Strategic Planning for Electric Utilities: Problems and Analytic Methods

Merrill, H. M.; Schweppe, F. C.
January 1984
Interfaces;Jan/Feb84, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p72
Academic Journal
Various peculiarities and problems are associated with strategic planning for electric utilities. ''Optimal" generation expansion and strategic planning packages are used, as are corporate model programs. However, strategic planning is better considered a process of multiobjective decision making under uncertainty, and we present here a practical method for solving such problems.


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