Power and Energy Systems    (AfricaPES 2010)

September 6 – 8, 2010
Gaborone, Botswana
Editor(s): G.O. Anderson
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Track Alternative Energy and the Environment FreeSubscription
684-013 Characterization of Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting Devices: Need for a Standard
A.R. Akande, A. Nechibvute, and P.V.C. Luhanga (Botswana)
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684-025 Improvement of the Conventional Solar Cell Characteristics
K. Kovačević-Markov (Bosnia and Herzegovina), A. Vasić, E. Doličanin, G. Ilić, and K. Stanković (Serbia)
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684-029 Acid Modified Carbon Nanotubes based Nafion Nanocomposite Membranes
N.P. Cele and S. Sinha-Ray (S. Africa)
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684-031 Combustion Characteristics of Furfural Residue and Coal Mixed Firing
C.Z. Zhang, Z. Yan, M. Yang, M. Lu, and J. Zhu (PR China)
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684-037 Solar-Driven Desiccant and Evaporative Cooling: Technology Overview and Operational Experiences
T. Bader, C. Trinkl, W. Zörner (Germany), and V. Hanby (UK)
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684-038 Simulation of Thermosyphon Systems for Solar Domestic Hot Water Production
T. Bader, S. Brandmayr, W. Zörner (Germany), and V. Hanby (UK)
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684-039 Breakdown Initiation and Development in the Range to the Left of the Paschen Minimum
P. Osmokrović, D. Ilić, R. Marić, B. Iričanin, and K. Stanković (Serbia)
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684-040 Automated Wind Farm Simulation (AWFS)
M. Weimbs, W. Schellong, and O. Herrera Sánchez (Germany)
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684-043 Simulation of Solar Radiation Components and Daily Optimum Slopes in the Coastal and Continental Areas of some SADC Countries
P. Monowe and N. Nijegorodov (Botswana)
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684-045 Fabrication and Characterization of Spray Pyrolysed InXSY Thin Films for CuInS2 Solar Cells
K. Maabong and C. Muiva (Botswana)
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684-046 Voltage Sensing Buck Converter-based Technique for Maximum Photovoltaic Solar Energy Delivery
C. Urayai, F. Kong, and G.A.J. Amaratunga (UK)
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684-048 The Effects of Prefectural Carbon Taxes on Local Economies and CO2 Emissions
R. Eto, Y. Uchiyama, and K. Okajima (Japan)
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684-052 Review of 17 Years of Constant Monitoring of Main Solar Radiation Components at UB Campus (Botswana): Peculiarities and Discrepancies
P.V.C. Luhanga, P. Monowe, N. Nijegorodov, A.R. Akande, and J.G. King (Botswana)
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684-059 Wind Farm Planning Regarding Extreme Wind Conditions
M. Weimbs, W. Schellong (Germany), and O. Herrera Sánchez (Cuba)
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684-063 Sizing of Photovoltaic Hybrid Power Systems for Remote Villages
E.M. Nfah (Cameroon), H. Jeanmart, and P.M. Tchouate Heteu (Belgium)
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684-073 Biomass Gasification in Community based Bioenergy Systems
R.B. Mangoyana and T.F. Smith (Australia)
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684-077 Assessment of Solar-Coal Hybrid Electricity Power Generating Systems
M.T. Oladiran, C. Kiravu, and O.A. Plumb (USA)
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684-078 Fossil Coal Fuel for Space Heating and Cooking in Rural Areas of Botswana
S. Situmbeko, D. Setlhaolo, and G.O. Anderson (Botswana)
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684-079 Greenhouse Heating and Costs
J. Krope, D. Dobersek, and D. Goricanec (Slovenia)
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684-080 Borehole Thermal Energy Storage Processes and the Use of Heat Pump
D. Goricanec, D. Dobersek, and J. Krope (Slovenia)
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Track Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution FreeSubscription
684-010 Smart Grid Reliability Assessment
A. Islam, A. Domijan, Jr., and A. Damnjanovic (USA)
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684-012 Load Pickup during Power System Restoration
S. Nourizadeh, V.Yari, and A.M. Ranjbar (Iran)
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684-027 Harmonic Spectrum Measurement Principles based on Digital Fault Recorder (DFR) Analysis
K. Musasa, W.M. Siti, and J.A. Jordaan (S. Africa)
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684-028 Fault Current Limiter Application
T. Madiba, A.A. Jimoh, and W.M. Siti (S. Africa)
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684-032 The Effect of Backup Power Supply on Calculation of Reliability Cost and Worth Indices
O. Dzobo, C.T. Gaunt, R. Herman, and M.J. Saulo (S. Africa)
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684-036 A New Phase Shifted PWM Approach to Harmonic Suppression in Cascaded NPC/H-Bridge Inverter for PV- Grid Application
T. Wanjekeche, D.V. Nicolae, and A.A. Jimoh (S. Africa)
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684-041 OLTC Control System using Fuzzy Logic System for Paralleled Mismatched Power Transformers
L.S. Madzonga, J.L. Munda, and A.A. Jimoh (S. Africa)
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Track Power System Analysis FreeSubscription
684-007 High Accuracy Measurements of Very Low Flow Rates
K.M. Yanev and G.O. Anderson (Botswana)
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684-011 Comparative Assessment of Short Term Electricity Distribution Planning with Long Term Vision Oriented Planning
M.J. Saulo, C.T. Gaunt, and O. Dzobo (S. Africa)
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684-017 Continuation Load Flow with a Neuro Fuzzy Model of an Induction Motor for Voltage Stability Analysis
C.M. Muriithi, L.M. Ngoo, G.N. Nyakoe, and S.N. Njoroge (Kenya)
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684-024 Numerical Investigation on Flow Field in a 1000MW Tangential-Firing Round Tower Boiler
Z. Yan, X. Luo, M. Yang, D. Yang, C. Zhang, Z. Kang, and Z. Gao (PR China)
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684-075 Optimization of Local Heat Networks for Bioenergy Villages
H. Uhlemair, J. Geldermann, and M.-C. Körner (Germany)
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684-076 Reducing the Lifecycle Costing of a Power Transformer by using Superconducting Coil as Current Reactor Limiter
T. Madiba, A.A. Jimoh, and W.M. Siti (S. Africa)
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684-081 Cooling Water Systems Design using Process Integration
K.V. Gololo and T. Majozi (S. Africa)
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Track Low Energy Buildings: Zero-Net-Energy Mission FreeSubscription
684-086 An Innovative Drainpipe Integrated Solar-Water Collector Presentation and First Results
F. Motte, C. Cristofari, P. Poggi, and J.-L. Canaletti (France)
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684-087 A Sensitivity Analysis of a Thermal Model of Photovoltaic Panel
D. Bigot, F. Miranville, H. Boyer, and A.H. Fakra (France)
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684-088 Low Energy Architecture in the Tropics: From Design to Building Construction
H. Boyer, F. Miranville, and F. Payet (France)
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684-089 A Mathematical Model of Phase Change Materials (PCM) used in Buildings
S. Guichard, F. Miranville, and H. Boyer (France)
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684-091 Elements of Validation of of Artificial Lighting through the Software CODYRUN: Test Case of CIE
A.H. Fakra, F. Miranville, B. Dimitri, and H. Boyer (France)
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Track Water-Energy Independence FreeSubscription
684-083 Water Defluoridation, Water Denitrification and Water Desalination in Rural Areas in South Africa
J.J. Schoeman (S. Africa)
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684-084 Pinch Analysis for Efficient Energy Utilization in IGCC Plants: Incorporation of Contact Economiser
V.A. Madzivhandila, T. Majozi (S. Africa), and T. Zhelev (Ireland)
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684-085 Energy-Water Interdependence in Southern Africa
E.M.N. Chirwa (S. Africa)
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