urbs (urbs)

Name urbs
Acronym urbs
Methodical Focus open source , expansion planning , dispatch optimization
Institution(s) Chair of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Systems (TUM-ENS)
Author(s) (institution, working field, active time period)
Current contact person -
Contact (e-mail) ens@ei.tum.de
Website https://github.com/tum-ens/urbs
Primary Purpose
Support / Community / Forum
Link to User Documentation http://urbs.readthedocs.io/en/latest/
Link to Developer/Code Documentation -
Documentation quality expandable
Source of funding -
Number of devolopers less than 10
Number of users less than 100
Open Source
License GNU GPL Licence
Source code available
Link to source code https://github.com/tum-ens/urbs
Data provided some
Cooperative programming
GitHub Contributions Graph
Modelling software Python; Pyomo
Internal data processing software Pandas (Python)
External optimizer
Additional software
Citation reference -
Citation DOI 10.5281/zenodo.594200
Please list references to reports and studies which were produced using the model -
Larger scale usage -
Modeled demand sectors -
Link to API documentation -
API to openmod database
Points/degree of abstraction
Models using this framework urbs Bavaria

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