Prediction of Regulation Reserve Requirements in California ISO Control Area based on BAAL Standard
This paper presents new methodologies developed at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to estimate regulation capacity requirements in the California ISO control area. Two approaches have been developed: (1) an approach based on statistical analysis of actual historical area control error (ACE) and regulation data, and (2) an approach based on balancing authority ACE limit control performance standard. The approaches predict regulation reserve requirements on a day-ahead basis including upward and downward requirements, for each operating hour of a day. California ISO data has been used to test the performance of the proposed algorithms. Results show that software tool allows saving up to 30% on the regulation procurements cost .
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- Conference: 2013 IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting (PES), 1-5
- IEEE , Piscataway, NJ, United States(US).
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