Overview of the field
The following is a list of literature reviews on energy and electricity modelling which provides an overview of the field. It will support the efforts of modellers to position their work within a broader framework. The list is ordered based on publication year.
 N. Van Beeck, “Classification of energy models,” Tillburg, Vol. 777, 1999.
 P. Boulanger, “Une analyse comparative des classes de modèles,” Simulation, pp. 1–32, 2003.
 O. Bahn, A. Haurie, and D. S. Zachary, “Mathematical Modeling and Simulation Methods in Energy Systems,” Encycl. Life Support Syst. (EOLSS), Dev. under Auspices UNESCO, no. May, pp. 1–15, 2004.
 M. Ventosa, Á. Baíllo, A. Ramos, and M. Rivier, “Electricity market modeling trends,” Energy Policy, vol. 33, no. 7, pp. 897–913, May 2005.
 S. Jebaraj and S. Iniyan, “A review of energy models,” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 10, no. 4. pp. 281–311, Aug-2006.
 D. Connolly, H. Lund, B. V. Mathiesen, and M. Leahy, “A review of computer tools for analysing the integration of renewable energy into various energy systems,” Applied Energy, vol. 87, no. 4. Elsevier Ltd, pp. 1059–1082, 2010.
 E. Trutnevyte, J. Barton, Á. O’Grady, D. Ogunkunle, D. Pudjianto, and E. Robertson, “Linking a storyline with multiple models: A cross-scale study of the UK power system transition,” Technol. Forecast. Soc. Change, vol. 89, pp. 26–42, Nov. 2014.
 S. Pfenninger, A. Hawkes, and J. Keirstead, “Energy systems modeling for twenty-first century energy challenges,” Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, vol. 33. pp. 74–86, May-2014.
 J. Timmerman, L. Vandevelde, and G. Van Eetvelde, “Towards low carbon business park energy systems: Classification of techno-economic energy models,” Energy, vol. 75, pp. 68–80, Oct. 2014.
 J. Després, N. Hadjsaid, P. Criqui, and I. Noirot, “Modelling the impacts of variable renewable sources on the power sector: Reconsidering the typology of energy modelling tools,” Energy, vol. 80, pp. 486–495, Feb. 2015.
 J. Fisher, N. Santen, P. Luckow, F. de Sisternes, T. Levin, and A. Botterud, “A Guide to Clean Power Plan Modeling Tools: Analytical Approaches for State Plan CO2 Performance Projections,” Cambridge MA, 2016.
 L. Hall and A. Buckley, “A review of energy systems models in the UK: Prevalent usage and categorisation,” Appl. Energy, vol. 169, pp. 607–628, 2016.
 O. Bahn, “The Contribution of Mathematical Models to Climate Policy Design: a Researcher’s Perspective,” Environ. Model. Assess., vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 691–701, 2018.
 H. Ringkjøb, P. Haugan, and I. Solbrekke, “A review of modelling tools for energy and electricity systems with large shares of variable renewables,” Renew. Sustain. Energy Rev., vol. 96, no. July, pp. 440–459, 2018.