Sustainability as a Paradigm of Energy Policy

A. Martinez, S. Valero, C. Senabre, E. Velasco



The overall energy concept will be the priority matter in the agendas of the various governments in the coming years. The economic prosperity and development of knowledge of nations inevitably depends on energy. For that reason, it is important that institutions establish policies that promote energy sustainability of countries. But their different energy and territorial situation complicate obtaining a suitable model of indicators which could be used to build policies on energy to promote a sustainable development. In short, in this article the fundamental premises are determined to define a indicators model for energy sustainability of countries. Similarly other
subsystems about sustainable development are defined. A starting model for the definition of energy policies has been set to take into account all the variables and their relationships.

Published in: Renewable Energy & Power Quality Journal (RE&PQJ),Vol. 1, Nº. 14
Pages:662-667 Date of Publication: 2016/5/20
ISSN: 2172-038X Date of Current Version:2016/5/4
REF:422-16 Issue Date: May 2016
DOI:10.24084/repqj14.422 Publisher: EA4EPQ

Authors and affiliations

A. Martinez, S. Valero, C. Senabre, E. Velasco
Area of Electrical Engineering, Miguel Hernández University, Elche. Spain

Key words

Energy, sustainability, policy, technology


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