Tesfatsion receives funding confirmation

February 8, 2017

Dr. Leigh TesfatsionLeigh Tesfatsion, professor, has reported that she has received final contract forms signed by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) and ISU's OSPA confirming PNNL support (in the amount of $210,252) for her ongoing electric power market design project work, "Development of an Integrated Transmission and Distribution Test System to Evaluate Transactive Energy Systems"

This new PNNL two-year contract provides strong complementary support to her three-year DOE grant (start date 1/1/2017), titled "Flexible Service Contracting for Risk Management within Integrated Transmission and Distribution Systems."

More detailed information about the electric power market design research to be supported with this combined PNNL/DOE funding can be accessed at the following project homepage: http://www2.econ.iastate.edu/tesfatsi/itdprojecthome.htm