The GREAT Tool for Cities is an integrated bottom-up, energy end-use based modelling and accounting tool for tracking energy consumption, production and resource extraction in all economic sectors on a city, provincial or regional level. The model uses the Long-range Energy Alternatives Planning System (LEAP) software developed by the Stockholm Environmental Institute and includes a national average dataset on energy input parameters for residential, commercial, transport, industry and agriculture end-use sectors.
To track energy production and consumption.
Stage of PD cycle
Sectors: Buildings, Cross cutting, Industry, Power sector, Renewables, Transport
Country / Region: GlobalTags: agriculture, cities, commercial buildings, energy, extraction, passenger transports, residential buildings
Knowledge Object: Tool / Instrument
Published by: U.S. Department of Energy