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From the periphery to the centre: Start-up and growth strategies for minority diaspora entrepreneurs (2018)
Journal Article
Evansluong, Q., & Ramírez Pasillas, M. (2019). From the periphery to the centre: Start-up and growth strategies for minority diaspora entrepreneurs. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 36(1-2), 189-215. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJESB.2019.096973

Copyright © 2019 Inderscience Enterprises Ltd. Not all diasporans face the same opportunities and challenges in the entrepreneurial process. Some are forced to the periphery in terms of proximity to essential business resources and networks considere... Read More about From the periphery to the centre: Start-up and growth strategies for minority diaspora entrepreneurs.

Electrons have no identity: Setting right misrepresentations in Google and Apple's clean energy purchasing (2018)
Journal Article
Monyei, C., & Jenkins, K. E. (2018). Electrons have no identity: Setting right misrepresentations in Google and Apple's clean energy purchasing. Energy Research and Social Science, 46, 48-51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2018.06.015

© 2018 Elsevier Ltd Aside dedicated generation, transmission and distribution networks, the hype around corporations and other entities purchasing so called clean energy may be considered a deliberate accounting misrepresentation. To illustrate this... Read More about Electrons have no identity: Setting right misrepresentations in Google and Apple's clean energy purchasing.

Energy (in)justice in off-grid rural electrification policy: South Africa in focus (2018)
Journal Article
Monyei, C., Adewumi, A. O., & Jenkins, K. E. (2018). Energy (in)justice in off-grid rural electrification policy: South Africa in focus. Energy Research and Social Science, 44, 152-171. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2018.05.002

© 2018 Elsevier Ltd Generally speaking, increasing rural marginalisation in sub-Saharan Africa has sat alongside a rise in energy poor homes in rural off-grid communities. Even measures meant to improve electricity access have exacerbated the energy... Read More about Energy (in)justice in off-grid rural electrification policy: South Africa in focus.

Policy discussion for sustainable integrated electricity expansion in South Africa (2018)
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Monyei, C., Jenkins, K. E., Viriri, S., & Adewumi, A. O. (2018). Policy discussion for sustainable integrated electricity expansion in South Africa. Energy Policy, 120, 132-143. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2018.05.021

© 2018 Elsevier Ltd Emerging reports have shown that despite Eskom's continued investment in increasing electricity supply capacity to grid connected and off-grid households, there has been a steady decline in electricity consumption (kWh/month/indiv... Read More about Policy discussion for sustainable integrated electricity expansion in South Africa.

Examining energy sufficiency and energy mobility in the global south through the energy justice framework (2018)
Journal Article
Monyei, C., Jenkins, K., Serestina, V., & Adewumi, A. O. (2018). Examining energy sufficiency and energy mobility in the global south through the energy justice framework. Energy Policy, 119, 68-76. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2018.04.026

© 2018 Elsevier Ltd The widespread adoption of the energy justice framework notwithstanding, arguments offered have not been able to provide tangible definitions of sufficientarianism and energy mobility. Considering widening disparities on what cons... Read More about Examining energy sufficiency and energy mobility in the global south through the energy justice framework.

The effects of ownership identity on corporate diversification strategy of Chinese companies in foreign markets (2018)
Journal Article
Rao-Nicholson, R., & Cai, Y. (in press). The effects of ownership identity on corporate diversification strategy of Chinese companies in foreign markets. Asia Pacific Journal of Management, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10490-018-9578-8

In this paper, we examine the impact of acquirer’s ownership identity on corporate diversification decisions of Chinese companies in their cross-border acquisitions. Few studies to date have looked at the effect of ownership on corporate decisions to... Read More about The effects of ownership identity on corporate diversification strategy of Chinese companies in foreign markets.

Integration of demand side and supply side energy management resources for optimal scheduling of demand response loads – South Africa in focus (2018)
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Monyei, C., & Adewumi, A. O. (2018). Integration of demand side and supply side energy management resources for optimal scheduling of demand response loads – South Africa in focus. Electric Power Systems Research, 158, 92-104. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsr.2017.12.033

© 2018 Elsevier B.V. The energy crisis of 2008 in South Africa, due to electricity demand surpassing supply and a depleted electricity reserve margin has exposed the need for more synergy between home energy management systems (HEMS) and supply side... Read More about Integration of demand side and supply side energy management resources for optimal scheduling of demand response loads – South Africa in focus.

A biased load manager home energy management system for low-cost residential building low-income occupants (2018)
Journal Article
Monyei, C. G., Monyei, C., Adewumi, A. O., Akinyele, D., Babatunde, O. M., Obolo, M. O., & Onunwor, J. C. (2018). A biased load manager home energy management system for low-cost residential building low-income occupants. Energy, 150, 822-838. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.energy.2018.03.016

© 2018 Elsevier Ltd This research paper presents the development of a biased load manager home energy management system for low-cost residential building occupants. As a smart grid framework, the proposed load manager coordinates the operation of the... Read More about A biased load manager home energy management system for low-cost residential building low-income occupants.

A smart grid framework for optimally integrating supply-side, demand-side and transmission line management systems (2018)
Journal Article
Monyei, C., Viriri, S., Adewumi, A., Davidson, I., & Akinyele, D. (2018). A smart grid framework for optimally integrating supply-side, demand-side and transmission line management systems. Energies, 11(5), 1038. https://doi.org/10.3390/en11051038

© 2018 by the authors. Licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland. A coordinated centralized energy management system (ConCEMS) is presented in this paper that seeks to integrate for optimal grid operation-The supply side energy management system (SSEMS), hom... Read More about A smart grid framework for optimally integrating supply-side, demand-side and transmission line management systems.

Utilising a systematic knowledge management based system to optimise project management operations in oil and gas organisations (2018)
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Ochieng, E. G., Ovbagbedia, O. O., Abdulai, R., Matipa, W., Zuofa, T., Ruan, X., & Oledinma, A. (2018). Utilising a systematic knowledge management based system to optimise project management operations in oil and gas organisations. Information Technology and People, 31(2), 527-556. https://doi.org/10.1108/ITP-08-2016-0198

© 2018, Emerald Publishing Limited. Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to examine the efficacy of knowledge management (KM) based systems and best practices that could be used to address operational issues in the oil and gas sector. Design/methodo... Read More about Utilising a systematic knowledge management based system to optimise project management operations in oil and gas organisations.

Nigeria's energy poverty: Insights and implications for smart policies and framework towards a smart Nigeria electricity network (2018)
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Monyei, C. G., Monyei, C., Adewumi, A. O., Obolo, M. O., & Sajou, B. (2018). Nigeria's energy poverty: Insights and implications for smart policies and framework towards a smart Nigeria electricity network. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 81(1), 1582-1601. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2017.05.237

© 2017 Elsevier Ltd A thorough and exhaustive review of relevant literature and associated works is carried out to critically examine energy poverty in Nigeria with respect to ownership and income. Using the desktop approach and empirical formulas, t... Read More about Nigeria's energy poverty: Insights and implications for smart policies and framework towards a smart Nigeria electricity network.

Demand Side Management potentials for mitigating energy poverty in South Africa (2017)
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Monyei, C. G., Monyei, C., & Adewumi, A. O. (2017). Demand Side Management potentials for mitigating energy poverty in South Africa. Energy Policy, 111, 298-311. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2017.09.039

© 2017 Elsevier Ltd South Africa is severally posited to be Africa's most industrialized nation with an economy heavily reliant on energy. With depleted electricity reserve margin which led to massive load shedding and rationing of electricity in 200... Read More about Demand Side Management potentials for mitigating energy poverty in South Africa.

Healthy returns: Leadership learning and innovation climate in the UK health sector (2017)
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Jarvis, C., Kars-Unluoglu, S., & Sheffield, R. (2017). Healthy returns: Leadership learning and innovation climate in the UK health sector

Sir Ian Carruthers’ (2011) report for the Department of Health entitled ‘Innovation, Health and Wealth’ highlighted a pressing need for the NHS to improve its capacity for innovation to deal with growing demand and shrinking/static budgets, a challen... Read More about Healthy returns: Leadership learning and innovation climate in the UK health sector.

Policy imperatives for diverting construction waste from landfill: Experts’ recommendations for UK policy expansion (2017)
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Oyedele, L. O., Ajayi, S. O., Ajayi, S., & Oyedele, L. (2017). Policy imperatives for diverting construction waste from landfill: Experts’ recommendations for UK policy expansion. Journal of Cleaner Production, 147, 57-65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.075

© 2017 Elsevier Ltd Legislation and fiscal policies have remained the key drivers of construction waste minimization. It has often been suggested that reducing waste to the landfill does not only require improvement on existing waste management polic... Read More about Policy imperatives for diverting construction waste from landfill: Experts’ recommendations for UK policy expansion.

Effective material logistics in urban construction sites: A structural equation model (2017)
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Oyedele, L. O., Spillane, J. P., Spillane, J., & Oyedele, L. (2017). Effective material logistics in urban construction sites: A structural equation model. Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management, 17(4), 406-428. https://doi.org/10.1108/CI-11-2015-0063

© 2017 Emerald Publishing Limited. Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to identify best practice relating to the effective management of materials in an urban, confined construction site, using structural equation modelling. Design/methodology/app... Read More about Effective material logistics in urban construction sites: A structural equation model.

An intelligent load manager for PV powered off-grid residential houses (2015)
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Ogunjuyigbe, A., Ayodele, T., & Monyei, C. (2015). An intelligent load manager for PV powered off-grid residential houses. Energy for Sustainable Development, 26, 34-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.esd.2015.02.003

This paper proposes a management system based on certain rule set implemented by Modified Mild Intrusive Genetic Algorithm (MMIGA) that will optimize the load allocation to match the house owner affordable solar system inverter. The algorithm optimiz... Read More about An intelligent load manager for PV powered off-grid residential houses.

Price based demand side management: A persuasive smart energy management system for low/medium income earners (2015)
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Monyei, C. G., Ogunjuyigbe, A. S., Monyei, C., & Ayodele, T. R. (2015). Price based demand side management: A persuasive smart energy management system for low/medium income earners. Sustainable Cities and Society, 17, 80-94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scs.2015.04.004

© 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. This paper presents a persuasive smart energy management system (PSEMS) which incorporates the peculiarities of the developing economies, for low/medium income earners, under the flat pricing regime. The PSEM... Read More about Price based demand side management: A persuasive smart energy management system for low/medium income earners.

Does government stake influence cross-border deal completion? Evidence from Brazil (2014)
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Cai, Y., van Veen, K., & Gubbi, S. (2014). Does government stake influence cross-border deal completion? Evidence from Brazil. Academy of Management Proceedings, 1(13556), https://doi.org/10.5465/AMBPP.2014.154

In the context of developing economies, government as an important stakeholder plays a proactive role in strategic investment decisions made by firms. In this paper we investigate whether the equity stake held by government in the acquiring and the t... Read More about Does government stake influence cross-border deal completion? Evidence from Brazil.

Oil well characterization and artificial gas lift optimization using neural networks combined with genetic algorithm (2014)
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Monyei, C. G., Monyei, C., Adewumi, A. O., & Obolo, M. O. (2014). Oil well characterization and artificial gas lift optimization using neural networks combined with genetic algorithm. Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, 2014, 289239. https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/289239

This paper examines the characterization of six oil wells and the allocation of gas considering limited and unlimited case scenario. Artificial gas lift involves injecting high-pressured gas from the surface into the producing fluid column through on... Read More about Oil well characterization and artificial gas lift optimization using neural networks combined with genetic algorithm.

Use of recycled products in UK construction industry: An empirical investigation into critical impediments and strategies for improvement (2014)
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Kadiri, K. O., Ajayi, S. O., Oyedele, L. O., Oyedele, L., & Ajayi, S. (2014). Use of recycled products in UK construction industry: An empirical investigation into critical impediments and strategies for improvement. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 93, 23-31. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2014.09.011

© 2014 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved. Construction industry consumes about half of all material resources taken from nature, and generates a large portion of waste to landfill. A way of tackling negative environmental impacts impending from conti... Read More about Use of recycled products in UK construction industry: An empirical investigation into critical impediments and strategies for improvement.