Co-optimization of energy and reserve capacity considering renewable energy unit with uncertainty

HASSAN, Muhammad Wajahat, RASHEED, Muhammad Babar, JAVAID, Nadeem, NAZAR, Waseem and AKMAL, Muhammad (2018). Co-optimization of energy and reserve capacity considering renewable energy unit with uncertainty. Energies, 11 (10), p. 2833.

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    This paper proposes a system model for optimal dispatch of the energy and reserve capacity considering uncertain load demand and unsteady power generation. This implicates uncertainty in managing the power demand along with the consideration of utility, user and environmental objectives. The model takes into consideration a day-ahead electricity market that involves the varying power demand bids and generates a required amount of energy in addition with reserve capacity. The lost opportunity cost is also considered and incorporated within the context of expected load not served. Then, the effects of combined and separate dispatching the energy and reserve are investigated. The nonlinear cost curves have been addressed by optimizing the objective function using robust optimization technique. Finally, various cases in accordance with underlying parameters have been considered in order to conduct and evaluate numerical results. Simulation results show the effectiveness of proposed scheduling model in terms of reduced cost and system stability.

    Item Type: Article
    Departments - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Faculty of Science, Technology and Arts > Department of Engineering and Mathematics
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    Page Range: p. 2833
    SWORD Depositor: Symplectic Elements
    Depositing User: Symplectic Elements
    Date Deposited: 30 Oct 2018 11:56
    Last Modified: 16 Nov 2018 12:00

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