Some Elementary Economics (& Physics) of the Electricity Grid

Industrial Problems Seminar

Sriharsha (Harsha) Veeramachaneni (WindLogics)


The simplified tutorial-style talk will delve into the fundamentals of how electricity is transacted in the north-American grid: How electricity prices are determined; How the physics of electricity flow affects prices, and some counterintuitive consequences thereof; And how all this relates to the business of profitably operating a power plant.

Start date
Friday, April 28, 2023, 1:25 p.m.
End date
Friday, April 28, 2023, 2:25 p.m.

Walter Library 402 or Zoom

Zoom registration