The report aims to explain the methodology behind the FlexTool. Section 2 presents an overview of the existing approaches for flexibility assessment, and of the value added of the FlexTool. Sections 3 and 4 give a high-level overview of the IRENA FlexTool and its different uses. In Sections 5 to 7 the methodology, input data and result of the tool are presented from a technical perspective. Finally, Section 8 offers key insights obtained from the first four countries where the FlexTool was applied.
|Place of Publication||Abu Dhabi|
|Number of pages||76|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 2018|
|MoE publication type||D4 Published development or research report or study|
- Energy system
- Power system
- Wind power
- energy model
Taibi, E., Nikolakakis, T., Gutierrez, L., Fernandez, C., Kiviluoma, J., Rissanen, S., & Lindroos, T. J. (2018). Power system flexibility for the energy transition: Part 2, IRENA FlexTool methodology.