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  • Power and wind power: exploring experiences of renewable energy planning processes in Scotland. 

    Aitken, Mhairi (The Robert Gordon University Aberdeen Business School, 2008-12)
    Energy use and production have become highly salient within both national and international policy. This reflects an international recognition of the need to cut emissions in order to mitigate the threats of climate ...
  • Pre- and post-consenting environmental surveys. 

    Simas, Teresa; Bennet, Finlay (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SID_413_4BennetSimas_FINAL.pdf, 2016-06-15)
    SIMAS, T. and BENNET, F. 2016. Pre- and post-consenting environmental surveys. Presented at the 11th European Union Sustainable Energy Week conference (EUSEW 2016), 14-17 June 2016, Brussels, Belgium [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SID_413_4BennetSimas_FINAL.pdf
    This presentation outlines the findings of the fourth- and fifth work packages of the RiCORE project, focusing on environmental surveys before and after the consenting process, and applying an adaptive management approach.
  • Pre-consent survey guidance. 

    Bald, Juan; Bennet, Finlay; Culloch, Ross; Simas, Teresa; Mascarenhas, Pierre (RICORE PROJECT http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RiCORE-D4-4-Pre-Consent-Survey-Guidance-Final.pdf, 2016-06-30)
    BALD, J., BENNET, F., CULLOCH, R., SIMAS, T. and MASCARENHAS, P. 2016. Pre-consent survey guidance. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RiCORE-D4-4-Pre-Consent-Survey-Guidance-Final.pdf
    This report provides advice for whether or not (and to what extent in terms of data volume) pre-consent surveys are required during the creation of offshore renewable energy projects. This comes as part of the RiCORE ...
  • Profiling Member State consenting processes and reconciling EU legal requirements. 

    O'Hagan, Anne Marie; Le Lievre, Celia; Culloch, Ross; Bennet, Finlay (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SID_413_2OHagan_FINAL.pdf, 2016-06-15)
    O'HAGAN, A.M., LE LIEVRE, C., CULLOCH, R. and BENNET, F. 2016. Profiling Member State consenting processes and reconciling EU legal requirements. Presented at the 11th European Union Sustainable Energy Week conference (EUSEW 2016), 14-17 June 2016, Brussels, Belgium [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SID_413_2OHagan_FINAL.pdf
    This presentation outlines the findings of the second work package of the RiCORE project, focusing on understanding and comparing existing EU Member State consenting processes for offshore renewable energy projects.
  • Progress of feed-in tariff in Malaysia: a year after. 

    Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Abu-Bakar, Siti Hawa; Munir, Abu Bakar; Yasin, Siti Hajar Mohd; Ramirez-Iniguez, Roberto; McMeekin, Scott G.; Stewart, Brian G.; Rahim, Ruzairi Abdul (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.12.044, 2014-01-15)
    MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., ABU-BAKAR, S.H., MUNIR, A.B., YASIN, S.H.M., RAMIREZ-INIGUEZ, R., MCMEEKIN, S.G., STEWART, B.G. and RAHIM, R.A. 2013. Progress of feed-in tariff in Malaysia: a year after. Energy policy [online], 67, pages 618-625. Available from: https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.12.044
    Malaysia enacted the Renewable Energy Act in April 2011. One of its important components is the feed-in tariff (FiT) scheme, launched in December 2011. The scheme is managed and administered by the Sustainable Energy ...
  • Promoting community renewable energy in a corporate energy world. 

    Strachan, Peter; Cowell, Richard; Ellis, Geraint; Sherry-Brennan, Fionnguala; Toke, David (Wiley http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/sd.1576, 2015-03-13)
    STRACHAN, P.A., COWELL, R., ELLIS, G., SHERRY-BRENNAN, F. and TOKE, D. 2015. Promoting community renewable energy in a corporate energy world. Sustainable development [online], 23(2), pages 96-109. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/sd.1576
    Small-scale, decentralized and community-owned renewable energy is widely acknowledged to be a desirable feature of low carbon futures, but faces a range of challenges in the context of conventional, centralized energy ...
  • Renewable energy potentials in Cameroon: prospects and challenges. 

    Wirba, Asan Vernyuy; Mas'ud, Abdullahi Abubakar; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Ahmad, Salman; Tahar, Razman Mat; Rahim, Ruzairi Abdul; Munir, Abu Bakar; Karim, Md Ershadul (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2014.11.083, 2014-12-11)
    WIRBA, A.V., MAS'UD, A.A., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., AHMAD, S., TAHAR, R.M., RAHIM, R.A., MUNIR, A.B. and KARIM, M.E. 2015. Renewable energy potentials in Cameroon: prospects and challenges. Renewable energy [online], 76, pages 560-565. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2014.11.083
    This paper aims at discussing the renewable energy potentials in delivering parts of the energy needs in Cameroon. The country has an enormous renewable energy potential. The lack of clear renewable energy policy in the ...
  • Report on potential emerging innovative monitoring approaches, identifying potential reductions in monitoring costs and evaluation of existing long-term datasets. 

    Culloch, Ross; Bennet, Finlay; Bald, Juan; Menchaca, Iratxe; Jessopp, Mark; Simas, Teresa (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/RiCORE-D4.3-Pre-Consent-Survey-Efficiencies-Final.pdf, 2015-12-14)
    CULLOCH, R., BENNET, F., BALD, J., MENCHACA, I., JESSOPP, M. and SIMAS, T. 2015. Report on potential emerging innovative monitoring approaches, identifying potential reductions in monitoring costs and evaluation of existing long-term datasets. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/RiCORE-D4.3-Pre-Consent-Survey-Efficiencies-Final.pdf
    This report highlights the potential for using emerging and innovative technologies for pre-consent surveys of key receptor groups at proposed marine renewable energy sites. The report also identifies potential reductions ...
  • Report on the analysis of commonalities and differences in approaches to pre-consent surveys. 

    Simas, Teresa; Heinrichs, Julia; Bald, Juan; Menchaca, Iratxe; Culloch, Ross; Bennet, Finlay (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/RICORE-D4.2-Commonalities-and-Differences-Final.pdf, 2015-06-30)
    SIMAS, T., HEINRICHS, J., BALD, J., MENTXACA, I., CULLOCH, R. and BENNET, F. 2015. Report on the analysis of commonalities and differences in approaches to pre-consent surveys. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/RICORE-D4.2-Commonalities-and-Differences-Final.pdf
    This report identifies commonalities and transferability of pre-consent surveying among renewable energy technology types. This comes as part of the RiCORE project, which aimed to promote the use of offshore renewable ...
  • Rescaling the governance of renewable energy: lessons from the UK devolution experience. 

    Cowell, Richard; Ellis, Geraint; Sherry-Brennan, Fionnguala; Strachan, Peter; Toke, David (Taylor and Francis http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1523908X.2015.1008437, 2015-02-17)
    COWELL, R., ELLIS, G., SHERRY-BRENNAN, F., STRACHAN, P.A. and TOKE, D. 2015. Rescaling the governance of renewable energy: lessons from the UK devolution experience. Journal of environmental policy and planning [online], Latest Articles. Available from: http://dx.doi.org./10.1080/1523908X.2015.1008437
    Efforts to rescale governance arrangements to foster sustainable development are rarely simple in their consequences, an out-turn examined in this paper through an analysis of how the governance of renewable energy in the ...
  • Review of the state of the art and future direction of the Survey, Deploy and Monitor policy. 

    Bald, Juan; Menchaca, Iratxe; Bennet, Finlay; Davies, Ian; Smith, Paul; O'Hagan, Anne Marie; Culloch, Ross; Simas, Teresa; Mascarenhas, Pierre (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Deliverable-3.1-17-June-2015.pdf, 2015-06-17)
    BALD, J., MENCHACA, I., BENNET, F., DAVIES, I., SMITH, P., O'HAGAN, A.M., CULLOCH, R., SIMAS, T. and MASCARENHAS, P. 2015. Review of the state of the art and future direction of the Survey, Deploy and Monitor policy. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Deliverable-3.1-17-June-2015.pdf
    This report reviews the state of the art of the "Survey, Deploy and Monitor Licensing Policy Guidance" in order to set the basis for its further development to all relevant technologies in the offshore renewable energy ...
  • A review on the recent progress made on solar photovoltaic in selected countries of Sub-Saharan Africa. 

    Abubakar Mas'ud, A.; Wirba, Asan Vernyuy; Muhammad-Sukki, Firdaus; Albarracin, Ricardo; Munir, Abu Bakar; Bani, Nurul Aini (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2016.04.055, 2016-05-12)
    ABUBAKAR MAS'UD, A., WIRBA, A.V., MUHAMMAD-SUKKI, F., ALBARRACIN, R., MUNIR, A.B. and BANI, N.A. 2016. A review on the recent progress made on solar photovoltaic in selected countries of Sub-Saharan Africa. Renewable and sustainable energy reviews [online], 62, pages 441–452. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2016.04.055
    The harmful effects of carbon emissions and carbon dioxide caused by over dependence on oil is a global issue, which is currently being addressed by encouraging renewable energy (RE) resources contribution to the energy ...
  • RiCORE introduction. 

    Gray, David (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SID_413_1Gray_FINAL.pdf, 2016-06-15)
    GRAY, D. 2016. RiCORE introduction. Presented at the 11th European Union Sustainable Energy Week conference (EUSEW 2016), 14-17 June 2016, Brussels, Belgium [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SID_413_1Gray_FINAL.pdf
    This presentation gives an introduction to the context and purpose of the RiCORE project, which aimed to promote the successful development of offshore renewable energy in the European Union, by streamlining the processes ...
  • RiCORE project expert workshop 4 report. 

    Grinnall, Andy (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RiCORE-D5-3-Workshop-4-Report-Final.pdf, 2016-06-30)
    GRINNALL, A. 2016. RiCORE project expert workshop 4 report. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/RiCORE-D5-3-Workshop-4-Report-Final.pdf
    This report reviews the outcomes of the fourth workshop organised as part of the RiCORE project, which took place in Cork on 12th April 2016. This workshop confirmed the issues addressed by the project and established next ...
  • RiCORE project final report. 

    Gray, David; Grinnall, Andy (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/RiCORE-D1-3-Final-Report.pdf, 2016-08-25)
    GRAY, D. and GRINNALL, A. 2016. RiCORE project final report. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/RiCORE-D1-3-Final-Report.pdf
    This report reviews the entire RiCORE project, which aimed to promote the successful development of offshore renewable energy in the European Union.
  • RiCORE project interim report. 

    Grinnall, Andy; Udoh, Osa (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/RiCORE-D1.2-Interim-Report-Final-locked.pdf, 2015-11-30)
    GRINNALL, A. and UDOH, O. 2015. RiCORE project interim report. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/RiCORE-D1.2-Interim-Report-Final-locked.pdf
    This report reviews the first half of the RiCORE project, which aimed to promote the successful development of offshore renewable energy in the European Union.
  • RiCORE project novel technology selection. 

    Mascarenhas, Pierre; Bald, Juan; Menchaca, Iratxe; O'Hagan, Anne Marie; Simas, Teresa (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/D3-2-RiCORE_Novel_Technology_Selection-encrypt.pdf, 2015-09-30)
    MASCARENHAS, P., BALD, J., MENCHACA, I., O'HAGAN, A.M. and SIMAS, T. 2015. RiCORE project novel technology selection. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/D3-2-RiCORE_Novel_Technology_Selection-encrypt.pdf
    This report compiles and inventory of technology types (within the tidal, wave and offshore wind categories) that the RiCORE project considers when providing recommendations and guidelines in favour of implementing a ...
  • RiCORE: risk based consenting for offshore renewables. [Project booklet] 

    RiCORE Project; Gray, David; Bloice, Lyndsay; Grinnall, Andy (Robert Gordon University, 2016-12-31)
    RICORE PROJECT. [2016]. RiCORE: risk based consenting for offshore renewables. [Project booklet]. Aberdeen: RGU.
    The RiCORE project has been charged with promoting a risk-based approach to the consenting of offshore renewable energy. The cost and time taken to conduct environmental impact assessment remains one of the key barriers ...
  • RiCORE: risk-based consenting for offshore renewables. [Project website] 

    RiCORE Project (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/, 2016-01-01)
    RICORE PROJECT. [2016]. RiCORE: risk-based consenting for offshore renewables. Aberdeen: RiCORE Project [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/
    This is the official project website for the RiCORE project. The aim of the project was to establish a risk-based approach to consenting where the level of survey requirement is based on the environmental sensitivity of ...
  • RiCORE: risk-based consenting of offshore renewable energy projects. 

    Strachan, Peter; Broadbent, Ian; Nixon, Caroline; Gray, David (RiCORE Project http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/RiCORE_Peter-Strachan-All-Energy-locked.pdf, 2015-05-07)
    STRACHAN, P., BROADBENT, I., NIXON, C. and GRAY, D. 2015. RiCORE: risk-based consenting of offshore renewable energy projects. Presentation given at the 15th All-Energy conference, 6-7 May 2015, Glasgow, UK [online]. Available from: http://ricore-project.eu/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/RiCORE_Peter-Strachan-All-Energy-locked.pdf
    This presentation introduces the context and purpose of the RiCORE project.