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The present invention relates to methods and systems for economically dispatching electrical power. The present invention utilizes real-time heat rates for a plurality of power generating units, e.g., steam turbines, and corresponding emission data for each unit, to dispatch electrical power at the lowest possible cost. The method of the present invention also compares the cost associated with generating power to the cost to purchase power from other electric utilities to achieve maximum cost savings associated with the dispatching of the electrical power.

Title
System and method for economic dispatching of electrical power
Application Number
8/228225
Publication Number
5621654
Application Date
April 15, 1994
Publication Date
April 15, 1997
Inventor
Douglas B Page
Smithtown
NY, US
Jason M Cohen
West Islip
NY, US
Agent
Dilworth & Barrese
Assignee
Long Island Lighting Company
NY, US
IPC
G06F 17/60
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