An Analysis of Power Trading Agent Competition 2014

Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-13218-1_1

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 187)
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Babic J., Podobnik V. (2014) An Analysis of Power Trading Agent Competition 2014. In: Ceppi S. et al. (eds) Agent-Mediated Electronic Commerce. Designing Trading Strategies and Mechanisms for Electronic Markets. Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing, vol 187. Springer, Cham


This paper provides insights into performance of competing agents in Power Trading Agent Competition finals held in May 2014. Firstly, the paper gives the description of the Power TAC post-game data set and presents our analysis process. Furthermore, paper discusses the analysis output: indicators about brokers performance in energy retail market, energy wholesale market as well as the balancing process. Results of the analysis identified diverse approaches in the design of competing agents strategies.


Trading agents Energy markets Competition Analysis Power Trading Agent Competition 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Electrical Engineering and ComputingUniversity of ZagrebZagrebCroatia

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