Get ready for Challenge 2!  The GO Competition is preparing for Challenge 2, opening in mid-August 2020.  Familiarize yourself with the Problem FormulationInput Files and FormatsOutput Files and FormatRulesScoring, and the Timeline (summarized below).

Announcing Challenge 2

Announcing Challenge 2

Challenge 2 will expand upon the SCOPF problem posed in Challenge 1 by adding adjustable transformer tap ratios, phase shifting transformers, switchable shunts, transmission line switching, price-responsive demand, ramp rate constrained generators and loads, and fast-start unit commitment.

Timeline:  The proposed Challenge 2 competition timeline is illustrated below and in the Timeline document. 


Challenge 2 Timeline

 

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