A Design of Incentive-based DR Program using Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP)

계층분석과정(AHP)을 이용한 지원금 기반 수요반응프로그램 설계

  • 김동민 (한양대 공대 전기공학과) ;
  • 김진오 (한양대 공대 전기공학과) ;
  • 이창호 (한국전기연구원 전력산업정책연구실)
  • Published : 2010.03.01


This paper presents an unique approach to scheme a demand response (DR) program in the electricity market from a customer-oriented perspective, which is based on the analytic hierarchy process (AHP). The proposed program has the objective to maintain the system reliability at the emergency period, and it is designed as an incentive-based program (IBP) considering Korea power systems with the cost-based generation pool (CBP). The DR program using AHP could represent the mutual importance degrees of load curtailment criteria from the viewpoint of different load-holders, thus customers' participation in this program is determined by the incentive payments corresponding the specific load curtailment conditions. A test system for the case study is used to demonstrate the usefulness and applicability of the proposed approach, and the load profiles with the proposed DR program and the required incentive payments are obtained. The results show not only the enhancement of system reliability but also the economic benefit within Pareto-improvement.



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