Analysis of Marine Corps Renewable Energy Planning to Meet Installation Energy Security Requirements

Report Number: NPS-LM-13-120

Series: Logistics Management

Category: Renewable Energy

Report Series: Sponsored Report

Authors: Christopher M. Chisom, Jack C. Templeton

Title: Analysis of Marine Corps Renewable Energy Planning to Meet Installation Energy Security Requirements

Published: 2013-12-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: Graduate Student

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2013/NPS-LM-13-120.pdf

Keywords: renewable energy, energy security, Marine Corps installations, learning curve analysis, modern portfolio theory, solar, wind, biomass, waste-to-energy, energy planning, energy strategy, customer damag

Abstract:

The purpose of this thesis is to analyze Marine Corps installation energy consumption and the pursuit of increased renewable energy generation goals across Marine Corps installations. The main objective of this report is to determine the cost of interruption and the net present value (NPV) of renewable energy generation needed to meet the Marine Corps