Publication: Integrating Variable Renewable Energy into Power System Operations
Wind and solar energy is a fast-growing share of the global energy mix. But integrating them into power-system operations requires significant adaptations to compensate for their variability. Solutions include increasing the amount of flexible generation within the system, combining, and dispersing variable resources to smooth aggregate output, expanding the transmission network, using smart technology to control supply and demand, and storing electricity.
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“Nikolakakis, Thomas; Chatopadhyay, Debabrata. 2015. Integrating Variable Renewable Energy into Power System Operations. Live Wire, 2015/38. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://hdl.handle.net/10986/21359 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”
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