Annual Cost of Operation

Change from 2008 NYISO Initial Base Case

 

2008 ($ millions)

2010 ($ millions)

2013 ($ millions)

2015 ($ millions)

2008 (%)

2010 (%)

2013 (%)

2015 (%)

Early Shutdown with Compensation and HVDC Line, Case b3

3 Pool

 

 

13,506

14,701

 

 

2.6

11.6

NYISO

 

 

3,279

3,500

 

 

4.8

11.9

Zone H

 

 

129

134

 

 

33.1

38.6

Zone I

 

 

0

0

 

 

 

 

Zone J

 

 

1,080

1,186

 

 

–1.3

8.4

Zone K

 

 

285

320

 

 

–12.8

–2.2

EOL Shutdown with Compensation and HVDC Line, Case c3

3 Pool

 

 

13,284

14,701

 

 

0.9

11.6

NYISO

 

 

3,085

3,500

 

 

–1.4

11.9

Zone H

 

 

173

134

 

 

78.5

38.6

Zone I

 

 

0

0

 

 

 

 

Zone J

 

 

919

1,186

 

 

–16.0

8.4

Zone K

 

 

245

320

 

 

–8,341.2

–815.3

Early Shutdown with Compensation and High EE/DSM, Case b4

3 Pool

 

 

 

14,650

 

 

 

11.2

NYISO

 

 

 

3,527

 

 

 

12.7

Zone H

 

 

 

135

 

 

 

39.1

Zone I

 

 

 

0

 

 

 

 

Zone J

 

 

 

1,242

 

 

 

13.5

Zone K

 

 

 

346

 

 

 

5.7

EOL Shutdown with Compensation, High EE/DSM, Case c4

3 Pool

 

 

 

14,650

 

 

 

11.2

NYISO

 

 

 

3,527

 

 

 

12.7

Zone H

 

 

 

135

 

 

 

39.1

Zone I

 

 

 

0

 

 

 

 

Zone J

 

 

 

1,242

 

 

 

13.5

Zone K

 

 

 

346

 

 

 

5.7

NOTE: LOLEs were calculated using SCRs (975 MW) and UDRs (HVDC Cables—990 MW). NYCA Reserve Margin reported includes SCRs, but not UDRs. For zones see Table F-2-7. Abbeviations are defined in Appendix C.

SOURCE: Hinkle et al. (2005).

REFERENCES

DOE (U.S. Department of Energy). 2005. Annual Energy Outlook 2005, Table 38. Energy Information Administration. Washington, D.C.

Forte, Michael (Chief Engineer for Planning, Consolidated Edison). 2005. Presentation to the committee at its meeting in White Plains, N.Y. April 15.

Gerstenkorn, D. 2004. “Synchronous Condenser: An Idea Whose Time Has Come.” In G.C. Casazza and J.A Loehr, eds., The Evolution of Electric Power Transmission Under Deregulation: Selected Readings. IEEE.

Hinkle, Gene, G. Jordan and M. Sanford, 2005. Report to National Research Council for An Assessment of Alternatives to Indian Point for Meeting Energy Needs. GE Energy, December 27.

NYISO (New York Independent System Operator). 2005. Comprehensive Reliability Planning Process Supporting Document and Appendices for the Reliability Needs Assessment. NYISO, Albany, N.Y., December 21.

O’Neill, Richard. 2004. “Reactive Power: Is it Real? Is It in the Ether?” Paper presented at the Harvard Electric Policy Group, Austin, Tex., December 2.



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