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Profitability analysis of grid-connected photovoltaic facilities for household electricity self-sufficiency


  • Colmenar-Santos, Antonio
  • Campíñez-Romero, Severo
  • Pérez-Molina, Clara
  • Castro-Gil, Manuel


Spain exhibits a high level of energy dependence and has significant solar energy resources. These two facts have given rise to the prominence that renewable energy, particularly solar photovoltaic technology, has enjoyed in recent years, supported by a favorable regulatory framework.

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  • Colmenar-Santos, Antonio & Campíñez-Romero, Severo & Pérez-Molina, Clara & Castro-Gil, Manuel, 2012. "Profitability analysis of grid-connected photovoltaic facilities for household electricity self-sufficiency," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 51(C), pages 749-764.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:51:y:2012:i:c:p:749-764
    DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2012.09.023

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