American Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems

Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2021

  • Solar Photovoltaic Systems on Public Schools Buildings: A Case Study in Palestine

    Husain Alsamamra, Jawad Shoqeir

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2021
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: Jan. 22, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 30, 2021
    Published: Feb. 09, 2021
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    Abstract: Renewable energy exploitation has proved its promising characteristics in sustainably securing energy needs. This work is a comprehensive assessment of the potential of renewable penetration in securing electricity needs in Palestine. Methods of assessment have been determined based on solar potential. Al-Dahriya secondary school in the south Hebro... Show More
  • Improving the Reconfiguration of Hybrid Power Networks by Combining Genetic Algorithm (GA) with Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO)

    Ahmed Alshahir, Richard Molyet

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, January 2021
    Pages: 6-14
    Received: Jan. 25, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 02, 2021
    Published: Feb. 10, 2021
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    Abstract: Renewable Energy Sources (RESs) have been growing continuously until they become the second source of electricity after coal. However, most of RESs have intermittent nature of electricity production due to the high dependency on some external conditions like weather which changes seasonally. This intermittent nature has a negative impact on securit... Show More