Transmission Adequacy Consulting
Specializing in transmission studies for wind and
solar and LOLP loss of load probability studies.
Eugene G. Preston's Presentations
Texas P.E. Board Registration
How to do a solar interconnection study.
Decarbonizing the grid and study cases.
email: g.preston@ieee.org

Historical RTS Development (newest to oldest):
The new NREL IEEE RTS data is posted on Gethub and formatted for RTS3 with some results posted here.
RTS3.zip updated 06/25/2017 is a single area model with a new input format and new auto LOLE seek feature. Video.
Power Globers email describing work by Clayton Barrow at NREL on a modernization of the 1996 RTS.
RTS2.zip expands RTS1 to a two area model bringing transmission constraints into LOLP studies.
RTS1.zip has all the 1986 and 2016 files plus multi-state generators and auto LOLE capability.
RTS2016 info describes an LOLE program for evaluating the capacity value of wind, water, and solar.
RTS2016.zip has four UK case studes and all associated files including the program code and executables.
RTS1986.zip runs example cases verifying the new RTS program reproduces 1986 IEEE RTS paper 'exact' indices.
Sequential Monte Carlo vs sequential COPT.

My 1997 Dissertation and 2002 ERCOT Seminar:
Dissertation on composite generation/transmission reliability (1.3 Mb) Appendices A B C D and Bibliography and Defense
IEEE paper on generation reliability modeling with transmission constraints
IEEE paper on transmission reliability modeling for multiple line outages (zipflow)

Electric System Reliability:
Aging power plants and retirements are "heading us toward a cliff with no fence".
An ERCOT Seminar on Loss of Load Probability (LOLP) when wind and solar were still insignificant.

Other Interesting Stuff:
2015-2017 Energy and CO2 articles and Greenland and Antarctica Ice Loss.
New gravity equation explains galaxy rotation without needing dark matter.
The above paper needs a model for matter. Here is a possible approach.
My intention with this spherical cage is to create a fireball at the center using radial resonance at 29 MHz.
Here is a closer view showing corner coordinates and interior wires and corner construction; R&D continues...
Voltage Regulation theory by Kashem Muttaqi and Leith Elder (deceased) at the University of Wollongong.
Open source Matlab code power flow solver by Dr Anthony Deese who teaches at The College of New Jersey.
A history of the IEEE Power Engineering Society Reliability Risk and Probability Methods committees.
My dissertation also revealed a way to perform Piecewise Quadratic time domain analysis.
Age of universe depends on the rate of time flow over time.
Einstein's Assumption Fails conservaton of wavefronts test.
The apparent speed of light is a constant but is it absolute?
Professor Ross Baldick lectures at the Univ of Texas.
My twitter comments on energy and climate change.
How to find the control panel in Win 10 3D edition.
K5GP FISTS #6643 W5JLP FISTS #5169.
Links to other K5GP amateur radio info.
K5GP's radio noise tracking equipment.
K5GP's AL80b amp bias modification.
Fix to a broken screen tablet or laptop.
Bigelow on Space and UFO search.
Fake photoshop of a NASA photo.
Boomer Block Pools Information.
What is an eco-modernist?
Waterway CW Net.
Beware of fake ads.
Cronias Marcianas.
Greenhouse Sheds.
Bicycle Beer Tour.
Tyrannosaur Sue.
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