University of Calgary

ENEL 597 - Power Systems Operation and Markets - Fall 2011

Power system operation and economic load dispatch, concept of marginal cost, Kuhn-Tucker's conditions of optimum, unit commitment, hydro-thermal coordination, power flow analysis, optimal power flow, probabilistic production simulation, power pools and electricity markets, market design, auction models, power system reliability, primary & secondary frequency control and AGC, steady-state and transient stability, power sector financing & investment planning.
This course may not be repeated for credit.


  • H(3-1T-3/2)


  • Electrical Engineering 487, 489 or 587.


This course will be offered next in Fall 2012.
Powered by UNITIS. More features.