An energy storage and rapid charge system using supercapacitor for a light rail system which runs on renewable energy

Takaki Kameya; Jamal Uddin; William Ghann; Hiroshi Takami; Genji Suzuki; Hidetoshi Katsuma

Volume 5, Issue 3 , November 2018, , Pages 181-184

  A light rail system which runs on 100% renewable energy named the “Solar Light Rail” has been proposed by authors. Experiments using a prototype model have been carried out to demonstrate the availability of the rechargeable power supply method using supercapacitors. In the experiments using ...  Read More

Engineering Optimization
Initialization of a multi-objective evolutionary algorithms knowledge acquisition system for renewable energy power plants

Burak Omer Saracoglu; Miguel De Simón Martín

Volume 5, Issue 3 , November 2018, , Pages 185-204

  The design of Renewable Energy Power Plants (REPPs) is crucial not only for the investments' performance and attractiveness measures, but also for the maximization of resource (source) usage (e.g. sun, water, and wind) and the minimization of raw materials (e.g. aluminum: Al, cadmium: Cd, iron: Fe, silicon: ...  Read More