Temporal dimension - COFFEE-TEA
|Model Documentation - COFFEE-TEA|
|Institution|| UFRJ (COPPE UFRJ), Brazil, http://www.ppe.ufrj.br/index.php/en.|
main users: Roberto Schaeffer; Alexandre Szklo; Andre F. P. Lucena; Angelo C. Gurgel; Pedro R. R. Rochedo; Mariana Imperio; Bruno S. L. Cunha; Rafael Garaffa
|Solution concept||The models can run scenarios as a stand-alone application or linked through a soft-link process.|
|Solution method||The COFFEE model is solved through Linear Programming (LP). The TEA model is formulated as a mixed complementary problem (MCP) and is solved through Mathematical Programming System for General Equilibrium -- MPSGE within GAMS using the PATH solver.|
COFFEE and TEA are long-term global models suitable for policies and climate aspects evaluation. The temporal dimension of the models covers the 2010--2100 period. The base year is 2010 and the time step is five years. COFFEE is a perfect foresight model, while TEA is a recursive dynamic myopic model.