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Important parameters for prediction of power loads - a bottom-up approach utilizing measurements from an automatic meter reading system
Mälardalen University, School of Sustainable Development of Society and Technology. (PRO)ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4589-7045
Mälardalen University, School of Sustainable Development of Society and Technology. (PRO)
Mälardalen University, School of Sustainable Development of Society and Technology. (PRO)ORCID iD: 0000-0002-3485-5440
Mälardalen University, School of Sustainable Development of Society and Technology. (PRO)ORCID iD: 0000-0002-7233-6916
2007 (English)In: IEEE PES Power Africa 2007 Conference and Exposition, 2007, p. 1-7Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
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2007. p. 1-7
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IEEE PES PowerAfrica 2007 Conference and Exposition, PowerAfrica
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URN: urn:nbn:se:mdh:diva-1380DOI: 10.1109/PESAFR.2007.4498105ISI: 000257092200047Scopus ID: 2-s2.0-50649091557ISBN: 978-1-4244-1477-2 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:mdh-1380DiVA, id: diva2:54504
Available from: 2008-10-16 Created: 2008-10-16 Last updated: 2018-08-21Bibliographically approved
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1. New opportunities provided by the Swedish electricity meter reform
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2010 (English)Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

The reduction of the impact of energy consumption is a priority issue and a major challenge that concerns every country in the world. This is a complex task that needs to be tackled from several angles in the search for areas where optimizations and savings can be made. In Sweden an electricity meter reading reform was fully implemented by 1st July 2009, including 5.2 million customers, and this created new set of circumstances in the Swedish electricity market. The main purpose of this thesis work has been to investigate the possibilities of increasing the use of remote meter readings. Two research questions have been: “How can the electricity market benefit from remote collected meter readings?” and “Where do barriers appear when utilizing meter readings?”. The work started in 2000/2001 to study Internet based applications that visualize electricity consumption patterns. Over these years the daily internet users have increased from approximately 40 % to 73 % and new markets for web-based applications have evolved. These solutions can be important in the forthcoming years as energy portals that hold new energy services. Experiences from new installations indicate that at least interested customers do submit information concerning building and household properties through internet. Still, it is challenging to enable the majority of customers to take part in these new solutions. It may therefore be important to remind customers on a regular basis in order maintain the frequency using the application and to make it habitual. Further the introduction of demand-based pricing allows electricity distribution utilities to achieve a stronger correlation between peak loads in the distribution network area and their revenues.

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Västerås: , 2010
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Mälardalen University Press Dissertations, ISSN 1651-4238 ; 82
Keywords
automatic meter reading (AMR), advanced metering infrastructure (AMI), peak load, consumption patterns, visualize, consumption feed-back, added values, demand-based, tariffs, bottom-up modeling, web-based applications
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Engineering and Technology
Research subject
Energy- and Environmental Engineering
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:mdh:diva-7852 (URN)978-91-86135-54-6 (ISBN)
Public defence
2010-02-24, Kappa, Mälardalens högskola, Västerås, 10:00 (English)
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Available from: 2010-02-08 Created: 2010-02-03 Last updated: 2014-12-03Bibliographically approved

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