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  1. Original article

    Factors influencing the adoption of biogas digesters in rural Ethiopia

    Increasing energy demands on farm households in Ethiopia have escalated challenges related to land degradation, indoor air quality, and rural economic development. Soil deterioration followed by reduced carbon...

    Melaku Berhe, Dana Hoag, Girmay Tesfay and Catherine Keske

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2017 7:10

    Published on: 3 April 2017

  2. Original article

    Assessing the energy justice implications of bioenergy development in Nepal

    The emerging concept of energy justice has focused on the justice implications of conventional energy systems (oil, gas, coal, etc.). Instead, we focus on the meaning of energy justice in the context of unconv...

    Caroline Damgaard, Darren McCauley and Jed Long

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2017 7:8

    Published on: 27 March 2017

  3. Original article

    Impact of flexible bioenergy provision on residual load fluctuation: a case study for the TransnetBW transmission system in 2022

    The transition towards a renewable based power system in Germany largely depends on variable renewable energy sources (vRES) like wind power and solar PV. Their high variability over time poses new challenges ...

    Philip Tafarte, Christiane Hennig, Martin Dotzauer and Daniela Thrän

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2017 7:3

    Published on: 13 February 2017

  4. Original article

    A spatial explicit scenario method to support participative regional land-use decisions regarding economic and ecological options of short rotation coppice (SRC) for renewable energy production on arable land: case study application for the Göttingen district, Germany

    Renewable energy (RE) production is a land-use driver with increasing impact on landscape configuration and a matter of controversial debate. Woody biomass cropping provides an opportunity to interlink RE supp...

    Gerald Busch

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2017 7:2

    Published on: 31 January 2017

  5. Original article

    Indicator system for the sustainability assessment of the German energy system and its transition

    In response to climate change, the limited availability of fossil fuels and the risks associated with nuclear energy, Germany’s energy transition aims to achieve a sustainable, environmentally sound supply of ...

    Christine Rösch, Klaus-Rainer Bräutigam, Jürgen Kopfmüller, Volker Stelzer and Patrick Lichtner

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2017 7:1

    Published on: 23 January 2017

  6. Original article

    Electricity peak demand in Uganda: insights and foresight

    Availability of reliable energy supply plays a critical role in the social, economic, and cultural transformation of society. The Uganda electricity sector has suffered long standing supply side constraints th...

    Geofrey Okoboi and Joseph Mawejje

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2016 6:29

    Published on: 10 October 2016

  7. Original article

    Raising awareness in model-based energy scenario studies—a transparency checklist

    The focus of the paper is on scenario studies that examine energy systems. This type of studies is usually based on formal energy models, from which energy policy recommendations are derived. In order to be va...

    Karl-Kiên Cao, Felix Cebulla, Jonatan J. Gómez Vilchez, Babak Mousavi and Sigrid Prehofer

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2016 6:28

    Published on: 28 September 2016

  8. Forum article

    To integrate or to segregate food crop and energy crop cultivation at the landscape scale? Perspectives on biodiversity conservation in agriculture in Europe

    Biodiversity is severely declining in intensively managed agriculture worldwide. In response, land-management strategies for biodiversity conservation on farmland are in debate, namely ecological intensificati...

    Jens Dauber and Saori Miyake

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2016 6:25

    Published on: 13 September 2016

  9. Short communication

    Theory of global cooling

    Due to the consequence of industrial CO2 emission, the surface temperature of Earth is rising at an alarming rate, causing accelerating deadly effects on the environment and living beings. Thus, an approach to mi...

    Md. Faruque Hossain

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2016 6:24

    Published on: 9 September 2016

  10. Original article

    Prosumption and the distribution and supply of electricity

    Increasing numbers of households install renewable energy production systems like photovoltaic panels thereby contributing to a more sustainable energy system. Other developments, like in-home storage or peer-...

    Sandra Bellekom, Maarten Arentsen and Kirsten van Gorkum

    Energy, Sustainability and Society 2016 6:22

    Published on: 24 August 2016

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