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Title: Capacity Value: Evaluation of WECC Rule of Thumb; NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)

This presentation compares loss of load expectation and wind and solar capacity values to the rules of thumb used in the Western Interconnection planning and provides alternative recommendations to the modeling efforts of the Western Electricity Coordinating Council's Transmission Expansion Planning Policy Committee.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1215377
Report Number(s):
NREL/PR-5D00-64879
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Western Electricity Coordinating Council webinar, 9 June 2015
Research Org:
NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Solar Energy Technologies Office (EE-4S)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 17 WIND ENERGY Wind; Solar; Capacity; Resource adequacy; National Renewable Energy Laboratory; NREL; Western Electricity Coordinating Council; WECC