ECED 6190 - Energy Systems Analysis

Fall 2019

Class reading material on energy security

Last updated: 10 September 2019

The following papers will complement the material discussed in class; they can be accessed through the Dalhousie library website:

  • Larry Hughes, A generic framework for the description and analysis of energy security in an energy system, Energy Policy 42 (2012), pp. 221–231, DOI: 10.10.16/j.enpol.2011.11.079
  • Larry Hughes and Ashish Ranjan, Event-related stresses in energy systems and their effects on energy security, Energy 59 (2013), pp. 413-421, DOI: 10.1016/
  • Larry Hughes, The four 'R's of energy security, Energy Policy, June 2009.
  • Ashish Ranjan and Larry Hughes, Energy security and the diversity of energy flows in an energy system, Energy, DOI: 10.1016/, 2014.
  • Larry Hughes, The effects of event occurrence and duration on resilience and adaptation in energy systems Energy 84 (2015), pages 443-454, DOI: 10.1016/
  • Larry Hughes, Moniek de Jong, and Xiao Qin Wang, A generic method for analyzing the risks to energy systems Applied Energy 180 (2016), pages 895–908, DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.07.133