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ICF Pulse - October 2012

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Categorized Under: Energy



ICF International's October issue of Pulse explores developments in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) market, giving insight to rising energy prices in the region as well as projected ancillary service prices. This edition also includes potential impacts of major planned transmission upgrades expected to be in service by 2020. Read about these and other valuable insights in this issue of Pulse, ICF's newsletter on transmission issues, trends, and market developments.

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Authored By

  • Ken Collison

    Vice PresidentICF International

    Ken Collison, who joined ICF International in 2002, has expertise in transmission studies, power system reliability studies, critical infrastructure protection, transmission and ancillary services valuation, generation analysis, utility restructuring, and strategic studies.

    Mr. Collison has developed full alternating current (AC) nonlinear power flow models for detailed power system engineering studies, including power system reliability assessment, contingency analysis, and total transfer capability analysis for the networks of several power pools in the United States. In several power markets, he has led studies to determine the impact of major proposed transmission projects on the ability of the market operators to reliably meet system demand.

Insight Details

Published: Oct 31, 2012
Authors: ,

Kiran Kumaraswamy


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