Biomass and Natural Gas Cofiring Strategies for Optimal Integration of Bioenergy into Urban Energy Systems

S. Giarola, A.M. Pantaleo, J.E. Keierstead & N. Shah
Bioenergy technology development is widely recognized as a key step for the society to shift towards more sustainable energy provision systems and reaching decarbonization targets. Improving efficiency of urban energy systems is of crucial importance and biomass is a promising source to reach these objectives. However, several drawbacks and trade-offs need to be taken simultaneously into account within urban energy systems optimal design. This paper presents an integrated resource modeling framework to help managing the...