Simulating the Optimization of Energy Consumption in Homes

  • Fernanda P. MotaEmail author
  • Plauto W. Filho
  • Jonas Casarin
  • Robledo Castro
  • Vagner Rosa
  • Silvia S. da C. Botelho
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9086)


According to Brazilian National Electric Energy Agency (ANEEL), the electric energy consumption is one of the main indicators of both the economic development and the quality of life of a society. However, the electric energy consumption data of individual home use is hard to obtain due to several reasons, such as privacy issues [1]. In this sense, the social simulation based on multiagent systems comes as a promising option to deal with this difficulty through the production of synthetic electric energy consumption data.


Multiagent System Residential Sector Electric Energy Consumption Social Simulation Persuasive Technology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fernanda P. Mota
    • 1
    Email author
  • Plauto W. Filho
    • 1
  • Jonas Casarin
    • 1
  • Robledo Castro
    • 1
  • Vagner Rosa
    • 1
  • Silvia S. da C. Botelho
    • 1
  1. 1.Centro de Ciências ComputacionaisUniversidade Federal Do Rio Grande- FurgRio GrandeBrazil

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