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Frequently Asked Questions


  • Which power system model will be used for the analysis? The PowrSym model will be used. PowrSym is widely used in Europe for grid studies and fully integrates analysis of the grid, thermal generation, hydro systems, wind, and solar. PowrSym is a risk based model considered the economic and performance risks of resources as well as weather uncertainty.
  • How is this project financed? It is financed by the participant fees.
  • Why is this website so simple? We have chosen to focus our resources on the model studies instead of a fancy website. There will be some nice charts and graphs as the study progresses.