January 23, 2020
1:00pm - 4:00pm Pacific Time

Council Offices, 851 SW Sixth Ave, Suite 1100, Portland, OR 

We'd love to have you join us in person to faciliate discussion!


1:00 PM         Welcome and Introductions 

1:10 PM         Climate Change Data in Council Models

  • Criteria for data selection

1:40 PM         Review 7th Plan ARM/ASCC Methodology

  • Definitions
  • How are they calculated?
  • Assumption

2:10 PM         ASCC Array – Initial work

  • Implementation into the RPM
  • How do we pick resource types?
  • How do we pick penetration levels?

2:30 PM         Break


2:40 PM         Discussion on Passing Resource Operational Characteristics to a Capital Expansion Model

  • Do we need to incorporate other operational characteristics or costs into RPM, like Variable Energy Resource integration costs?
  • Are any folks calculating different integration costs by site characteristics and penetration amount of new renewables? Does it matter?

3:20 PM         Climate Change Methodology in AURORA


3:50 PM         Next Steps and Conclusion


  • Next SAAC:

Late February 2020 or early March 2020

  • Future topics:

2021 Plan Preparation

  • RPM Enhancements and Inputs
  • Redeveloped GENESYS status updates, inputs and fundamentals-based adequacy
  • Setup for state and local policies/goals in AURORA

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