International Conference on Renewable Energies and Power Quality - ICREPQ





Energy and exegy analysis of the ejector refrigeration cycle
M.M. Rashidi , A. Aghagoli  
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Bu-Ali Sina University, Hamedan. Iran




Role of Policies on Economic Feasibility of PV Projects
M. H. Albadi, A. H. Al-Badi, A. S. Malik, A. M. Al-Lawati
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering. Sultan Qaboos University.
Sultanate of Oman




Biofuels production and consumption: a decade of comparison, from 2000 to 2010
Roberto G. Pereira(1), Valdir de J. Lameira(2), Silvano Vergura(3)
1. Fluminense Federal University, TEM/PGMEC/MSG/PGEB. Brazil
2. Researcher at Energy Economics. INESC Coimbra. Portugal
3. Department of Electrotechnics Politecnico di Bari. Italy




Modeling and Control of Micro Grid Powered by Maximum Power PV Array and Fixed Speed Wind Energy Conversion System
M.M.A.Mahfouz(1) Mohamed A. H. El-Sayed(2)
1. Department of Electrical Power and Machines,  Faculty of Engineering, Helwan University, Cairo.
2. College of Engineering and Petroleum, Kuwait University. Kuwait




Research and development of a virtual instrument for measurement, analysis and monitoring
of the Power Quality

J.Esim(1), I.J. Oleagordia(1), S. Loureiro(2)
1. Departmemt of Electronic Technology
2. Department of Electrical Engineering               
    E.U.I.T.I of Bilbao, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU. Spain        




The influence of network characteristics and environmental conditions on voltage dip performance in MV networks
L. Tenti, R. Chiumeo, C. Gandolfi, L. Garbero
 RSE S.p.A. Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico, Milano. Italy




Optimization of efficiency and energy saving in public lighting with multi-objective evolutionary algorithms
D. Gómez Lorente, O. Rabaza, A. Espín Estrella, A. Peña García
Department of Civil Engineering
E.T.S.I.C.C.P., University of Granada. Spain




Development with Green Job, Renewable Energy and Sustainability and Power Quality
Roberto C. Betini
Departamento Acadêmico de Eletrotécnica - Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Curitiba. Brasil




Desing and Testing of a Solar Parabolic Concentrating Collector
Eltahir Ahmed Mohamed
Mech. Engineering Department, University of Nyala. Sudan




Analysis of Constructive Technologies for improving Energy Performance of Buildings
A. Gagliano, F. Nocera, F. Patania, A.Galesi, M. Detommaso
Department of Industrial Engineering, Engineering Faculty, University of Catania. Italy




Heat Transfer Effects on Hydrogen Production by Steam Methane Reforming Process in a Packed bed Reactor
Parham Sadooghi, Reinhard Rauch
Department of Chemical Engineering.Vienna University of Technology. Austria




Prediction of cetane number of biodiesel from its fatty acid ester composition using Artificial Neural Networks
R. Piloto(1), Y. Sanchez(1), L. Goyos(1), S. Verhelst(2)
1. Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Havana. Cuba
2. Department of Flow, Heat and Combustion Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering, Ghent University. Belgium




Engine performance of a single cylinder direct injection diesel engine fuelled with blends of Jatropha Curcas oil and standard diesel fuel
R. Piloto(1), M. Errasti(1), N.Ferrer(1), E. Melo(1), L. Goyos(1), S. Verhelst(2)
1. Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Havana. Cuba
2. Department of Flow, Heat and Combustion Mechanics, Faculty of Engineering, Ghent University. Belgium




Simulation model of a protection scheme for active distribution networks
F. Belloni(1), C. Chiumeo(1), C. Gandolfi(1), S. Pugliese(2)
1. Ricerca sul Sistema Energetico – RSE S.p.A. Milano. Italy
2. A2A Reti Elettriche S.p.A., Milano. Italy




A Study of Cycle Analysis and Turbine Design for Obtaining Small-Scaled Power from the Organic Rankine Cycle Using R245fa
S. Cho(1), C. Cho(2), C. Kim(3)
1. Department of Aerospace and System Engineering, Gyeongsang National University. S. Korea
2. R&D Center, Sun-Tech, Sooncheon, Jeonna. S. Korea
3. Dept. of Mechanical Engr., Changwon National University, Gyeongam. S. Korea




Voltage assessment of distribution network with large penetration of PVs by probabilistic approach
T. Hiratsuka(1), K. Nozaki(1), M. Kato(1), Y. Hirata(2)
1. Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Tokyo Denki University,Tokyo. Japan
2. Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo. Japan




Sustainable development by Sahara Solar Breeder plan: Energy from the desert of Algeria, a Green Energy Dream grows in the Sahara
A. Boudghene Stambouli(1), H. Koinuma(2), S. Flazi(1), Z. Khiat(1), Y. Kitamura(3)
1. University of Science and Technology of Oran, USTO-MB. Algeria
2. Graduate School of Frontier Science, University of Tokyo. Japan
3. Institute for Arab Economies Research. Japan




Optimal Power Sharing of an Inverter-Based Autonomous Microgrid
M. A. Hassan(1,2), M. A. Abido(1)
1. Electrical Engineering Department King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran. Saudi Arabia
2. Electrical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Mansoura University. Egypt




Influence of the State-of-Charge Control on the Size of the Energy Storage Systems to be introduced in PV Power Plants
H. Beltran, R. Vidal, J.C. Alfonso Gil, C. Ariño, E. Perez, E. Belenguer
Department Industrial Systems Engineering and Design. E.S.T.C.E.
Universitat Jaume I Castelló de la Plana. Spain




Thermal, mechanical and hydrodynamic analysis to optimize the design of molten salt central receivers of solar tower power plants
Maria Reyes Rodríguez Sanchez, María Venegas Bernal, Carolina Marugán Cruz,  Domingo Santana
Department of Thermal and Fluid Engineering. Carlos III University of Madrid. Spain




Electric Propulsion Applied for Research Vessel
Nóbrega, Juraci(1,2),  Dan, T.C(2),  Rubanenco, I(2)
1. DEMEC - Mechanic Engineering Department, Pernambuco University Brazil
2. ANAST – Naval Architecture Research Unit., Liège University. Belgium




Electricity Generation by Use of Urban Solid Waste
Possoli, L.(1), Coelho, V. L.(1), Ando Junior, O. H.(1,2), Neto, J. M.(1), Spacek, A. D.(1,2), Oliveira, M. O.(2), Schaeffer, L(.2), Bretas, A. S(2)
1. Department of Electrical Engineering SATC, Beneficent Association of Santa Catarina Coal Industry. Brazil  
2. School of Engineering. UFRGS, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul. Brazil




An Efficient Fuzzy Logic Based Maximum Power Point Tracking Controller for Photovoltaic Systems
Muhammad Sheraz, M.A.Abido
Department of Electrical Engineering
King Fahd University of Petrolium and Minerals Dhahran. Saudi Arabia




Dynamic PMSM Motor Model with Turn Short Fault for Wind Power Generation
Bon-Gwan Gu, Jun-Hyuk Choi, In-Soung Jung
Korea Electronics Technology Institute. Gyeonggi-do. Korea




Impact of strength of fault current path on the operation of decoupled double synchronous reference frame – phase locked loop
A. S. Mäkinen, H. Tuusa
Department of Electrical Energy Engineering, Tampere University of Technology. Finland




State and Prospects of Energy in Cuba
Jose Antonio Suarez(1), Pedro Anibal Beatón(1), Ronoldis Faxas(1), Jose Luz Silveira(2), Ronney Mancebo Boloy(2)
1. Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of the Orient. Santiago de Cuba. Cuba.
2. Laboratório de Otimição de Sistemas Energéticos. Faculdade de Engenharia. Universidade Estadual Paulista. Brasil




Active Earthing system for MV networks
F.J. Pazos(1), A. Amezua(2), I. Gutierrez(2), J.M.Garcia(3), R.Toledo(3), G. Buigues(4), V. Valverde(4)
1. Iberdrola Distribución Eléctrica, S.A.U. Bilbao. Spain
2. Ormazabal. Igorre. Spain
3. Ingeteam Power Technology, S.A.Parque Tecnológico de Bizkaia, Zamudio. Spain
4. Faculty of Engineering of Bilbao, UPV/EHU. Bilbao. Spain




Energy savings in HVAC systems by continuous monitoring. Results of a long term monitoring campaign on buildings
J.Toniolo, C.Silvi, M. Masoero
Department of Energy, DENERG. Politecnico di Torino. Italy




Feasibility of Residential Wind Energy Generation in Puerto Rico
R. Darbali Zamora, A. J. Díaz Castillo
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Puerto Rico