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International Journal of Electrical and Power Engineering
Year: 2012 | Volume: 6 | Issue: 1 | Page No.: 51-57
DOI: 10.3923/ijepe.2012.51.57  
Unit Commitment in Power System: A Review
Amit Bhardwaj , Navpreet Singh Tung and Vikram Kamboj
 
Abstract: This study reveals to the basic studies of the problem a generating utility faces in order to decide which of its thermal units to start-up and to shutdown over a period of time to meet the forecasted load demand. It gives a review and general backgrounds of research and developments in the field of unit commitment problem based on many published articles and web-sites. Here, it is attempted to perform a comprehensive survey of research done in the area of unit commitment using various methodologies and techniques. This may be a helpful tool for the researchers, scientists or investigators working in the area of unit commitment.
 
How to cite this article:
Amit Bhardwaj, Navpreet Singh Tung and Vikram Kamboj, 2012. Unit Commitment in Power System: A Review. International Journal of Electrical and Power Engineering, 6: 51-57.
DOI: 10.3923/ijepe.2012.51.57
URL: http://medwelljournals.com/abstract/?doi=ijepe.2012.51.57