Examination of capacity and ramping impacts of wind energy on power systems

When wind power plants serve load within the host balancing area, there is no additional capacity that is required to integrate wind power into the system. The wind energy displaces conventional generators' energy, which may result in emission and fuel savings, or make it possible to sell addit...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Kirby, B.
Corporate Author: National Renewable Energy Laboratory (U.S.)
Other Authors: Milligan, Michael R.
Format: Government Document Electronic eBook
Published: Golden, Colo. : National Renewable Energy Laboratory, [2008]
Series:NREL/TP ; 500-42872.
Online Access:CONNECT