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    • A comprehensive review on sub-zero temperature cold thermal energy storage materials, technologies, and applications: State of the art and recent developments 

      Yang, Lizhong; Villalobos, Uver; Akhmetov, Bakytzhan; Gil, Antoni; Khor, Jun Onn; Palacios, Anabel; Li, Yongliang; Ding, Yulong; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Tan, Wooi Leong; Romagnoli, Alessandro (Elsevier, 2021)
      The energy industry needs to take action against climate change by improving efficiency and increasing the share of renewable sources in the energy mix. On top of that, refrigeration, air-conditioning, and heat pump equipment ...
    • Comparison of past projections of global and regional primary and final energy consumption with historical data 

      Cabeza, Luisa F.; Palacios, Anabel; Serrano, Susana; Ürge-Vorsatz, Diana; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila (Elsevier, 2018)
      Energy planning is fundamental for energy planners to accurately plan for the future and to utilize the sustainable and renewable energy resources to a larger extent. But how well are we able to project the future? In this ...
    • Empirical equations for viscosity and specific heat capacity determination of fatty acids 

      Ferrer, Gerard; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Palacios, Anabel; Solé, Aran; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2017)
      Phase change materials (PCM) used in thermal energy storage (TES) systems have been presented, over recent years, as one of the most effective options in energy storage. Saturated fatty acids are one of the most used PCM ...
    • Empirical equations for viscosity and specific heat capacity determination of paraffin PCM and fatty acid PCM 

      Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Ferrer, Gerard; Palacios, Anabel; Solé, Aran; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Cabeza, Luisa F. (IOP Publishing, 2017)
      Phase change materials (PCM) used in thermal energy storage (TES) systems have been presented, over recent years, as one of the most effective options in energy storage. Paraffin and fatty acids are some of the most used ...
    • Heating and cooling energy trends and drivers in Europe 

      Serrano, Susana; Ürge-Vorsatz, Diana; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila; Palacios, Anabel; Cabeza, Luisa F. (Elsevier, 2017)
      This paper aims to complete and complement the information available on the past trends of thermal energy consumption in residential buildings and its drivers for Europe, as a continent and for the different countries. ...
    • Household appliances penetration and ownership trends in residential buildings 

      Cabeza, Luisa F.; Ürge-Vorsatz, Diana; Ürge, Daniel; Palacios, Anabel; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila (Elsevier, 2018)
      Understanding the development of the trends in the ownership of different appliances in a historic context in various countries of the world can not only provide important insights for understanding the dynamics of adoption ...
    • New formulation and characterization of enhanced bulk-organic phase change materials 

      Palacios, Anabel; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Julià Bolivar, José Enrique; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila (Elsevier, 2018)
      The main drawbacks faced by researchers to successfully implement organic-PCM as materials to improve the thermal performance of building systems are their low thermal conductivity, their high flammability, and their low ...
    • Study of the Thermal Properties and the Fire Performance of Flame Retardant-Organic PCM in Bulk Form 

      Palacios, Anabel; Gracia Cuesta, Alvaro de; Haurie, Laia; Cabeza, Luisa F.; Fernández Renna, Ana Inés; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila (MDPI, 2018)
      The implementation of organic phase change materials (PCMs) in several applications such as heating and cooling or building comfort is an important target in thermal energy storage (TES). However, one of the major drawbacks ...
    • Trends in penetration and ownership of household appliances 

      Cabeza, Luisa F.; Ürge-Vorsatz, Diana; Palacios, Anabel; Ürge, Daniel; Serrano, Susana; Barreneche Güerisoli, Camila (Elsevier, 2018)
      Since appliances consume a large fraction of the residential final energy consumption, analysing the impact and trends in penetration and ownership of appliances are targets of interest to researchers, companies and policy ...