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A multi-criteria framework to assess the sustainability of renewable energy development in the Alps
A multi-criteria analysis (MCA) was implemented to assess the best solutions for enhancing the production of renewable energy in the Alps. A set of criteria were selected based on the impacts of four renewable energy sources ...
Experts’ Perceptions of the Effects of Forest Biomass Harvesting on Sustainability in the Alpine Region
In the EU political agenda, the use of forest biomass for energy has grown rapidly and significantly, in order to mitigate carbon dioxide emissions and reduce the energy dependence on fossil fuels of European member ...
Experts' opinions on the effects of renewable energy development on ecosystem services in the Alpine region
(AMER INST PHYSICS, 2016)
Renewable energies-such as solar photovoltaic power, hydropower, wind power, and forest biomass-have a key role in the European Union (EU) policy aimed at enhancing energy security and mitigating climate change. The new ...
Stakeholder analysis in the biomass energy development based on the experts’ opinions: the example of Triglav National Park in Slovenia
The paper presents a method for identifying and classifying local stakeholders involved in renewable energy development. The method is based on the expert assessment and comprises three main steps: (1) identification of ...