V. J. Martinez

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Demand Response (DR) programs are not a new concept; moreover, the key technologies for their implementation are already successful. However, DR applications in a worldwide context have been slow, especially in the industrial and commercial sector. Despite this, emerging countries have great opportunities to internalize these policies in their energy(More)
An optimization model that incorporates demand in the paradigm of smart grids and distributed generation is formulated. The objective is to transform the demand into an active agent that helps minimizing costs incurred by a distribution company for energy purchases and capacity payments, in a cost based marginal pricing scheme, also extrapolated to market(More)
The evolution of Chile's energy matrix into a more sustainable system with high levels of energy adequacy and security in the long term brings with it important challenges and could signify a paradigm change in the manner in which the system is planned and managed. Long-term energy planning, forgotten in Chile due to the control of the markets, is now(More)
By V. GIMENO, J. P. SYVERTSEN, M. NIEVES, I. SIMÓN, V. MARTÍNEZ and F. GARCIASANCHEZ* Centro de Edafología y Biología Aplicada del Segura, CSIC, Campus Universitario de Espinardo, Espinardo 30100, Murcia, Spain University of Florida, IFAS, Citrus Research and Education Center, 700 Experiment Station Road, Lake Alfred, FL 33850, USA EPSO, University of(More)
This paper analyzes the net effect of integration, as a measure of changes in trade barriers, on reducing the border effects between European countries. In order to study this contribution, we examine the size of home bias in the market for goods among 18 European countries over the period 1995-2006. The construction of a gravity model, using disaggregated(More)
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