Demand side resource operation on the Irish power system with high wind power penetration

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dc.contributor.author Keane, Andrew
dc.contributor.author Tuohy, Aidan
dc.contributor.author Meibom, Peter
dc.contributor.author Denny, Eleanor
dc.contributor.author Flynn, Damian
dc.contributor.author Mullane, Alan
dc.contributor.author O'Malley, Mark
dc.date.accessioned 2012-01-16T17:10:29Z
dc.date.available 2012-01-16T17:10:29Z
dc.date.copyright 2011 ElsevierLtd en
dc.date.issued 2011-05
dc.identifier.citation Energy Policy en
dc.identifier.issn 0301-4215
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/3432
dc.description.abstract The utilisation of demand side resources is set to increase over the coming years with the advent of advanced metering infrastructure, home area networks and the promotion of increased energy efficiency. Demand side resources are proposed as an energy resource that, through aggregation, can form part of the power system plant mix and contribute to the flexible operation of a power system. A model for demand side resources is proposed here that captures its key characteristics for commitment and dispatch calculations. The model is tested on the all island Irish power system, and the operation of the model is simulated over one year in both a stochastic and deterministic mode, to illustrate the impact of wind and load uncertainty. The results illustrate that demand side resources can contribute to the efficient, flexible operation of systems with high penetrations of wind by replacing some of the functions of conventional peaking plant. Demand side resources are also shown to be capable of improving the reliability of the system, with reserve capability identified as a key requirement in this respect. en
dc.description.sponsorship Science Foundation Ireland en
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dc.format.extent 1072 bytes
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dc.format.mimetype text/plain
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Elsevier en
dc.rights This is the author’s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Energy Policy. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Energy Policy Volume 39, Issue 5, May 2011, Pages 2925-2934 DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2011.02.071 en
dc.subject Demand side resources en
dc.subject Wind power en
dc.subject Power system operation en
dc.subject.lcsh Demand-side management (Electric utilities) en
dc.subject.lcsh Wind power en
dc.subject.lcsh Electric power systems--Management en
dc.subject.lcsh Electric power systems--Ireland en
dc.title Demand side resource operation on the Irish power system with high wind power penetration en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.internal.webversions Publisher's version en
dc.internal.webversions http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2011.02.071 en
dc.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.volume 39 en
dc.identifier.issue 5 en
dc.identifier.startpage 2925 en
dc.identifier.endpage 2934 en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1016/j.enpol.2011.02.071
dc.neeo.contributor Keane|Andrew|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Tuohy|Aidan|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Meibom|Peter|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Denny|Eleanor|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Flynn|Damian|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Mullane|Alan|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Malley|Mark|aut| en
dc.description.othersponsorship Charles Parsons Energy Research Awards en
dc.description.admin Charles Parson ti, la, ke, ab - kpw22/12/11 en


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