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Table 6 Performance scores of energy alternatives for three cities.

From: A systematic approach for assessment of renewable energy using analytic hierarchy process

Energy alternatives Experts for three cities and criteria
Chengdu Eskisehir Chicago
C MC EI JC S C MC EI JC S C MC EI JC S
Efficiency 9 2 9 1 10 9 9 10 2 10 10 7 9 6 10
Solar 10 6 9 2 10 7 6 9 6 9 7 4 10 5 10
Wind 7 3 8 3 9 5 8.5 8 5 8 3 5 10 5 9
Geothermal 5 5 6 4 7 4 7 5 5.5 6 3 2 6 3 7
Biomass 5 4 7 5 6 6 5 8.5 4 7 8 3 8 2 9
Nuclear 1 10 2 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 5 10 2
Hydroelectric 3 9 3 9 5 1 1 7 7 6.5 0 9 7 9 4