14 Jun '18, 4pm

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They claim we “don’t consider bill impacts for consumers.” That is false: this week’s blog focuses on the cost savings projections in the high-renewables future, while last week’s blog focused on nuclear-related outputs of the ICF modeling,. They claim the model does not show how Arizona will keep the lights on with a 50 percent RPS. This is also false. The Integrated Planning Model (IPM)is based on a detailed representation of the energy grid and its operations. It considers reliability constraints and transmission bottlenecks as it solves for and confirms power production and energy exchanges within and across dozens of U.S. regions. In fact, IPM has been used by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a number of regional transmission analyses. The reason we used a detailed model like IPM, instead of back-of-the-envelope analysis, is because it is able to demonstra...

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