Dead Battery? Wind Power, the Spot Market, and Hydro Power Interaction in the Nordic Electricity Market

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Mauritzen, Johannes;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN) Stockholm
  • Journal: issn: 0195-6574
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.5547/01956574.34.1.5
  • Subject: L90 | Hydropower | Empirical | Norwegen | Time Series | Q40 | Energiepreis | Wasserkraft | :Social science: 200::Economics: 210::Business: 213 [VDP] | Wind Power | Energiehandel | :Social science: 200::Economics: 210::Economics: 212 [VDP] | Wind Power; Hydro Power; Nordic Electricity Market; Empirical | Nordic Electricity Market | Hydro Power | Dänemark | Windenergie
    • jel: jel:L90 | jel:Q00 | jel:Q40
      ddc: ddc:330

It is well established within both the economics and power system engineering literature that hydro power can act as a complement to large amounts of intermittent energy. In particular hydro power can act as a "battery" where large amounts of wind power are installed. I... View more
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