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Reliability Planning for a Low Carbon Future

July 27, 2022



11am - 12pm MT | Speakers: David Millar (Managing Director, Resource Planning & Procurement Services) & Brandon Mauch (Manager of Resource Planning Analytics) | As the US charts a path towards a carbon-free future and utilities are pushed to meet aggressive clean energy goals, meeting this challenge requires building large amounts of wind, solar and energy storage. This large growth in highly variable weather-driven power supply raises the stakes for rigorous analysis of resource adequacy to ensure a reliable power system. In this webinar, Ascend's resource planning experts will discuss: - Risks of load shortfalls in today’s systems - Model requirements for best practices in resource adequacy analysis - Resource adequacy metrics and their use in planning - ELCC analysis of weather-driven and energy limited resources
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