In order to accomplish this successfully, generation assets have to increase their flexibility to a level that pushes, and in most cases exceeds the capabilities of an individual technology. This is where the synergy of generation...or the SynerGen concept is born.
Plans call for 175 450-foot-tall wind turbines on land in Adair and Schuyler counties.
The eight plants studied by the report have a combined capacity of 5,862 MW.
Among the "...vastly different circumstances" that Russell Ray mentions in his opinion piece in the January 2018 edition of Power Engineering are dozens of existing qualifying facilities (QFs) that have not been advantaged by state renewable energy policies
This is a professional position with the primary duties and responsibilities covering the administration, analysis, development and oversight of internal programs and processes to ensure compliance with the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), Midwest Reliability Organization (MRO) Reliability Standards, and Midwest Independent System Operator (MISO) electric system operations standards, policies and procedures. This position will also provide technical assistance and support to Rochester Public Utilities' (RPU) Subject Matter Experts in the development of their compliance processes and procedures.
The Northern Prairie region of the U.S. has an abundance of wind and wide-open spaces that could be used to develop large, wind-powered generation resources. While the Southern Prairie has developed such resources and continues to expand them in massive scale, the Northern Prairie has not.
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The United States electric energy sector that includes utilities, independent power producers, public power authorities, renewable developers etc. has been traditionally considered a relatively safe and defensive investment due to its potential for providing a steady stream of dividend income.
Another 77 percent of utility executives indicated the growth of Internet of Things devices are a potential threat to cybersecurity.
In today's dynamic energy industry, the need for flexible, efficient electricity generation is increasingly important. The days of predictable peak demand patterns are behind us.