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Reducing the Regulatory Barriers to a Transmission Network that Facilitates Renewable Energy Deployment in a Wholesale Market Regime

TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy

Stephen Boyd, electrical engineering; Mark Thurber, PESD; Frank Wolak, economics

The research proposed here will develop a quantitative model that seeks to fill these gaps-specifically for the case of the transmission upgrades in the Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC) but in a way that can be generalized to any region with a wholesale electricity market.