Regulating reserve performance assessment for the Alberta Electric System Operator: project summary

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TypeTechnical Report
Physical description14 p.
AbstractNational Research Council Canada, in partnership with the AESO, conducted a study of the regulating reserves in Alberta to assess the potential for fast-acting assets such as energy storage to participate. Results of the study revealed that fast acting assets can positively impact system response times under certain conditions; specifically, when the conventional reserve fleet is replaced with 50% fast-acting assets and when resources are not close to the limits of their regulation range.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Energy, Mining and Environment
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada; Energy, Mining and Environment
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NRC numberNRC-EME-55756
NPARC number21277590
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Record created2016-04-22
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