The journal is an international interdisciplinary journal in Sustainable Energy Planning and Management combining engineering and social science within Energy System Analysis, Feasibility Studies and Public Regulation. The journal especially welcomes papers within the following three focus areas:
- Energy System analysis including theories, methodologies, data handling and software tools as well as specific models and analyses at local, regional, country and/or global level.
- Economics, Socio economics and Feasibility studies including theories and methodologies of institutional economics as well as specific feasibility studies and analyses.
- Public Regulation and management including theories and methodologies as well as specific analyses and proposals in the light of the implementation and transition into sustainable energy systems.
The International Journal of Sustainable Energy Planning and Management is sponsor-financed with open access for both readers and authors. This set-up has been designed in order to provide information for free for any reader without having the risk of compromising the editorial process due to financial dependency on payments from the authors. All work carried out by academics in terms of authorship, reviewing and editorial handling are without payment from the journal. The journal does not however compromise on layout and graphical appearance which is outsourced to a professional typesetting company. This is enabled through support from our sponsors.
IJSEPM now indexed in Scopus
IJSEPM was accepted for indexing in in Scopus in the summer of 2016 after a review lasting nearly one and a half years. As of november, all previously published articles from IJSEPM are accessible in Scopus and all recerences used in articles have been harvested to be counted in the reference statistics by Scopus