Operating Reserves and Variable Generation

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This report tries to first generalize the requirements of the power system as it relates to the needs of operating reserves. It also includes a survey of operating reserves and how they are managed internationally in system operations today and then how new studies and research are proposing they may be managed in the future with higher penetrations of variable generation.

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103 pp.

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Ela, E.; Milligan, M. & Kirby, B. August 1, 2011.

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This report tries to first generalize the requirements of the power system as it relates to the needs of operating reserves. It also includes a survey of operating reserves and how they are managed internationally in system operations today and then how new studies and research are proposing they may be managed in the future with higher penetrations of variable generation.

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103 pp.

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  • Related Information: A comprehensive review of current strategies, studies, and fundamental research on the impact that increased penetration of variable renewable generation has on power system operating reserves

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  • Report No.: NREL/TP-5500-51978
  • Grant Number: AC36-08GO28308
  • DOI: 10.2172/1023095 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 1023095
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc839479

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Ela, E.; Milligan, M. & Kirby, B. Operating Reserves and Variable Generation, report, August 1, 2011; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc839479/: accessed October 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.