Multi-Metric Sustainability Analysis.
Author: Cowlin, S.; Heimiller, D.; Macknick, J.; Mann, M.; Pless, J.; Munoz, D.
Pages/Volumes: 27 pp.
Publication Year: 2014
Document Type: Research Report
NTIS/GPO Number: 1167056
Subject Code Description: Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis
Abstract: A readily accessible framework that allows for evaluating impacts and comparing tradeoffs among factors in energy policy, expansion planning, and investment decision making is lacking. Recognizing this, the Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis (JISEA) funded an exploration of multi-metric sustainability analysis (MMSA) to provide energy decision makers with a means to make more comprehensive comparisons of energy technologies. The resulting MMSA tool lets decision makers simultaneously compare technologies and potential deployment locations.
Accession Number: 61217
Library Notes: NPL-1412 REV
Report Numbers: TP-6A50-61719
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