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A MARKET SOLUTION TO THE DUCK CURVE

In the operation of today’s power systems, renewables (especially solar and wind) are becoming a larger and larger part of the generation mix. While renewables are desirable for their low variable costs and for their low environmental impact, they can and do cause problems in day-to-day system operations. The most notable of these is illustrated […]

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DISTRIBUTED ENERGY RESOURCES AND THEIR IMPACTS ON GRID OPERATIONS

Overview of Distributed Energy Resources and their impacts on Grid Operations – This paper takes contemporary information and reports from both the Independent System Operator (ISO) and distribution levels, and attempts to define a path to integration – not from a policy or conceptual viewpoint, but from an operational, reliability and market standpoint. The paper attempts […]

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FUTURE STATE VISUALIZATION

David McGinnis and Dr. Kiamran Rajabli presented a paper on Future State Visualization at the EEEIC conference in Palermo, Italy. The research was done in collaboration with Ameren and ERCOT. As part of the research, visualization software was developed. The software enhances visualization of the future power system state. The implemented features encompass advanced future […]

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DAWN OR DOOM

Chris Unton presented at Purdue University’s Dawn or Doom technology conference. As leader of Utilicast’s Compliance Practice, he shared his “Understanding the Perils of our Power Grid Security.” His presentation included history, risks, and infrastructure related to the security of our electricity grid. Cyber Security of the Bulk Electric System Purdue University Doom or Gloom Unton

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