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Techno-Economic Analysis of Thermal Power Generation in a System with High Levels of Non-dispatchable Renewable Energy

Keatley, Patrick and Hewitt, Neil (2008) Techno-Economic Analysis of Thermal Power Generation in a System with High Levels of Non-dispatchable Renewable Energy. In: Proceedings of the 43rd International Universities Power Engineering Conference, 2008. UPEC 2008. IEEE, Piscataway, NJ, USA, pp. 1-5. ISBN 978-1-4244-3294-3 [Book section]

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URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/articleDetails.jsp?arnumber=4651573

DOI: 10.1109/UPEC.2008.4651573

Abstract

Cyclic operation of base thermal plant in the recently liberalized Irish all-island electricity market is set to increase with the expansion of variable renewable (principally wind) generation. This paper examines the effects of this change of operational regime for existing conventional generation plant.

Item Type:Book section
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment
Faculty of Art, Design and the Built Environment > School of the Built Environment
Research Institutes and Groups:Built Environment Research Institute > Centre for Sustainable Technologies (CST)
Built Environment Research Institute
ID Code:29905
Deposited By: Dr Patrick Keatley
Deposited On:19 Aug 2014 09:20
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