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Energy Market Transparency: Analyzing the Impacts of Constraint Relaxation and Out-of-Market Correction Practices in Electric Energy Markets

Abstract This work presents research on practices in the day-ahead electric energy market, including replication practices and reliability coordinators used by some market operators to demonstrate the impact these practices have on market outcomes. The practice of constraint relaxations similar to those an Independent System Operator (ISO) might perform in day-ahead market models is implemented. The benefits of these practices are well understood by the industry; however, the implications these practices have on market outcomes and system security have not been thoroughly investigated. By solving a day-ahead market model with and without select constraint relaxations and comparing the resulting market outcomes and possible effects on system security... (more)
Created Date 2016
Contributor Al-Abdullah, Yousef Mohammad (Author) / Hedman, Kory W (Advisor) / Vittal, Vijay (Advisor) / Heydt, Gerald T (Committee member) / Sankar, Lalitha (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Electrical engineering / Energy / Economics / Constraint Relaxations / Electricity Markets / Energy Markets / Operations Research / Out-of-Market Corrections / Power Systems
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 145 pages
Language English
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Note Doctoral Dissertation Electrical Engineering 2016
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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