Opportunities for Stochastic and Probabilistic Modeling in the Deregulated Electricity Industry

  • Jonathan M. Jacobs
  • Gary L. Schultz
Part of the The IMA Volumes in Mathematics and its Applications book series (IMA, volume 128)


At the turn of the twentieth century, electric power was an exciting new technology. Capital flowed into highly leveraged entities that built power plants and wires in urban centers across the developed world. As time progressed electric utilities came under government regulation or control.


Electricity Market Supply Function Unit Commitment Spot Price Load Forecast 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonathan M. Jacobs
    • 1
  • Gary L. Schultz
    • 2
  1. 1.PA Consulting GroupBoulderUSA
  2. 2.Orion Power Holdings, Inc.BaltimoreUSA

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