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Table 2 Framework properties with respective characteristics that are decisive for tackling the challenges

From: A qualitative evaluation approach for energy system modelling frameworks

Property Characteristics
Free and open-source software philosophy Open-source, documentation, version control, openness of data, code review
Collaborative development Consistency of terminology, developer perspective spectrum, interdisciplinarity, testing procedures
Structural properties Modularity of framework structure, object-oriented implementation, generic concept of energy system representation, data model