Energy Policy
Effective Environmental Factors on Efficiency of Office Buildings Staff in a Cold Semi-Arid Climate (Case Study: Kermanshah)

M. Ansari Manesh; E. Sarkardehee; S. Jafarian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 May 2022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2022.11758.1108

Abstract
  Human beings spend most of their time in indoor environments. A large part of people around the world work and live in urban areas. Economic productivity is an important goal of different buildings, especially office buildings. Various factors play a role in economic productivity, including reducing ...  Read More

Energy Policy
An Investigation into Energy and Cost of Strategies that can Mitigate risk of Covid-19 transmission

M. Monfared; E. Hasani Alavy; M. Khanpoor Siahdarka; F. Rahnama

Volume 3, Issue 2 , July 2022, , Pages 191-205

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2021.11375.1088

Abstract
  In order to systematically reduce the risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection in indoor space, it’s important to understand the building design strategies and air quality enhancement methods that set to mitigate this threat. This paper aims to introduce the different HVAC technologies used to mitigate the ...  Read More

Energy Policy
COVID-19 and Renewable Energy: Need for a Comprehensive Review

M. Shiri Dezaki; Z. Zandian Sefiddashti; M. Jahangiri; A. Haghani; A. Tahmasebi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , July 2022, , Pages 267-276

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2022.11394.1091

Abstract
  The outbreak of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in late 2019 and its eventual transformation into a global pandemic caused a shock wave across countries. The renewable energy (RE) sector, which has always been one of the leading areas for promoting environmental sustainability, has not been spared from ...  Read More

Energy Policy
Analysis of a Proper Strategy for Solar Energy Deployment in Iran using SWOT Matrix

Z. Molamohamadi; M.R. Talaei

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 71-78

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2021.11011.1066

Abstract
  This paper aims to analyze and identify the most appropriate strategies to deploy solar energy in Iran. For this purpose, in a comprehensive framework of strategy development, the internal and external factors of general and specific environment were determined. Then, four different strategies, including ...  Read More

Energy Policy
Development and Prioritization of Green Supply Chain Strategies and Renewable Energies in Uncertainty Conditions

M. Mohamadi Janaki; M. A. Sobhanallahi; A.R. Arshadi Khamseh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 115-129

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2021.11388.1090

Abstract
  The trend of the fourth industrial revolution in the field of energy, like other sectors, indicates that the path of production, development and approaches to energy use in the world is changing every day. This change can be seen in the growth of new energy production in developed countries by renewable ...  Read More

Energy Policy
A Type-2 Fuzzy-based Multi-criteria Decision-making Method for Sustainable Development of Wind Power Plants in Iran

A. Aryanfar; A. Gholami; M. Pourgholi; M. Zandi Zandi; A. Khosravi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 147-155

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2021.10909.1058

Abstract
  The current work proposed a novel fuzzy-based multi-criteria decision-making method to assess the development potential of wind power plants in a country. Type-2 fuzzy logic was utilized to investigate the simultaneous effects of several technical criteria such as wind conditions, ambient temperature, ...  Read More

Energy Policy
Iran’s Transition to Wind Energy

Sh. Nourifard

Volume 2, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 179-183

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2021.10900.1062

Abstract
  In this article, three topics of wind energy science, wind energy engineering and wind energy policy of Iran have been discussed. Deciding on wind energy in the country requires comprehensive information in these three areas. Due to the increase in the capacity of renewable energy in neighboring countries ...  Read More

Energy Policy
Role of Energy Supply and demand Fluctuations in Macroeconomic Development of Iran

Seyed M. Mortazavi; S. Garoosi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 85-92

http://dx.doi.org/10.22044/rera.2020.9090.1015

Abstract
  Energy plays an essential role in the economic and social development of all countries around the world, and its consumption is rising considerably due to the fast industrial development and increasing the standards of living. However, due to the high dependency on fossil fuel resources by all the developed ...  Read More