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Required Operating Capacity

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HOMER calculates the required operating capacity each time step by adding the required operating reserve to the Electric Load. When simulating the operation of a power system, HOMER attempts to keep the operating capacity equal to or greater than the required operating capacity. HOMER records any shortfall as a capacity shortage.

See also

Required Operating Reserve

Maximum Annual Capacity Shortage

Total Capacity Shortage

Capacity Shortage Fraction