The role of power system flexibility in generation planning

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dc.contributor.author Lannoye, Eamonn
dc.contributor.author Flynn, Damian
dc.contributor.author O'Malley, Mark
dc.date.accessioned 2012-04-17T14:35:13Z
dc.date.available 2012-04-17T14:35:13Z
dc.date.copyright 2011 IEEE en
dc.date.issued 2011-07-24
dc.identifier.isbn 978-1-4577-1000-1
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/3576
dc.description Paper presented at the IEEE 2011, Power and Energy Society General Meeting, San Diego, CA, 24-29 July 2011 en
dc.description.abstract As the penetration of variable renewable generation increases in power systems worldwide, planning for the effects of variability will become more important. Traditional capacity adequacy planning techniques have been supplemented with integration studies, which have been carried out in power systems with high targets for renewable generation. These have highlighted the increased variability that a system may experience in the future. As system planning techniques evolve with the demands from variable generation, the flexibility of a system to manage periods of high variability will need to be assessed. A metric may be required to measure the flexibility of a power system for use in planning studies with multi-year horizons. Compared to generation adequacy metrics, system flexibility assessment is more data intensive and requires more detailed system modeling. An algorithm for scenario development in generation planning with high penetrations of variable generation is presented. en
dc.description.sponsorship Science Foundation Ireland en
dc.description.sponsorship Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology en
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher IEEE en
dc.relation.ispartof 2011 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting : the electrification of transportation and the grid of the future [proceedings] en
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dc.subject Power system modeling en
dc.subject Power system planning en
dc.subject Wind power generation en
dc.subject Solar power generation en
dc.subject Hydro power generation en
dc.subject.lcsh Electric power systems--Management en
dc.subject.lcsh Renewable energy sources en
dc.subject.lcsh Electric power production--Planning en
dc.title The role of power system flexibility in generation planning en
dc.type Conference Publication en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.internal.webversions Publisher's version en
dc.internal.webversions http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/PES.2011.6039009 en
dc.status Not peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1109/PES.2011.6039009
dc.neeo.contributor Lannoye|Eamonn|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Flynn|Damian|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Malley|Mark|aut| en
dc.description.admin ti, ke, ab, co - TS 29.03.12 en


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