Policy Strategy Effects for a Sustainable Improve of a Wood-Based Energy Structure in Latvia: an Integrated Dynamic Model of the District Heating System

F. Romagnoli, A. Blumberga, D. Blumberga, A. Barisa, I. Dzene, M. Rosa & C. Rochas
In the light of declining of fossil¬based resources countries are addressing more attention on development strategies and applying the principles of green development and greening the environment. The article looks at a situation where it is possible to significantly increase the proportion of renewables in the energy balance, particularly wood fuel. An integrated modeling of system dynamics implemented with the use of the Life cycle assessment (LCA) is proposed as a good tool that enables...