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Micro Perspectives for Decentralized Energy Supply

Edited by: Prof Martina Schaefer

For a long time, decentralized energy systems have been regarded as transitional solutions towards a centralized energy supply in developing countries or as a negligible niche market in developed countries. In the context of the required global transition from fossil-fuel-based towards renewable energy systems, new perspectives on centralized and decentralized approaches are emerging.

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