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Models Used for the 2002 Final Power Rate Proposal

Rate Analysis Model (RAM)

(web page posted on June 8 , 2000)


Summary: The RAM consists of five linked spreadsheet models (RAM_Prog_c.xls, RAM_7b2_c.xls, ResexRAM02_c.xls, EAF01_05_c.xls, and input_c.xls) that perform the calculations necessary to develop BPA's wholesale power rates.

Contact Person: Bill Doubleday, BPA Power Business Line, (503) 230-7570, wjdoubleday@bpa.gov

Electronic Files Currently Available: [ Notes: The 7 files below have a combined size of approximately 4.7 MB. You can download all of these files in a single compressed (self-extracting) file (.EXE file, 1.4 MB). After this file has been downloaded to a folder on a local drive, it can be decompressed by double-clicking on the file. If your web browser is configured to open PDF and/or Excel files within the browser, you can view each individual file below by clicking on the linked file name with your left mouse button. To download an individual file to a local drive, click on the linked file name with your right mouse button and select "Save Target As..."]

  1. Description of RAM Models
    RAM_Description_c.pdf (7 kb, posted June 8, 2000)

  2. Steps for Running RAM
    Running_RAM_c.pdf (8 kb, posted June 8, 2000)

  3. RAM Program Case
    RAM_Prog_c.xls (Excel 97, 1147 kb, posted June 8, 2000)

  4. RAM 7b2 Case
    RAM-7b2_c.xls (Excel 97, 591 kb, posted June 8, 2000)

  5. Residential Exchange RAM
    ResexRAM02_c.xls (Excel 97, 1479 kb, posted June 8, 2000)

  6. Energy Allocation Factor Model
    EAF01_05_c.xls (Excel 97, 627 kb, posted June 8, 2000)

  7. Input for RAM
    Input_c.xls (Excel 97, 476 kb, posted June 8, 2000)
 
 

Archive of content originally posted or last updated on:  June 8, 2000.
Content originally provided by:  Greg Gustafson, BPA Power Business Line.
Content provided by:  Greg Gustafson, 503-230-5820, gcgustafson@bpa.gov.
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