Assessment on Scheduling Coal Power Station Maintenance

  • Pedro Sánchez-Martin
  • Joaquín Fernández-Caro
  • Jorge E. delaHoz
Conference paper


A new mathematical model has been developed to assess on power station maintenance scheduling. Preventive and predictive maintenance decisions are evaluated jointly in a liberalized electric market context. A three-station case study is shown.


Mixed Integer Linear Programming Preventive Maintenance Maintenance Action Maintenance Schedule Mixed Integer Linear Programming Model 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pedro Sánchez-Martin
    • 1
  • Joaquín Fernández-Caro
    • 2
  • Jorge E. delaHoz
    • 2
  1. 1.Santiago López-de-Haro IITUniversidad Pontificia ComillasMadridSpain
  2. 2.ViesgoEnel S.A.MadridSpain

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