Energy sustainability through generation scheduling


Ramasamy, Gobbi and Tan, Woan Wen and Palanichamy, C. (2020) Energy sustainability through generation scheduling. International Journal of Energy Economics and Policy, 10 (3). pp. 147-157. ISSN 2146-4553

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In a modest electrical energy sector, an economical unit cost of electricity generation is inevitable. For tropical countries like Malaysia, apart from attractive energy cost, the environmental issues due to electricity sector also play a significant role because of its tropical nature. The energy cost and its related environmental concerns are of the momentous issues of the Malaysian Government. So as to resolve the concerned issues, this research presents a direct generation scheduling strategy to match demand against power generation, to augment opportunity for energy sustainability, and to offer an attractive unit electric energy cost. Besides, the same strategy aims at minimizing emissions due to thermal power plants through generation scheduling and incorporation of renewable energy systems.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Renewable natural resources, Generation scheduling, energy cost, environmental concerns, thermal and renewable energy systems
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering (FOE)
Depositing User: Ms Suzilawati Abu Samah
Date Deposited: 28 Dec 2020 17:11
Last Modified: 28 Dec 2020 17:11


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