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Power System Economics
Users will have an overview of the power system, the behavior of generating assets, the economic and operational constrains, stability, reliability, and ancillary services, the conceptual approaches to optimizing the power system within constraints, and how the problem is tackled in PLEXOS.

Introduction to Power System Economics 0 hr 6 min

Industry Stucture 0 hr 9 min

Behavior and Operation of Assets 0 hr 10 min

The Commitment Problem 0 hr 6 min

Basics of Optimization
Users will interpret MILP problem formulation from a PLEXOS produced .LP file. Users will also interpret MILP problem .SOL files, which represent the solution to the optimization problem.

Intro to Optimization in PLEXOS 0 hr 23 min

LPSOL Files 0 hr 41 min

LP vs. MILP 0 hr 18 min

MILP Convergence 0 hr 17 min

Horizon Settings 0 hr 12 min

Relaxation of Integer Decisions 0 hr 12 min

Performance Settings 0 hr 7 min

Infeasibilities 0 hr 23 min

Unit Commitment & Economic Dispatch
At the conclusion of this topic, the user should understand the details of the Plexos Unit Commitment and the Economic Dispatch algorithm.

Unit Commitment and Economic Dispatch (UCED) 0 hr 15 min

Introduction to Optimal Power Flow (OPF)
Users will be given a quick review of DCOPF assumptions, and then learn to set up the model for DCOPF; users will run a DCOPF simulation and interpret relevant results

Introduction to Optimal Power Flow (OPF) 0 hr 10 min
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Power System Economics: Users will get an overview of the power system, the behaviour of generating assets, and the economic and operational constrains, stability, reliability, and ancillary services. Users will also learn the conceptual approaches to optimizing the power system within constraints and how the problem is tackled in PLEXOS.
Basics of Optimization, MIP, LP: Users will interpret MILP problem formulation from a PLEXOSproduced .LP file. Users will also interpret MILP problem .SOL files, which represent the solution to the optimization problem.
Unit Commitment & Economic Dispatch: By the end of this course, users will understand the details of the PLEXOS Unit Commitment and the Economic Dispatch algorithm.
Intro to Optimal Power Flow (OPF): Users will be given a quick review of DCOPF assumptions, and then they will learn to set up the model for DCOPF. They will also run a DCOPF simulation and interpret relevant results.