Presents the latest in applying optimization techniques to renewable energy system planning, forecasting, operation, and design
1. Introduction to Renewable Energy Systems 2. Introduction to Optimization 3. Optimal Procurement of Contingency and Load Following Reserves by Demand Side Resources Under Wind-Power Generation Uncertainty 4. Optimum Bidding of Renewable Energy System Owners in Electricity Markets 5. Impacts of Accurate Renewable Power Forecasting on Optimum Operation of Power System 6. Optimum Transmission System Expansion Offshore Considering Renewable Energy Sources 7. Optimum Sizing and Siting of Renewable-Energy-based DG Units in Distribution Systems 8. Optimum Design of Small-Scale Stand-Alone Hybrid Renewable Energy Systems
Ozan Erdinc is an Associate Professor at Department of Electrical Engineering, Yildiz Technical University, Turkey. He has worked in various positions in the private sector. He is a senior member of IEEE and the Chair of IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES), Turkey Chapter. He is also an editorial board member of several international journals, including IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy and IET Renewable Power Generation.