Table 3: Unit schedule in 24 hours and operation costs.

Power generation of units (MW)Generation cost ($)Start up cost ($)
Hour123456789101112

1403.8315000000000146.164011182.360
2455164.48400000000130.515012283.210
3455246.84900000000148.150013715.330
4455335.78400000000159.215015266.410
5455392.24100000000152.758016253.610
6455377.5521300000000137.447018888.361100
7455421.6061300000000143.393019659.660
8455451.13413000200000140.8253.0420995.35340
94554551300080012.43700150.84316.7223424.4760
10455455130130065.2870000138.67226.0424959.41120
11455455130130074.301250010137.77832.9227291.08580
1245545513013008054.857000157.06338.0827306.240
134554551301300026.9780010153.58139.4425282.860
14455408.662130130000000139.25737.0822293.570
15455453.29501300001000120.38431.3221103.6860
16455313.7090130000000128.33022.9617741.610
17455261.0780130000000141.44112.4816823.820
18455358.1290130000000156.2300.6418517.560
19455434.03401302500000155.965020791.311800
2045545513013074.095700000155.904025037.31100
214554551300106.74400000153.255022843.320
22455330.94913002500000159.050019018.760
2345501300159.26100000155.738015046.020
244550130058.102700000156.897012965.680

Total4686906620