skip to main content
This category depends on selecting the Unit Power Table method (see Unit Power Table) and describes how the monetary cost associated with starting up or shutting down a unit (turbine) will be modeled.
The methods in this category are as follows:
• One that does not model these costs, effectively assigning them a value of 0.
• One that uses a table describing the combined costs for starting up and shutting down a unit.
* None
This is the default, no action method.
* Unit Lumped Cost
For each unit, this method lumps the cost of startup and shutdown into one value.
See Unit-level Constraints for descriptions of additional constraints.
Slots Specific to This Method
Revised: 08/02/2021