Mexico: Benchmark study about transmission system planning methodologies

Mexico | March 2020 - June 2020

Ea Energy Analyses is a consultant for the DEA (Danish Energy Agency) in this project. The study is a benchmark study comparing transmission system planning methodologies and cost-benefit analyses, as applied to an interconnected power grid planning process in Mexico, US and Europe. The study describes approaches from selected ISOs/TSOs in the US (CAISO, PJM, MISO, ERCOT) and Europe (ENTSO-E) and gives recommendations for application in Mexico by the Mexican ISO, CENACE. 

The project is financed by the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) and is part of the Danish-Mexican Climate and Energy Cooperation II from 2017-2020. From Mexico the Mexican ISO CENACE participates.