internal data processing software
External optimizer
Additional software
GUI
Citation reference
Citation DOI
Please list references to reports and studies which were produced using the model
Example research questions
Larger scale usage
Model validation -
Example research questions
further properties
Model specific properties
Modeled energy sectors (final energy) electricity, heat
Modeled demand sectors -
Modelled energy carriers (primary energy carrier)
Gas -
Liquids -
Solid -
Renewables -
Modeled technologies: components for generation or conversion
Renewables -
Conventional -
Modeled technologies: components for transfer, infrastructure or grid
Electricity -
Gas -
Heat -
Properties electrical grid -
Modeled technologies: components for storage -
User behaviour and demand side management
Changes in efficiency
Market models -
Geographical coverage
Geographic (spatial) resolution -
Time resolution hour, user-defined
Comment on geographic (spatial) resolution
Observation period 1 year
Additional dimensions (sector) -
Model class (optimisation) -
Model class (simulation) -
Other
Short description of mathematical model class
Mathematical objective costs
Approach to uncertainty -
Suited for many scenarios / monte-carlo
typical computation time less than an hour
Typical computation hardware RAM, CPU
Technical data anchored in the model
Interfaces
Model file format .epp
Input data file format .epw
Output data file format .csv
Integration with other models
Integration of other models

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