Significant extension of the existing power transmission grid to facilitate

Significant extension of the existing power

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Significant extension of the existing power transmission grid to facilitate transfer the potential power source to the high load areas
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Geographical distribution of capacity factors (CFs)
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Monthly wind energy potential for the contiguous US in 2006 with monthly electricity consumption for the entire US
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Location In late 2013, MISO integrated the MISO South subregion covering portions of Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Arkansas.
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Hourly Load in 2013
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Hourly Wind Output in 2013
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50GW wind installed capacity 10GW wind installed capacity
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Wholesale Power Market: a simple explanation Rule 1: System operator chooses from the lowest bidding until the power demand is met; Rule 2: The highest bid that accepted set the marginal price; Rule 3: The marginal price is applied to every generator that is chosen from the bidding process.
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Merit Order for MISO region 0 20 40 60 80 100 120 0 100 200 300 400 500 600 700 Capacity (GW) price($/MWh) Merit order with $100/ton carbon tax Merit order original Coal-black Nuclear- blue Natural gas-red Oil-orange
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Incentives for development of wind power Feed-in Tarif Production tax credit Investment tax credit Renewable Portfolio Standards
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Renewable Portfolio Standards in US
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Wind Power in China: Future Goal Carbon abatement 20% non-fossil sources in total energy 2030 (INDC) Air Quality Improvement Strengthened control on primary PM, SO 2 , No x in power sector Renewable Energy Law Feed-in Tarif Dispatch Priority 2015 2020 2030
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