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Title: Modeling the Market Potential of Hydrogen from Wind and Competing Sources: Preprint.
Author: Short, W.; Blair, N.; Heimiller, D.
Pages/Volumes: 15 pp.
Publication Year: 2005
Notes: Prepared for WindPower 2005, 15-18 May 2005, Denver, Colorado
Document Type: Conference Paper
NTIS/GPO Number: 15016300
Subject Code Description: Energy Analysis
Abstract: Developed from the Wind Deployment Systems (WinDS) model, the Hydrogen Deployment Systems (HyDS) model is a computer model of U.S. market expansion of hydrogen production from wind and other sources over the next 50 years. The WinDS model was developed in 2003 to model the expansion of generation and transmission capacity in the U.S. electric sector spanning the next 50 years. It minimizes system-wide costs of meeting loads, reserve requirements, and emission constraints by building and operating new generators and transmission in 26 two-year periods from 2000 to 2050. While it includes all major types of conventional generators, the WinDS model focuses on addressing the market issues of greatest significance to wind-specifically issues of electricity transmission and intermittency.
Accession Number: 38138
Library Notes: NPL-0506 REV
Report Numbers: CP-620-38138

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