


Final Program (pdf) Wednesday, September 6 9h00 – 11h00 Registration 11h00 – 11h45 Opening session 11h45 – 12h45 Plenary – Derek Bunn (London Business School)  Modelbased insights into energy market evolution 12h45 – 14h30 Lunch 14h30 – 16h00 Parallel sessions: W1A – Gas [Chair: S. Veyrat] · Adam, S., F. Bonnans, R. Paraisy, S. Veyrat  Application of convex lexicographical optimization to the balance of GRTgaz gas grid · Andre, J., F. Bonnans, L. Cornibert  Planning reinforcement of gas transportation networks with optimization methods · van Benthem, M.  Using simulation to analyze the security of gas supply W1B – Efficiency Assessment [Chair: R. Madlener] · Sarica, K., G. Kumbaroglu  Efficiency assessment of Turkish power plants using DEA · Madlener, R., C.H. Antunes, L. Dias  Multicriteria versus data envelopment analysis for assessing the performance of biogas plants · Soloveitchik, D., M. Olshansky  Prediction and comparison of energyenvironmental and macroeconomic indicators in decisionmaking process in energy planning 16h00 – 16h30 Coffee break 16h30 – 18h30 Parallel sessions: W2A – Energy Economics [Chair: A. Tishler] · Tishler, A., I. Milstein, C.K. Woo  Endogenous capacity and price volatility in a competitive electricity market · Oliveira, F  The value of information in electricity investment games · Toczyłowski, E., I. Zółtowska  Social welfare distribution in a multiperiod auction on a poolbased electricity market · Pflug, G., N. Broussev  Electricity swing options: behavioral models and pricing W2B – Forecasting [Chair: R. Souza] · Coelho, R., A.J. Rodrigues  Load forecasting based on fuzzy clustering · Santos,, P.J., A.G. Martins, A. Pires  Next hour load forecast in medium voltage electricity distribution · Martins, P.M., J.M. Boucinha  Electricity demand forecasting in Portugal; Souza, R., M. Barros, C. Miranda  Short term load forecasting using exponential smoothing Thursday, September 7 9h15 – 11h15 Parallel sessions: T1A – TransmissionLevel, Power Grid Modeling for Security, Assurance and Operations [Session organizers: A.S. Loebl, L.M. Hively, D.S. Hartley; Chair: A. Loebl] · Loebl, A.S.  Transmissionlevel, power grid modeling for security, assurance and operations · Wang, L., M. Mazumdar  An analysis of LMP probability distribution using a system model · Nutaro, J., L. Miller, P. Kuruganti, M. Shankar  Integrated modeling of the electric grid, communications, and control · Horovitz, M.  A virtual hub for validation of procedures, data and models of electrical power networks T1B – Distributed generation [Chair: A. Siddiqui] · Chinese, D., M. Biral  To centralize or to decentralize? An optimization models supporting the design of distributed cogeneration, district heating and cooling systems · Leão, M.T.P., P. Jesús  Long term investment pricing for the remuneration of distribution networks with distributed generation · Siddiqui, A., C. Marnay  Distributed generation investment by a microgrid under uncertainty 11h15 – 11h45 Coffee break 11h45 – 12h45 Plenary – Lorna Greening (Los Alamos, USA)  Energy/environmental interactions: an economist’s perspective 12h45 – 14h30 Lunch 14h30 – 16h00 Parallel sessions: T2A – Unit commitment [Chair: M. Matos] · Frangioni, A., C. Gentile, F. Lacalandra  New Lagrangian heuristics for rampconstrained unit commitment problems · Pereira, J., A. Viana, B.G. Lucus, M. Matos  Constrained unit commitment and dispatch optimization · Kaleta, M., E. Toczyłowski  Restriction techniques for unit commitment problem with total procurement costs T2B – Emission trading [Chair: F. Oliveira] · Damas, M., J. Santos, H. Azevedo, F. Parada, M.N. Tavares  The CO2 emissions trading and the thermal system management · Oliveira, F., J. Pereira, J. T. Saraiva, R. Sousa  Modelling the impact of emissions trading on the Iberian electricity market · Soloveitchik, D., M. Olshansky  Environmental emission constraints in electric power system expansion analysis  WASPIV case study 16h00 – 16h30 Coffee break 16h30 – 18h30 Parallel sessions: T3A – Optimization 1 [Chair: S. Gabriel] · Andrieu, L., J.Ph. Argaud, V. Grellier  Stochastic optimization with risk constraint: applications to electricity portfolios · Sagastizábal, C.  Solving 01 two stage stochastic programming problems with a dynamic Benders' method · Gabriel, S.A., J. Zhuang  Scenario reduction as applied to stochastic complementarity problems in energy · Tehrani, A., C. Michelot  A contribution to the linear programming approach to joint cost allocation: a refinery example T3B – Risk, uncertainty and simulation [Chair: P. Kunsch] · Mavrotas, G., K .Florios, P. Georgiou, D. Diakoulaki  A MOMILP model for hospitals energy rehabilitation handling uncertainty in load profiles · Wickart, M., R. Madlener  Risk and uncertainty in industrial largescale cogeneration investment · Ben Maalla, E.M., P. Kunsch  Simulation of microCHP diffusion by means of System Dynamics · van der Lei, T., J. Slinger  The system diagram as a diagnostic aid for quantitative method choice 20h30 Conference dinner
Friday, September 8 9h00 – 11h00 Parallel sessions: F1A – Energy markets 1 [Chair: L. Escudero] · Silva, P.P., I. Soares  Spot prices and industry structure: assessing electricity market integration · Reneses, J., E. Centeno, N. Mosquera  Impact of the Kyoto Protocol on the Iberian electricity market: a scenario analysis of phase 1: 20052007 · AlonsoAyuso, A., P. Cristobal, L.F. Escudero, M.T. Ortuño, C. Pizarro – A model for structuring bilateral energy contract portfolios in competitive markets · Gupta, H., A. Garcia  Learning CournotNash equilibrium in transmissionconstrained electricity markets F1B – Renewables [Chair: D. Diakoulaki] · Bruglieri, M., L. Liberti – Modelling the optimal design of a biomassbased energy production process · Bazart, C., C. Chaton, M.L. Guillerminet  Optimal design of electricity generation industry under deregulation and support to renewable energies · Kutuk, E., U. Terzi, Z. Aladag  Energy planning in Marmara Island by fuzzy linear programming using renewable energy sources · Diakoulaki, D., C. Tourkolias, P. Georgiou  Treatment of uncertainty in the assessment of investment opportunities on wind energy in the framework of the Clean Development Mechanism F1C – Multiple criteria approaches [Chair: E. Georgopoulou] · Løken, E., A. Botterud, A. Holen  Use of equivalent attributes in multicriteria planning of local energy systems · Mavrotas, G. , E. Georgopoulou, S. Mirasgendis, Y. Sarafidis, D. Lalas, V. Hontou  Evaluation and selection of Best Available Techniques (BAT) for the industries in greater Athens area using multiobjective combinatorial optimization · Doukas, H., A. Papadopoulou, K. Patlitzianas, J. Psarras  Sustainable energy options through a linguistic multiple criteria approach · Bana e Costa, C., J. Lourenço, J. Bana e Costa  Building MACBETH valuefunction models for bid evaluation at the Portuguese electric transmission company (REN) 11h00 – 11h30 Coffee break 11h30 – 13h00 Parallel sessions: F2A – Energy markets 2 [Chair: P. Pereira da Silva] · Thorncraft, S.R., H.R. Outhred, D.J. Clements  Evaluation of opensource LP optimization codes in solving electricity spot market optimization problems · Gomes, B.A, J.T. Saraiva  Market and system operator simulator integrating complex bids and network constraints using simulated annealing · Gomes, M.H., J.T. Saraiva  An active / reactive power market dispatch model including soft constraints F2B  Energy systems [Chair: T. Bruckner] · Clímaco, J., J. Craveirinha, C.H. Antunes  Note on the role of strategic power planning in a deregulated environment · Bruckner, T., J. Heise, R. Morrison  Advanced integrated energy systems · Kowalski, K., S. Stagl, I. Omann, R. Madlener  Decisionmaking for sustainable energy futures – methodological challenges in combining scenarios and participatory multicriteria analysis F2C – TIMES models [Chair: J.Ph. Waaub] · Biberacher, M.  Connection of TIMES models with GIS · Vaillancourt, K., J.Ph. Waaub, R. Loulou, M. Labriet  The role of nuclear energy in longterm GHG stabilization scenarios: an analysis with the WorldTIMES model 13h00 – 14h30 Lunch 14h30 – 16h30 Parallel sessions: F3A – Load management and operational issues [Chair: D. Henning] · Coslovich, L., R. Pesenti, W. Ukovich  A model to set price incentives for an electricity trader in order to shift his customers’ load · Henning, D.  Modelling and optimisation of Swedish electricity supply and conservation · Pires, D.F., C.H. Antunes, A.G. Martins  A genetic multiobjective approach to capacitor location in distribution networks · Gouveia, E.M., M. Matos  Detailed calculation of the fuzzy power flow F3B – Optimization 2 [Chair: C. Sagastizábal] · Fulga, C.  Penalty approach for optimization in the energy sector · Sagastizábal, C., M. Solodov  An overview of recent bundle methods for constrained nonsmooth optimization · Patay, E., A. Ghaffari, M. Minoux, J. Perrin  Surrogate approximation for the cost evaluation of infrastructure development for hydrogen as an automotive fuel · Bartels, J.H., J. Zimmermann  Scheduling the dismantling of nuclear power plants F3C – Hydroelectric systems [Chair: A. P. Sant'Anna] · Iliadis, N., M. Pereira, S. Granville, L.A. Barroso  Benchmarking of financial indicators implemented in hydroelectric stochastic risk management models · Mariano,S., J. Catalão, V. Mendes, L. Ferreira  Analysis of the shortterm profitbased behavior of a hydroelectric energy system using a nonlinear programming method · Sant'Anna, L., A.P. Sant'Anna – A probabilistic approach to evaluate the exploitation of the geographic situation of hydroelectric plants
17h00 Visit to the Old University buildings and Sé Velha (Old Cathedral)
