Towards a sustainable development given the gradual conventional energy sources upgrade
Ural Federal University, Department of Automated Electrical Systems, 620002, Yekaterinburg, Russia
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In spite of the successful renewable energy sources (RES) development, conventional energy sources still play a predominant role in meeting power and energy balances. So, the sustainable development in a short-term and middle-term perspective to be implemented by a gradual conventional energy sources upgrade along with RES deployment. The paper gives an analytical review of the different environmental aspects of the outdated conventional large-scale generation replacement by the up-to-date distributed generation (DG). The main goal of the paper is the consideration of an optimal strategy regarding conventional generation reconstruction and replacement to achieve the sustainable development of cities and suburban areas.
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