AURORAxmp: Power Market Model

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EPIS, Inc. is the developer of the AURORAxmp Electric Market Model, the proven leading-edge software package with ready-to-use data for all the reliability regions in North America to forecast wholesale electricity market prices. Leading energy providers, power-marketing companies, energy consultants, and utilities use AURORAxmp to model wholesale electricity prices and perform short, medium, and long-term studies.

In mid-1990s, the founders of EPIS, Inc. recognized that the energy industry needed a faster, more effective analytical tool to deal with the uncertainties of a volatile electric power marketplace. Building upon a deep understanding of utility economics and resource planning, they developed the AURORAxmp Electric Market Model to provide the industry with a fast, accurate tool for planning and analysis.

AURORAxmp is a fundamentals-based model that employs a multi-area, transmission-constrained dispatch logic to simulate real market conditions. Its true economic dispatch captures the dynamics and economics of electricity markets.

AURORAxmp introduces a whole new generation in modeling power and speed. Built around the new universal language for data exchange – XML – and next-generation Microsoft .NET technology, it’s a perfect platform for improved software integration, easier data exchange and faster run times.

Since its introduction in 1997, AURORAxmp has become the industry’s premier model for reliable electric-market price forecasting, resource valuation and market-risk analysis. AURORAxmp is now the tool of choice for power marketers, resource planners, regulatory agencies, financial analysts and energy consultants throughout the U.S. and Canada.

EPIS is an Oregon Corporation with corporate offices located in Tigard, Oregon, Sandpoint, Idaho, and Salt Lake City, Utah. Click here for contact information.