Tiree Energy Pulse: Exploring Renewable Energy Forecasts on the Edge of the Grid

@article{Simm2015TireeEP,
  title={Tiree Energy Pulse: Exploring Renewable Energy Forecasts on the Edge of the Grid},
  author={William Simm and Maria Angela Ferrario and Adrian Friday and Peter Newman and Stephen Forshaw and Mike Hazas and Alan J. Dix},
  journal={Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2015}
}
  • W. Simm, M. Ferrario, A. Dix
  • Published 18 April 2015
  • Engineering
  • Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
In many parts of the world, the electricity supply industry makes the task of dealing with unpredictable spikes and dips in production and demand invisible to consumers, maintaining a seemingly unlimited supply. A future increase in reliance on time-variable renewable sources of electricity may lead to greater fluctuations in supply. We engaged remote islanders as equal partners in a research project that investigated through technology-mediated enquiry the topic of synchronising energy… 

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