Offering Strategies of Wind Power Producers in a Day-Ahead Electricity Market

  • R. Laia
  • H. M. I. Pousinho
  • R. Melício
  • V. M. F. Mendes
  • M. Collares-Pereira
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 450)


This paper presents a stochastic optimization-based approach applied to offer strategies of a wind power producer in a day-ahead electricity market. Further from facing the uncertainty on the wind power the market forces wind power producers to face the uncertainty of the market-clearing electricity price. Also, the producer faces penalties in case of being unable to fulfill the offer. An efficient mixed-integer linear program is presented to develop the offering strategies, having as a goal the maximization of profit. A case study with data from the Iberian Electricity Market is presented and results are discussed to show the effectiveness of the proposed approach.


Mixed-integer linear programming Stochastic optimization Wind power Offering strategies 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Laia
    • 1
    • 2
  • H. M. I. Pousinho
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Melício
    • 1
    • 2
  • V. M. F. Mendes
    • 1
    • 3
  • M. Collares-Pereira
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ÉvoraÉvoraPortugal
  2. 2.IDMEC/LAETA, Instituto Superior TécnicoUniversidade de LisboaLisbonPortugal
  3. 3.Instituto Superior of Engenharia de LisboaLisbonPortugal

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