Study for Solar Generation & Effects on Electric Grid Dr. R.J. Harrington  Dr. W.D. Jackson
Population Density of USA Sources : USA Census Bureau( http://www.census.gov/popest/gallery/maps/PopDensity_08.pdf   )  06...
Solar Radiation Map Sources: NREL GIS Solar Radiation Information 06/09/09
Wind/Solar Intermittency Wind Intermittency Solar Intermittency 06/09/09 Hours since start of 2004
Electric Power Plants in USA Sources : Energy Information Admistration( http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/state/  )  06/09/09
Installed Solar/PV Capacity in USA 06/09/09
Simulation For Effects on Electric Grid 06/09/09
Conclusion/Way Ahead <ul><li>Avoid superficial judgments, myths etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Establish a simple model for simula...
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Robert Harrington | Solar Generation and Effects on Electric Grid

  1. 1. Study for Solar Generation & Effects on Electric Grid Dr. R.J. Harrington Dr. W.D. Jackson
  2. 2. Population Density of USA Sources : USA Census Bureau( http://www.census.gov/popest/gallery/maps/PopDensity_08.pdf ) 06/09/09
  3. 3. Solar Radiation Map Sources: NREL GIS Solar Radiation Information 06/09/09
  4. 4. Wind/Solar Intermittency Wind Intermittency Solar Intermittency 06/09/09 Hours since start of 2004
  5. 5. Electric Power Plants in USA Sources : Energy Information Admistration( http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/state/ ) 06/09/09
  6. 6. Installed Solar/PV Capacity in USA 06/09/09
  7. 7. Simulation For Effects on Electric Grid 06/09/09
  8. 8. Conclusion/Way Ahead <ul><li>Avoid superficial judgments, myths etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Establish a simple model for simulation </li></ul><ul><li>Development of this model in more detail </li></ul><ul><li>Use of detailed databases to deploy model </li></ul><ul><li>Provide long term rules based on engineering principles for solar energy storage and generation deployment </li></ul>06/09/09
  9. 9. THANK YOU Questions???

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