Accession Number:

AD0684408

Title:

A DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING APPROACH FOR DETERMINING MINIMUM OPERATING COST OF AN ELECTRICAL GENERATING PLANT.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The problem of determining the minimum operating cost of an electrical power generating plant composed of distinguishable pieces of generating equipment is considered. A dynamic programming model is formulated for solving such a problem, assuming that cost functions of the equipment are concave and deterministically known. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE