A Serious Look at Expansion of Renewable Energies in Iran against Non-Renewable Energy Crises in Future (Case Study: Solar Energy and Solar Power Plants)

Milad Karimi
2014 Majlesi Journal of Energy Management   unpublished
In Iran, the emphasis is on use of declining oil and gas resources. Thus, in the next decade due to limited fossil fuel energy resources, novel renewable energy should be sought as a global need. In this paper, necessity of considering solar energy and its advantages compared to fossil-based energies. Then, we deal with interactions and analysis of positive and negative points of solar energy development. Finally, with regard to results obtained from this paper, an approach to solar energy is
more » ... o solar energy is demonstrated from the viewpoint of less dependence on fossil sources and reduction of emissions in energy production and consumption sectors as well as fulfillment of a socioeconomic development. KEYWORDS: The author shall provide up to 10 keywords to help identify the major topics of the paper.