Grid, pipelines and other infrastructure - GEM-E3

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Model Documentation - GEM-E3
Corresponding documentation
Model information
Institution Institute of Communication And Computer Systems (ICCS), Greece, .
Solution concept General equilibrium (closed economy)
Solution method Optimization

In the GEM-E3 model the transmission and distribution of electricity are represented at aggregate level. "Electricity" sector accounts for transmission and distribution. Data from Eurostat, IEA and USA DOE have been employed so as to calculate the transmission and distribution costs by technology.