This is a tool for generation planning/ generation capacity expansion using the screening curve method, and was developed by Ross Baldick and Tong Zhang. Please direct your questions to tongzhang(AT) or baldick(AT) if help is needed.

Down Load Link

Download Screening Curve Method Tool


How to use?

  1. Download the Screening Curve Method Tool
  2. Unzip the .rar file and find
    • GenerationPlanning.exe
    • cost.xm
    • loadData
    • existingTechData
  3. Double click on the GenerationPlanning.exe and run an ERCOT case study by loading default project
    (File => Load Project=> Default Project)
  4. Click "Run" button and obtain result