UPLAN-G, Gas Procurement and Competitive Analysis System
Transform Business Problems into Market Opportunities
Gas Supply: System Operations and Resource Optimization
- Daily Gas Dispatch Optimization
- Optimal Supply Portfolio Selection
- Transportation Cost Minimization
- Capacity Release & Pipeline Sizing
- Hedging & Uncertainty Analysis
UPLAN-G offers a unified environment for the detailed analysis of all aspects of gas planning including resource portfolio optimization, gas dispatch, pipeline sizing, facilities planning, and demand-side management. It delivers unsurpassed accuracy, flexibility, convenience, and speed.
UPLAN-G contains five primary simulation modules: a commodity cost module for short-term resource portfolio optimization; a commodity cost uncertainty module for risk analyses; an integrated optimization module for determining the optimal resource mix for current and future years using existing and planned resources; a market module for gas price forecasting; and a strategic finance module for predicting revenue requirements.
Successfully meeting the challenges posed by market growth and deregulation requires a suite of planning and management software tools LCG Consulting’s UPLAN-G integrated gas model.
UPLAN-G supports hourly and daily time-steps for all functions and can be linked to UTRACK, LCG’s gas deals data entry and accounting tool, as well as UPLAN-E, LCG’s electricity market model.
These features make UPLAN-G an ideal choice for utility self generation (USG) entities as well as transportation and local distribution companies (LDC).