AbstractsBiology & Animal Science

Power plant investment processes:

by D.T. Groot

Institution: Delft University of Technology
Year: 2013
Keywords: powerplant; investment; agent-based model; bounded rationality
Record ID: 1264916
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This thesis reviews large scale power plant investment processes in the Netherlands based on the bounded rationality perspective. This leads implementation recommendations for use in an Agent-based model. The analyses comprise of a literature review, review of empirical results (confidential interviews) and analysis of Agent-based modeling. Outcomes are an overview of stated tactics during at investment processes given decision making constraints.