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Energies 2017, 10(1), 82; doi:10.3390/en10010082

Day-Ahead Scheduling Considering Demand Response as a Frequency Control Resource

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School of Electrical & Automation Engineering, Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing 210042, China
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School of Electrical Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Academic Editor: Akhtar Kalam
Received: 12 October 2016 / Revised: 19 December 2016 / Accepted: 4 January 2017 / Published: 11 January 2017
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Abstract

The development of advanced metering technologies makes demand response (DR) able to provide fast response services, e.g., primary frequency control. It is recognized that DR can contribute to the primary frequency control like thermal generators. This paper proposes a day-ahead scheduling method that considers DR as a frequency control resource, so that the DR resources can be dispatched properly with other resources. In the proposed method, the objective of frequency control is realized by defining a frequency limit equation under a supposed contingency. The frequency response model is used to model the dynamics of system frequency. The nonlinear frequency limit equation is transformed to a linear arithmetic equation by piecewise linearization, so that the problem can be solved by mixed integer linear programming (MILP). Finally, the proposed method is verified on numerical examples. View Full-Text
Keywords: demand response (DR); day-ahead scheduling; frequency control; unit commitment demand response (DR); day-ahead scheduling; frequency control; unit commitment
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Bao, Y.-Q.; Li, Y.; Wang, B.; Hu, M.; Zhou, Y. Day-Ahead Scheduling Considering Demand Response as a Frequency Control Resource. Energies 2017, 10, 82.

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