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dc.contributor.authorAlgarvio, Hugo-
dc.contributor.authorLopes, Fernando-
dc.contributor.authorSantana, João-
dc.identifier.citationAlgarvio, H.; Lopes, F.; Santana, J. - Coalitions of end-use customers in retail electricity markets: a real-world case study involving five schools for children. In: Bajo J. et al. (eds) Highlights of Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Complexity: The PAAMS Collection. PAAMS 2018. Communications in Computer and Information Science, Vol. 887, p. 312-320pt_PT
dc.description.abstractABSTRACT: The key mechanisms for purchasing and selling electrical energy include electricity pools and bilateral contracts. This article is devoted to bilateral contracting, which is modeled as a negotiation process involving an iterative exchange of offers and counter-offers. It focuses on coalitions of end-use consumers and describes a case study involving five schools for children located in England. The schools decide to ally into a coalition to strengthen their bargaining positions and, hopefully, to obtain better tariffs. To this end, they rely on a coordinator agent, who is defined from the group of five schools, by selecting either the “most powerful” school or the “best negotiator” school. The coordinator takes decisions according to either a “majority” rule, a “consensus” rule, or an “unanimity” rule. The simulations are performed with an agent-based system, called MATREM (for Multi-agent TRading in Electricity Markets). Although preliminary, the results suggest that coalition formation and management is beneficial to end-use customers, since the price agreed in the new forward contracts is more favorable to these agents, particularly when the coordinator is the “best negotiator” agent and considers the “unanimity” decision rule.pt_PT
dc.publisherSpringer, Champt_PT
dc.relation.ispartofseriesBook series, Communications in Computer and Information Science;Volume 887-
dc.subjectElectricity marketspt_PT
dc.subjectMATREM systempt_PT
dc.subjectIntelligent Systemspt_PT
dc.subjectBilateral contractingpt_PT
dc.titleCoalitions of end-use customers in retail electricity markets: a real-world case study involving five schools for childrenpt_PT
degois.publication.locationToledo, Spainpt_PT
degois.publication.titleInternational Workshops of PAAMS 2018pt_PT
degois.publication.volumeVol. 887pt_PT
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