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Energy resources and use: The present (2008) situation and possible sustainable paths to the future

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2010

Citation

Lior, N., 2010, Energy resources and use: The present (2008) situation and possible sustainable paths to the future: Energy, v. 35, iss. 6, p. 2631-2638.

Summary

Abstract The diverse nature and uncertain potential of the energy technologies that are or may be available to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions pose a challenge to policymakers trying to invest public funds in an optimal R&D portfolio. This paper discusses two analytical approaches to this challenge used to inform funding decisions related to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) applied energy R&D portfolio. The two approaches are distinguished by the constraints under which they were conducted: the need to provide an end-to-end portfolio analysis as input to internal DOE budgeting processes, but with limited time and subject to institutional constraints regarding important issues such as expert judgment. Because of these constraints, [...]

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Lior, N.

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  • Western Energy Citation Clearinghouse

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DOI WECC []
ISSN WECC 03605442

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