Journal Policies

Open Access Policy

Journal of Energy Management and Technology (JEMT) is an open access journal. This open access means that articles in the journal can be freely access, download, share and re-use by all scientists, scholars, teachers, students and other curious minds; which will accelerate research, enrich education and greater global exchange of knowledge. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

 

Peer Review Policy

Journal of Energy Management and Technology (JEMT) is committed to prompt evaluation and publication of fully accepted articles and operates a conventional double-blind reviewing policy in which the author name remains anonymous to reviewers and vice versa. Upon submission of an article, all articles undergo a rigorous review process to ensure a thorough and detailed review by experts in the article’s interest area. All articles are peer reviewed following the procedure outlined below:

  • The author submits an article and then the submitted article is assessed by journal editor against the scope of the journal and Instructions to Authors to make sure it includes the required sections.
  • The editor decides whether to send the article out for review or not. If the decision is to accept, then it is sent for peer review to assess the scientific quality of the article or if the decision is not to accept, the editor contacts the author with the decision.
  • The reviewer(s) review the article and provide the editor with his/her comments, suggestions and recommendations (reject, revise or accept).
  • Editor checks the reviews and takes the decision whether to accept, reject, or to revise.
  • The editor contacts the author with the decision.
  • If there are revisions the authors makes the necessary changes and re-submit.
  • Once the article is accepted by the editor, it moves into production and is published.

 

Copyright and Licensing Policy

Copyright on any open access article published in JEMAT is retained by the author(s). Authors grant JEMAT a license to publish the article and identify itself as the original publisher. Authors also grant any third party the right to use the article freely as long as its integrity is maintained and its original authors, citation details and publisher are identified.

Journal of Energy Management and Technology (JEMT) publishes open access articles under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY). This license permits user to freely share (copy, distribute and transmit) and adapt the contribution including for commercial purposes, as long as the author is properly attributed.

 

Digital Archiving Policy

Contents published in Journal of Energy Management and Technology (JEMT) are archived in J-Gate Database to guarantee long-term digital preservation.

Please note that JEMAT indexed in the J-Gate database as the  sponsor of the journal, Iran Energy Association (IEA).