The effects of economic parameters on power transmission planning

Sohtaoglu N.

9th Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (Melecon 98), Tel-Aviv-Yafo, Israel, 18 - 20 May 1998, pp.941-945 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Tel-Aviv-Yafo
  • Country: Israel
  • Page Numbers: pp.941-945


This paper has been prepared to evaluate the effects of economic parameters on the power transmission expansion planning. The uncertainties associated with capital costs is discussed. Far this purpose, the inflation adjusted discount rates based on various models were used for comparing alternative expansion plans. The results provide quantitative evaluation and comparison of different economic and financial models. Case studies with a reduced Turkish Western Anatolian Interconnected System are presented.