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Integrated Approach to Assess the Resilience of Future Electricity Infrastructure Networks to Climate Hazards

Gaihua Fu, Sean Wilkinson, Richard J. Dawson, Hayley J. Fowler, Chris Kilsby, Mathaios Panteli, Pierluigi Mancarella
2017 IEEE Systems Journal  
To improve our understanding of the risks from these changes, this paper presents a novel modeling approach to assess the resilience of future electricity networks to climate hazards.  ...  Index Terms-Complex system modeling, climate change, electricity networks, infrastructure resilience, resilience assessment.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The authors would like to thank L. Manning and C. Pickering for their input on the wind modeling and fragility modeling in this research.  ... 
doi:10.1109/jsyst.2017.2700791 fatcat:arsfzd6ih5h5doosiib333zlde

Assessment of Urban Flood Resilience in Barcelona for Current and Future Scenarios. The RESCCUE Project

Beniamino Russo, Marc Velasco, Luca Locatelli, David Sunyer, Daniel Yubero, Robert Monjo, Eduardo Martínez-Gomariz, Edwar Forero-Ortiz, Daniel Sánchez-Muñoz, Barry Evans, Andoni Gonzalez Gómez
2020 Sustainability  
In this context, the aim of this paper is to assess urban resilience through the analysis of the behavior of the main urban services in case of pluvial floods for current and future rainfall conditions  ...  A comprehensive flood risk assessment including direct, indirect, tangible and intangible impacts has been performed using cutting edge sectorial and integrated models to analyze the resilience of different  ...  Acknowledgments: This paper presents some of the results achieved in the framework of the RESCCUE project (Resilience to Cope with Climate Change in Urban Areas-a multisectoral approach focusing on water  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12145638 fatcat:esxuxr6kjnfyfpet7yqdyr7e4m

A Review of Climate Change Impacts to Oil Sector Critical Services and Suggested Recommendations for Industry Uptake

Theodoros Katopodis, Athanasios Sfetsos
2019 Infrastructures  
In this paper, we review the climate change risk assessment frameworks, the impacts of climate change on oil infrastructure, and we identify gaps in the current knowledge, also suggesting future search  ...  Existing risk assessment methodologies that account for existing regulatory frameworks and interdependencies with other infrastructures are studied, leading to mitigation, adaptation, and sector resilience  ...  Also, it is highly recommended to introduce the element of "resilience-by-design" when assessing the potential impacts of newly planned infrastructures to climate pressures and future time horizons.  ... 
doi:10.3390/infrastructures4040074 fatcat:maa6i5r6gje73fl6sw3zbqjb34

Resilience to Cope with Climate Change in Urban Areas—A Multisectorial Approach Focusing on Water—The RESCCUE Project

Marc Velasco, Beniamino Russo, Montserrat Martínez, Pere Malgrat, Robert Monjo, Slobodan Djordjevic, Ignasi Fontanals, Salvador Vela, Maria Cardoso, Aira Buskute
2018 Water  
These tools will allow urban resilience assessment from a multisectorial approach, for current and future climate change scenarios, including multiple hazards and cascading effects.  ...  of the approach.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w10101356 fatcat:cpcwvzk3yvahbi4b2kn6sci6fa

Extreme Events, Critical Infrastructures, Human Vulnerability and Strategic Planning: Emerging Research Issues

Joern Birkmann, Friedemann Wenzel, Stefan Greiving, Matthias Garschagen, Dirk Vallée, Wolfgang Nowak, Torsten Welle, Stefan Fina, Anna Goris, Benedikt Rilling, Frank Fiedrich, Alexander Fekete (+12 others)
2016 Journal of Extreme Events  
The importance of critical infrastructures and strategic planning in the context of extreme events, climate change and urbanization has been underscored recently in international policy frameworks, such  ...  The main contribution of the paper is a compilation of identified research gaps and needs from an interdisciplinary perspective including the lack of integration across subjects and mismatches between  ...  The EIA also requires that vulnerability of the infrastructure to climate change and disasters have to be assessed in the future.  ... 
doi:10.1142/s2345737616500172 fatcat:h4rd3looqzbx3ba5ewbsxeyd7y

Following a Step by Step Development of a Resilience Action Plan

Maria Adriana Cardoso, Maria João Telhado, Maria do Céu Almeida, Rita Salgado Brito, Cristina Pereira, João Barreiro, Marco Morais
2020 Sustainability  
Herein, a framework is presented to support city resilience action planning related to climate change through a multisector approach.  ...  Development of resilience action plans (RAP) constitutes an important process for the cities to plan their resilience enhancement in the long, medium, and short terms.  ...  Acknowledgments: The work presented was developed within the EU H2020 RESCCUE project-Resilience to Cope with Climate change in Urban areas. Acknowledgment is due to all RESCCUE partners.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12219017 fatcat:duwz3nwyczctdixldnc4bb5mfa

Resilience of Interdependent Water and Power Systems: A Literature Review and Conceptual Modeling Framework

Konstantinos Oikonomou, Kendall Mongird, Jennie S. Rice, Juliet S. Homer
2021 Water  
We compare various modeling approaches used to model interdependent WPS and discuss the different metrics and definitions that are typically employed to quantify and define resilience.  ...  Finally, we present future trends regarding digitalization, integrated planning, collaborative governance, and equity needs for building more resilient WPS.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest. Water 2021, 13, 2846  ... 
doi:10.3390/w13202846 fatcat:wnndngrbljbsbiij57is65trji

Conceptualising a resilience cooling system: a socio-technical approach

Wendy Miller, Anaïs Machard, Emanuelle Bozonnet, Nari Yoon, Dahai Qi, Chen Zhang, Aaron Liu, Abantika Sengupta, Jan Akander, Abolfazl Hayati, Mathias Cehlin, Ongun Berk Kazanci (+1 others)
2021 City and Environment Interactions  
Electricity infrastructure Electricity infrastructure (generators, transmission, and distribution networks, and distributed energy resources) is particularly important in the context of the temperature  ...  This may be because design and engineering approaches to the built environment can encompass two different views of "resilience", both with limitations: a redundancy approach that accounts for some future  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.cacint.2021.100065 fatcat:iiyof4gsznc65irdxo2xegcgoy

Assessing the Effects of Forest Fires on Interconnected Critical Infrastructures under Climate Change. Evidence from South France

Athanasios Sfetsos, Frederique Giroud, Alice Clemencau, Vassiliki Varela, Catherine Freissinet, Jean LeCroart, Diamando Vlachogiannis, Nadia Politi, Stelios Karozis, Ilias Gkotsis, George Eftychidis, Ralf Hedel (+1 others)
2021 Infrastructures  
Future forest fires extremes are anticipated to impact the interconnections of electricity and transportation networks that could further cascade to communities throughout South France.  ...  The present work introduces a case study on the climate resilience of interconnected critical infrastructures to forest fires, that was performed within the framework on H2020 EU-CIRCLE project (GA 653824  ...  Acknowledgments: The authors acknowledge support from local infrastructure operators for providing data and valuable discussions for fine tune of this case study.  ... 
doi:10.3390/infrastructures6020016 fatcat:3gxtbdgiczfd5e3zrh2ubrvhvi

Urban Green Infrastructure Framework for Housing Climate Resilience

Fahmyddin Araaf Tauhid
2019 KnE Social Sciences  
Therefore, this study aims to propose a conceptual framework to integrate the elements for the implementation of GI for mitigating and adapting climate impact for urban resilience improvement.  ...  Such GI approach not only mitigate and adapt the impacts but also improve the urban climate resilience, particularly in the housing sector.  ...  Several approach and frameworks have been developed to measure the climate resilience such as Rockefeller Foundation's Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience (ACCCRN), Assessments of Impacts and Adaptations  ... 
doi:10.18502/kss.v3i21.4973 fatcat:kwr5z4q4xbd6radmpb5kq54rr4

Building Resilience of Critical Infrastructure: A Case of Impacts of Cyclones on the Power Sector in Odisha

Sujit Kumar Mohanty, Ranit Chatterjee, Rajib Shaw
2020 Climate  
Odisha is multi-hazard-prone state in the eastern part of India.  ...  The study points towards need for the master planning of critical infrastructure, based on the risk assessment, establishment of funding mechanisms for mitigation measures and the standardization and quality  ...  Acknowledgments: Authors acknowledge the support from India Japan Center of Keio University. Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/cli8060073 fatcat:ikav7n7dobdpxps3ecp4p4etpy

State of the research in community resilience: progress and challenges

Maria Koliou, John W. van de Lindt, Therese P. McAllister, Bruce R. Ellingwood, Maria Dillard, Harvey Cutler
2018 Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure  
To date, a comprehensive community resilience model that encompasses the performance of all the physical and socio-economic components from immediate impact through the recovery phase of a natural disaster  ...  This paper suggests extensions of existing modeling methodologies aimed at developing an improved, integrated understanding of resilience that can be used by policy-makers in preparation for future events  ...  Peacock is acknowledged for his contributions in editing portions of this manuscript focusing on the definitions of community resilience.  ... 
doi:10.1080/23789689.2017.1418547 pmid:31080883 pmcid:PMC6508589 fatcat:b2kt2rgdejfexcd42iykho2tvu

An Integrated Framework to Streamline Resilience in the context of Urban Climate Risk Assessment

A. Urquiza, C. Amigo, M. Billi, R. Calvo, L. Gallardo, C.I. Neira, M. Rojas
2021 Earth's Future  
Likewise, it offers an integrated analytical framework and methodological pipeline to streamline resilience analysis in the context of urban climate risk assessment.  ...  Plain Language Summary This paper offers an integrated terminology, analytical framework, and procedure to measure and predict a city's resilience in the face of climate threats.  ...  of Climate Risk Assessment",, Harvard Dataverse.  ... 
doi:10.1029/2020ef001508 fatcat:sjcjogoe3bdytberf6li6omavy

Towards Resilient Civil Infrastructure Asset Management: An Information Elicitation and Analytical Framework

Yifan Yang, S. Thomas Ng, Frank J. Xu, Martin Skitmore, Shenghua Zhou
2019 Sustainability  
concepts of the two paradigms, ingesting the state-of-the-art interconnected infrastructure systems resilience analytical approaches, and eliciting expert judgments to iteratively improve the derived  ...  integration and competent data analytics capabilities to identify infrastructure vulnerabilities, evaluate and predict infrastructure adaptabilities to different hazards, as well as to make damage restoration  ...  and natural hazards due to climate change [1] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/su11164439 fatcat:vuj4xkcforacfc7d7ruycvka4m

Increased Urban Resilience to Climate Change—Key Outputs from the RESCCUE Project

Marc Velasco, Beniamino Russo, Robert Monjo, César Paradinas, Slobodan Djordjević, Barry Evans, Eduardo Martínez-Gomariz, Maria Guerrero-Hidalga, Maria Adriana Cardoso, Rita Salgado Brito, David Pacheco
2020 Sustainability  
RESCCUE is an H2020 research project that aims to help cities around the world to become more resilient to physical, social, and economic challenges, using the water sector as the central point of the  ...  of cities, with different climate change pressures.  ...  Acknowledgments: This paper presents some of the results achieved in the framework of the RESCCUE project (Resilience to Cope with Climate Change in Urban Areas-A multisectoral approach focusing on water  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12239881 fatcat:imxurnkdizggji42hj6t72bqai
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