Optimization of the Firm Hydro Energy Capability for Hydroelectric Systems

  • G. S. Christensen
  • S. A. Soliman
Part of the Mathematical Concepts and Methods in Science and Engineering book series (MCSENG, volume 38)


In Chapter 5, we maximized the generation from hydroelectric power systems having a specified monthly load under critical water conditions. This load is equal to a certain percentage of the total generation at the end of each year of the critical period. The GWh for this load during each month varies according to the total generation at the end of the optimization period.


Reservoir Operation Water Resource Research Water Resource System Multireservoir System Stochastic Dynamic Program Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. S. Christensen
    • 1
  • S. A. Soliman
    • 2
  1. 1.University of AlbertaEdmontonCanada
  2. 2.Ain Shams UniversityCairoEgypt

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