A Study on Strategic Behaviors in Zonal Congestion Management

지역별 혼잡처리 방식에서의 공급자 거래전략 연구

  • Lee, Kwang-Ho (Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Dankook University)
  • 이광호 (단국대학교 전기공학과)
  • Published : 2003.07.21


The congestion management is a key task for enhancing the effectiveness of transmission pricing mechanism in a competitive electricity market. In this paper, the zonal method of congestion management is analyzed quantitatively using equilibrium concept, and compared with the nodal pricing method. It is shown that the generation firm uses different strategies in the two methods, and the overall performance of zonal congestion management depends on the determination of zones.