Microgrids planning for residential electrification in rural areas

Rahmat Khezri, Amin Mahmoudi, Mohammad Hassan Khooban

Research output: Contribution to book/anthology/report/proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review


Residential Microgrids and Rural Electrifications contains an overview of microgrids' architecture, load assessments, designing of microgrids for residential systems, and rural electrifications to help readers understand the fundamentals. Including many new topics in the field of home automation and the application of IoT for microgrids monitoring and control, the book includes sections on the infrastructure necessary for charging Electric Vehicles in residential systems and rural electrifications and how to estimate the energy and cost of various combinations of energy resources. Many examples and practical case studies are included to enhance and reinforce learning objective goals. Those in engineering research and technical professions will be able to perform energy and cost analyses of various combinations of energy sources by using advanced, real simulation tools.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationResidential Microgrids and Rural Electrifications
EditorsS. Padmanaban, P Sivaraman, C. Sharmeela, J. B. Holm-Nielsen
Number of pages25
Place of publicationLondon
PublisherAcademic Press
Publication date2021
ISBN (Print)9780323901772
ISBN (Electronic)9780323901772
Publication statusPublished - 2021


  • Electrification of rural areas
  • Energy storage system
  • HOMER software
  • Optimal planning
  • Renewable energy
  • Residential microgrids


Dive into the research topics of 'Microgrids planning for residential electrification in rural areas'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this